• Monday, August 29, 2022
    U-turn: why car manufacturers should rely on hydrogen after all.Hydrogen will not be the drive technology of the future. This is considered a foregone conclusion in the automotive industry. Nevertheless, some manufacturers are rethinking.The automotive industry has decided that the future belongs to e-mobility. Or maybe not? The designated VW boss Oliver Blume is a strong advocate of so-called e-fuels, i.e. synthetic fuels. There are also some people on the board of the Bavarian car manufacturer BMW who do not yet want to write off the combustion engine. For them, however, the air gradually becomes thin. Because the arguments against ...
  • Sunday, August 28, 2022
    According to an exclusive report by MarketsandMarkets, the automotive AI market will reach $7 billion by 2027 at a CAGR of 24.1%. Automotive artificial intelligence market size is projected to grow from $2.3 billion in 2022 to $7 billion by 2027; According to a new report by MarketsandMarkets™, it is expected to grow at a CAGR of 24.1% between 2022 and 2027. The key factors contributing to the growth of the Automotive Artificial Intelligence market include the adoption of ADAS technology by OEMs, and the increasing demand for better user experience and convenient features are among the factors driving the ...
  • Saturday, August 27, 2022
    Disruptive technology has started deepening in its roots in the automotive industry and with time, we have been seeing the increasing adoption of features like ADAS, telematics or simply, the connected mobility solutions. Indicating this, a report from MarketsandMarkets states that, “the global automotive software market size is expected to grow at the CAGR of 13.1 percent to $40.1 billion by 2027 from $21.7 billion in 2022. Compliance towards fuel efficiency standards, comfort, and convenience, and need for reducing vehicle downtime will drive the market for automotive software.With the increasing consumer interest in connected cars and ADAS solutions, the auto industry ...
  • Friday, August 26, 2022
    Effects of Augmented Reality on the Automotive Industry  Analytics Insight
  • Thursday, August 25, 2022
    We are just at the beginning of making the world a more sustainable place, and electrification is the key technology enabler to accelerate to a net zero future.We have heard a lot about sustainability, but what is it, really? The current definition of sustainability in the Oxford English Dictionary is “The property of being environmentally sustainable; the degree to which a process or enterprise is able to be maintained or continued while avoiding the long-term depletion of natural resources.” This is a complex concept, and there are three aspects worth talking about.First, the impact. In simplest terms, sustainability is about ...
  • Monday, August 22, 2022
    What you’ll learn: How battery innovation (e.g., solid-state batteries) may change the landscape in relation to range, lifespan, efficiency, acceleration, and charging-speed capabilities. What technologies are being evaluated in the market to improve the energy capacity of batteries? Important tests and measurements to evaluate the performance of powertrain and battery components.   The regulatory push to reach net-zero emissions and increased customer preference for electric vehicles (EVs) has resulted in 18 of the 20 largest auto-manufacturing OEMs in the world committing to increase their EV sales and offerings, according to the IEA[1]. With an infusion of upwards of $200 billion ...
  • Saturday, August 20, 2022
    It's 2022 and this is the future that we used to dream of. With it comes technology and modernity. Vehicles, for instance, has gone modern. A new trend nowadays is an electric vehicle.We hate commutes. The hassle that it brings can cause stress. But the rising fuel prices for cars is also problematic, not to mention the environment impact of carbon emission.With all these issues, electric and hybrid vehicles provide a practical solution to our commute problems. Here are the five reasons why it is a wise move to get an electric car.(Photo : Ralph Hutter)1. Cuts on Fuel CostsOver ...
  • Thursday, August 18, 2022
    Nineteen cars – all electric vehicles (EVs) or plug-in hybrids (PHEVs) – likely qualify for a federal tax credit today. A handful more will gain eligibility early in 2023. All will lose eligibility when government agencies finish drafting rules the law requires unless the automotive industry makes quick changes.That’s the takeaway from a list of likely eligible vehicles published by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Alternative Fuels Data Center late yesterday. But the word “likely” is doing some work there. Even the government seems less than sure about how the new government incentive program works.Changes to the LawPresident Biden signed ...
  • Monday, August 01, 2022
    Last year, robot orders were up by 67 percent[1] in comparison to the previous year. And according to the International Federation of Robotics, 1 in every 2 industrial robots sold globally is bought by US automakers. This goes to show just how much the auto industry appreciates the benefits of automation.Automakers have always been pioneers of automation; they started using sensor technology and industrial robots in their assembly plants years ago to increase efficiency and productivity. Want to know how automation is influencing the automotive industry today? Read on. Automated Decision-MakingThe way data is used has changed considerably. It can ...
