Magna International will unveil its MAX4 autonomous driving platform at the upcoming Frankfurt Auto Show (IAA), underlining how automotive suppliers plan to play a crucial role in the transformation of the car industry. The Canadian supplier, one of the world’s largest, said its platform isÂ a fully integrated, customizable and scalable architecture that can enable level Read More..
Renault-Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn spoke about the digital transformation of the Franco-Japanese car alliance and other matters to reporters at the Geneva auto show in early March. You recently appointed former Nokia executive Ogi Redzic to implement the connected-car strategy at Renault and Nissan. One thing you want him to do is encourage a startup Read More..
LAS VEGAS – The new CEO of the Toyota Research Institute (TRI) said there is a lot of hard work to be done before driverless cars can be commercialized. “Although the industry has made great strides over the last five years, we are a long way from the finish line of fully automated cars,” said Read More..
Delphi is about to put its driverless technology to the test when it sends a test vehicle across the US on a 3,500 mile trip. The US automotive supplier said its test vehicle, which it showed at the international CES fair in January, will leave San Francisco on March 22 on its journey eastward. The Read More..
Audi demonstrated the technical abilities of today’s autonomous driving technologies when it raced a “piloted” RS 7 sports car around the Hockenheim Ring race track in Germany this past weekend. The premium brand, like its German competitors, has been testing driverless cars for the past couple of years on the road to eventual commercialization of Read More..