Nissan will show three electric vehicles at Auto China 2018, as part of a lineup that offers an exciting glimpse of the future and shows the companyâ€™s strength and depth in the highly competitive and growing Chinese market.
For the first time, autonomous vehicles can be accurately tested and
trained without using real roads.
The platform significantly reduces the cost and time involved in
developing these vehicles and provides a completely safe testing
Two major vehicle manufacturers have already adopted the technology and
are already carrying out more than 2 million miles of testing per month.
To enable the operation of most fully self-driving car prototypes, the
road network needs to be mapped in high resolution. When EastLink's
Mullum Mullum tunnel was closed for overnight maintenance recently,
Telstra's aerial drone captured a LIDAR map of the tunnel. This brings
the EastLink tunnel a step closer to being able to support safe trials
of fully self-driving cars.
A Coventry-based autonomous vehicle specialist will press go on the
official start of the UK Autodrive trials in Milton Keynes this week,
with self-driving pods taking to the pavements and streets of the town
over the next 12 months.
A year after going all electric in North America, Daimler has announced that its smart car brand is all set to go fully electric in Europe by 2020, a significant move since Europe is a much bigger market for the German automaker than North America.
ViaVan has been launched in London. From now on ViaVan offers its innovative on-demand ridesharing service as an ecologically and economically valuable addition to the existing mobility services in the capital.
Gov. Rick Snyder, along with business, government and academia leaders throughout Michigan, celebrated the grand opening of the American Center for Mobility (ACM) and welcomed Microsoft as the exclusive data and cloud provider for the mobility center at the historic Willow Run site in Ypsilanti Township.
Electric vehicle charging provider Pod Point has sparked a three-year preferred supplier deal with Mitsubishi Motors in the UK, importer of the UKâ€™s bestselling plug-in hybrid vehicle, the Outlander PHEV.
Gatwickâ€™s 300 airside vehicles are stationary 90% of the time â€“ as staff attend to aircraft and passengers â€“ but a trial of electric-powered autonomous vehicles will soon see workers shuttled between popular locations on the airfield when it starts later this summer.