The BMW Group, Northvolt and Umicore have formed a joint technology consortium in order to work closely together on the continued development of a complete and sustainable value chain for battery cells for electrified vehicles in Europe.
Ford is trialling a new way in which connected car technology could set us on that journey â€“ and that takes its lead from how humans negotiate their way through busy crowds, by slowing down or speeding up to avoid collisions, without coming to a standstill.
Alliance Ventures, the corporate venture capital fund of Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, the worldâ€™s largest automotive group by unit sales, announced that it led a $5 million Series A investment in Coord, the US mobility data platform.
Silicon Mobility, a full stack semiconductor technology player powering control solutions for a cleaner, safer and smarter mobility, has announced the completion of its $10 million Series B funding led by Capital-E and Cipio Partners including undisclosed private industry investors.
At Huawei Connect 2018, Huawei and Audi showed their future plans of a cooperation in the field of intelligent connected vehicles (ICV), featuring the new Audi Q7 as a demonstration of this state-of-the-art technology.
At Huawei Connect 2018, Bosch, a global supplier of technology and services, and Huawei, a global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices, announced a partnership to accelerate the development of the internet of things (IoT) in China.
RoboSense, an autonomous driving LiDAR perception solution provider, announced the completion of Chinaâ€™s largest-ever single round of financing for a LiDAR company, a combined investment of over $45 million (RMB 300 million).
ChargePoint and EVBox, two of the worldâ€™s popular electric vehicle (EV) charging networks, announced a roaming agreement that will enable EV drivers to roam between charging networks, making EV charging more accessible than ever.
Microsoft Corp. and Grab, the leading on-demand transportation, mobile payments and online-to-offline services platform in Southeast Asia, announced a strategic partnership that will transform the delivery of digital services and mobility in the region by leveraging Microsoftâ€™s world-class expertise in machine learning and other artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities.
Bosch launched a new sharing service for electric vans together with toom, a subsidiary of the German retail group Rewe, the company will be testing the service at hardware stores, which is precisely where there is a demand for vans with sufficient space to carry heavy and bulky purchases.
Hyundai Cradle, Hyundai Motor Companyâ€™s corporate venturing and open innovation business, announced that it is investing in Perceptive Automata to develop artificial intelligence software for self-driving cars and automated systems.
Metawave Corporation announced the first ever industry demonstration of advanced radar that is able to detect automobiles and their speed at 300 metres, and pedestrians and bicycles as far as 180 metres.
Duke Energy is installing up to 530 electric vehicle, or EV, charging stations within its Florida service area that will provide the necessary infrastructure network to promote and support the benefits of clean electric transportation.