Veoneer begins production of Technology Suite for Polestar 2

The automotive technology company Veoneer, Inc., has launched its state-of-the-art suite of collision mitigation technology on the new fully electric Polestar 2. Veoneer has begun production of its advanced sensing technology and software enabling the Polestar 2 to become a leader in the next generation of car safety. The system allows the Polestar 2 to gather information and data about its surroundings and the trajectory of vehicles around it to assist drivers to avoid potentially hazardous situations.

ElectraMeccanica develops mobile app for Remote Monitoring of its SOLO EV

ElectraMeccanica develops mobile app for Remote Monitoring of its SOLO EV

ElectraMeccanica Vehicles Corp., a designer and manufacturer of electric vehicles, has begun development of its new smartphone app that will enable remote monitoring capabilities for SOLO EV owners.

A second pair of eyes: all new kia Sorento eliminates driver blind spots

A second pair of eyes: all new kia Sorento eliminates driver blind spots

Kia has revealed details of the cutting-edge Blind-Spot View Monitor (BVM) technology included with the all-new Kia Sorento SUV. This ‘second pair of eyes’ for drivers is designed to enhance safety for Sorento occupants and other road users by eliminating a driver’s left- and right-side blind spots.

Realistic lab tests for e-vehicle batteries

Realistic lab tests for e-vehicle batteries

Thorough testing is paramount to the safety and reliability of the batteries that power electric vehicles. However, the lab tests conducted to date have been anything but realistic. Fraunhofer researchers have developed a new type of testing environment that combines physical components with mathematical simulations of vehicles. This setup is the first to enable lab trials under real-world conditions.

The MAHLE air conditioning condenser - a high performer in an exposed position

The MAHLE air conditioning condenser - a high performer in an exposed position

Air conditioning condensers for hybrid and electric vehicles are even more operationally relevant than those for conventional vehicles.

Gaming the Industry

Gaming the Industry

Oxbotica, a global leader in autonomous vehicle software, is employing world-leading video game developers who have worked on some of the highest-rated titles of the last decade to create the autonomous software for the vehicles of the future.

Intel acquires Moovit to accelerate Mobileye's MaaS offering

Intel acquires Moovit to accelerate Mobileye's MaaS offering

Intel Corporation announced it has acquired Moovit, a mobility-as-a-service (MaaS) solutions company, for approximately $900 million ($840 million net of Intel Capital equity gain).

Karma showcases extended range E-Flex platform for utility van applications

Karma showcases extended range E-Flex platform for utility van applications

Karma Automotive announced its E-Flex utility van platform with extended range electric vehicle (EREV) architecture. The new platform is one of five demonstration projects designed to illustrate Karma’s technical direction and capabilities through the use of highly versatile EREV and battery electric (BEV) chassis systems.

JLR UK expands online and remote services

JLR UK expands online and remote services

Following a trial period and a staged rollout Jaguar Land Rover UK has expanded its online sales offering in light of Coronavirus restrictions so that customers can browse, build and order online from the safety of their own home.