Audi said T-Mobile will be its wireless carrier in the US for the Audi Connect system. The German premium car maker said it chose T-Mobile because of its reliability, the breadth of its network, its track record in automotive telematics and strong customer satisfaction with the carrier. Audi Connect, which will launch next year in Read More..
Citing strong demand for its car-rental scheme, Daimler said it is expanding its car2go operations in Austin, Texas, increasing the area where the program operates and bringing in more vehicles. The German premium carmaker said it is replacing the 200 current smart fortwo vehicles with smart â€œcar2go editionâ€ models, which it said are specifically designed Read More..
Teradata said it has completed its acquisition of Aprimo, a maker of Cloud-based integrated marketing software. The US-based data warehousing and enterprise analytics company said the move will help it â€œdrive the future of integrated marketing, enabling corporations to optimize marketing performance with more detailed, comprehensive insights from a universe exploding with big data.â€ Integrated Read More..
A US government commissioned study found no electronic flaws in Toyota vehicles that could have caused unintended acceleration incidents. The study, which was carried out by NASA space agency engineers, concluded that sticking accelerator pedals and a design flaw that enabled accelerator pedals to become trapped by floor matsÂ â€œremain the only known causes for Read More..
President Barack Obamaâ€™s goal of putting 1 million electric vehicles on American roads by 2015 is achievable, according to a government report cited by the Washington Post newspaper. The administration report contradicts the findings of an expert panel, which said last week the target could not be achieved. According to the Post, the report, which Read More..
A panel of experts said Wednesday that President Barack Obama is unlikely to attain his goal of putting 1 million electric vehicles on American roads by 2015. â€œAutomakers and suppliers do not have sufficient production targets, and the demand from consumers is not yet robust enough to hit the 1 million target,â€ the panel said Read More..