4 Feb 2022
First Public Wireless Charging Road in the United States
Electreon will deploy its first public wireless electric vehicle charging road system in the US in Detroit as part of the inductive vehicle charging pilot program. The wireless charging infrastructure, which will be implemented in the Michigan Central district, will support a suite of use cases involving various vehicle types and partners including autonomous vehicles.
10 Jan 2022
Ford: Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) and BlueCruise
Ford are a global giant in the automotive industry. Last year Ford introduced BlueCruise, an amalgamation of advanced driver assistance features providing a SAE level 2+ automated driving experience. At CES 2022 IDTechEx spoke to a Ford representative about the BlueCruise system and other Ford ADAS features.
23 Aug 2021
Package Delivery Robots' Environmental Impacts
Whether a robot or a person delivers your package, the carbon footprint would essentially be the same, according to a study that could help inform the future of automated delivery as the pandemic fuels a dramatic rise in online shopping.
4 Sep 2020
Hanon Systems are a global tier-1 automotive parts supplier focussed on thermal management. The growing electric vehicle market presents new opportunities for Hanon.
7 Sep 2017
Pizza delivery using self driving vehicles
Domino's Pizza and Ford Motor Co are launching an industry-first collaboration to understand the role that self-driving vehicles can play in pizza delivery.
9 Oct 2015
U-M opens world-class battery research lab
The open-access lab will provide space to build and test battery concepts while fully protecting the intellectual property of its users.
23 Jul 2015
Test environment for connected and driverless vehicles
he University of Michigan has opened Mcity, the world's first controlled environment specifically designed to test the potential of connected and automated vehicle technologies that will lead the way to mass-market driverless cars.
16 Jan 2015
Unconquered Sun, University Of Windsor join forces
Sun Solar Technologies Inc has received the green light on government funding for an exciting new R&D collaboration with The University of Windsor aimed at optimizing Unconquered Sun's already popular Solar Fueled Electric Vehicle Powertrain technology.
11 Dec 2013
Ford Motor Co
Ford Motor Company is one of the world's largest automotive manufacturers. It has made a late but effective entry into pure electric and hybrid cars, gaining market share rapidly.
5 Nov 2013
Ford recalls 2600 Focus Electric cars for potential power loss
Ford Motor Co is recalling 2,618 Focus Electric cars because of potential loss of power to the wheels while driving.
22 Jun 2010
Taiwan goes up market with EVs
Taiwan makes electric bicycles but mainly with most of the added value being in China, often by collaboration, in joint ventures with Chinese manufacturers.