The Audi e-tron Charging Service has received the green light to go on-grid in ten markets. The service will be rolled out in a further six markets in the first quarter and expanded in Eastern Europe over the course of the year.
Tata Motors announced the next milestone on its journey of driving electrification, through its partnership with Capgemini, to deploy Tigor Electric Vehicles (EV) in three major cities. Capgemini, a global leader in consulting, technology services and digital transformation, will deploy the Tigor EVs at its Bengaluru, Chennai and Hyderabad campus, reinforcing its commitment to a sustainable environment.
Georges Massing, responsible for the “User Interaction & Software” Centre Management in Research and Development, will take over as Head of the Department “Digital Vehicle & Mobility” on March 1, 2019. Until this date, Sajjad Khan, Member of the Divisional Board of Mercedes-Benz Cars for CASE and Head of Digital Vehicle & Mobility, will continue to perform this task in simultaneously.
Greenlots, a US-based electric vehicle (EV) charging and energy
management software and solutions company, announced that it has signed
an agreement to become a wholly owned subsidiary of Shell New Energies
US LLC, a subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell plc.
The InclusivEV Demonstrator project, a €3.8 million ($4.33 million)
pan-European project which aims to widen access to electric vehicles
(EVs) through an affordable car sharing scheme, successfully launched
its first demonstration site in Solihull, West Midlands in December
London start-up, hiyacar continues to gain momentum with yet another
senior hire to its leadership team. Sepi Arani joins as Head of Growth
at hiyacar with the aim to drive further growth for the peer-to-peer
company at the forefront of the rising sharing economy.
Infiniti announced that it has issued multiple Letters of Intent to
explore premium mobility solutions with several start-ups who recently
attended a twelve-week Infiniti LAB global accelerator program in Hong
Kong. Their aim is to develop brand-specific solutions that create
frictionless customer experiences.
ISBX, a leading app development and software services agency, has partnered with OjO Electric LLC, a Light Electric Vehicle (LEV) mobility solutions company, to launch the first-ever sit-down electric scooter rideshare in Austin, Texas.
Robert Bosch Venture Capital GmbH (RBVC), the corporate venture capital company of the Bosch Group, is participating in AutoAI’s $104 million Series A. AutoAI strives to provide integrated Internet of Vehicle (IOV) solutions, based on big data and its smart cloud platform.
Magna, a mobility technology company and one of the world’s largest
automotive suppliers, delivered an update on its industry-first
multi-year collaboration with Lyft, during a press conference at the
2019 North American International Auto Show in Detroit.
Honda Canada Inc. announced a joint partnership with Toyota Canada and
Transition énergétique Québec that will invest in a hydrogen
infrastructure project on the south shore of Montreal to be completed by
the end of 2019.