BERLIN – Digital transformation at Volkswagen Group has for years been a core part of the carmaker’s strategy, but executives are constantly adapting the way the changes are implemented. “A few years ago we created a central department for the digital transformation of the Volkswagen Group, said Falk Bothe, director digital transformation office of the Read More..
Geneva Motor Show saw a rash of new electric vehicles and concepts from Honda, Nissan, Fiat and Volkswagen, as auto industry enters the era of mass electrification. By Paul Fisher. Honda e Prototype Honda’s so-called EV for Europe made its debut at Geneva. Positioned as an “urban commuter”, the car features a range of over 200km Read More..
According to autonomous vehicle blog The Last License Holder, 28 companies are actively testing cars on public roads in the state of California. In total, they operated 467 vehicles and covered just over 2 million miles in autonomous mode with 143,720 disengagements occurring. According to the site Waymo is way ahead its newest rival GM Cruise Read More..
Volkswagen’s first mass-market electric vehicle is set to launch later in 2019. In addition to the new car’s electric credentials, the company has focused production for the new VW ID. series on avoiding and reducing CO2 emissions. The battery cells will be produced in Europe, and the energy will come from green power sources. Meanwhile, the ID Read More..
HANNOVER – Tomorrow’s cars will be part of a digital ecosystem that relies on full connectivity, Daimler’s top strategist, Wilko Andreas Stark, said Thursday. “Personal mobility will change forever as a result of digitalization,” Stark told the automotiveIT Congress here. The Daimler executive said tomorrow’s mobility will be defined by keyÂ trends such as electrification, autonomous Read More..
The automotiveIT Congress, held annually during the CeBIT high-tech fair in Hanover, is set to take place March 17. With its focus on the digital transformation of the auto industry, the one-day conference brings together more than 500 top decision makers from automotive and IT companies. Speakers include CIOs and other senior executives from some Read More..
The annual carIT Congress, organized by the automotiveIT Group, will take place September 30 at the Hanover fairgrounds during the IAA truck fair. The event, which has as its theme “Connected Car; the Future of Mobility,” will bring together around 500 decision makers from the automotive and IT industries. Speakers include Audi r&d chief Ulrich Read More..
The automotiveIT Congress will take place during the CeBIT high-tech fair in Hanover Thursday, March 13, with discussions set to focus on how IT is helping the auto industry adapt to new business realities. The one-day conference will feature a range of top speakers from the automotive and IT industries. Among them are Randy Mott, Read More..
Wolfgang Ziebart, engineering director at Jaguar Land Rover, will deliver a keynote address at the inaugural automotiveIT International Congress in London. As the former CEO of German chip maker Infineon, Ziebart is ideally placed to discuss the strengthening ties between automakers and the high-tech industry. Since Ziebart joined JLR in July, the British premium car Read More..
automotiveIT will host its fifth annual IT conference March 7, 2013, in Hanover. The event, which will have as its theme “IT technologies are changing the auto industry,” is staged each year during the annual CeBIT high-tech fair. The 2012 conference, called automotiveDAY, was attended by more than 500 executives from the auto and IT Read More..