  • Thursday, July 21, 2022
    The Internet of Things has led to rapid transformational change in the automotive sector, and there is no doubt about that. The power [1]struggle between automakers and software developers is a symptom of the on-going transformation, like birth pangs as the industry reinvents itself. IoT-related technologies [2]will draw the map for the industry to follow, and the connected car will play a significant role on the roads and in the future economy. IoT is revolutionizing the whole automotive industry [3]along with other disruptive technologies. Refinement in this field has gotten the pitch of exploring improvement in automobiles as far as ...
  • Friday, June 17, 2022
    Recent developments in developing sodium-ion battery technology might provide a solution to the materials crisis in the electric mobility transition.The warnings are everywhere, too much sodium is bad for your health as we have been told by adverts and even doctors suggest that patients move to low-sodium salts. However, it is sodium that might turn out to be an environmental saviour in the green energy transition. Until now, a vast majority of batteries that have been used in electric vehicles are of various lithium-ion chemistries. Whilst lithium-based batteries take advantage of the light elemental weight of lithium, there are significant ...
  • Wednesday, June 08, 2022
    Partner content[1]Transport[2]The car industry is continually being transformed by the rapid speed of technological progress and innovation. Car technology and innovation are taking place at an extraordinary pace. The old manufacturing strategy of creating automobiles in a plant and distributing them to dealerships is being disrupted by new technologies like autonomous vehicles and shared mobility services. Before you use an online PCP calculator to buy a car, check out the following top five trends in-car technology that you can implement and enjoy this summer. [3]1. Rise in demand for autonomous vehiclesEvery major car company is focusing on self-driving vehicles as a prominent ...
  • Tuesday, June 07, 2022
    Illustration: © IoT For AllIoT solutions have begun to develop extensively a little over 10 years ago, and immediately became firmly established in the automotive industry[1]. It is projected to be more than 163 million[2] active IoT connections in the vehicles by 2025. This makes the automotive market one of the most susceptible to IoT innovations. This trend is not surprising because the Internet of Things offers many advantages, especially in the automotive area. For instance, they can be used for improving navigation and making driving more comfortable and safe, while opening up new opportunities for supply chain companies. This ...
  • Thursday, May 19, 2022
    Earlier this month, the EcoMotion 2022 conference[1] took place, where companies and experts from across the automotive technology industry gathered to showcase the latest innovations defining the sector.From computer vision to artificial intelligence, the advancements on display paint a telling picture of the ways that we will interact with our vehicles in the pretty-near future.Autonomous vehicles[2] were also present at the conference, with new technologies showcased by companies such as the driving system verification platform Foretellix. The company’s platform is used by companies like Volvo, MobilEye and Amazon Web Services[3] to verify the safety and viability of the software used ...
  • Sunday, May 01, 2022
    In autonomous and self-driving vehicle news are Tesla, Ouster, Indy Autonomous Challenge and Untether AI.Tesla Summons a Crash with a JetA Tesla in summon mode is shown in a Reddit video crashing into a.$3.5 million Cirrus vision jet.Ouster’s First DF A-SampleOuster, Inc. (NYSE: OUST) (“Ouster” or “the Company”), a leading provider of high-resolution digital lidar sensors, announced the manufacture and shipment of the first Digital Flash (DF) series A-sample, delivering on a major milestone in its strategic development agreement with its global automotive OEM partner1. The first DF A-sample marks a significant achievement on the Company’s path to series production ...
  • Friday, April 29, 2022
    Electric cars[1] are becoming more popular by the day, and with good reason. They’re environmentally friendly, easy to drive, and generally provide a better driving experience than their gas-powered counterparts.But electric vehicles aren’t just limited to Tesla[2] anymore – over the past few years; many other manufacturers have developed their own full electric vehicles for drivers who want all the benefits of an EV without spending a small fortune.Here are just six of the most exciting and lesser-known electric vehicles available to consumers today: 1. Nissan LeafThe Leaf[3] has been around for a while now, but it’s still one of the ...
  • Tuesday, April 19, 2022
    Most electric vehicles on sale today run on 400 volts, but that may change by the middle of the decade, according to one report. Right now, only a handful of automakers, namely Audi, Porsche, Hyundai and Kia, which have entered a partnership with Rimac Automobili, are the only ones selling EVs that run on an 800-volt architecture. The only exception is the Lucid Air that has a 900-volt architecture created with proprietary tech. Running on such a high voltage gives all these EVs unmatched charging speeds and lower charging times that make them attractive for potential buyers. All the vehicles ...
  • Friday, April 08, 2022
    The BMW Group is stepping up its activities in the field of sustainability and will use cast aluminium wheels produced with 100-percent green power for its BMW and MINI brands from 2024 onwards. For the BMW Group, this is another step towards its goal of creating the most sustainable supply chain in the automotive industry. The transition applies, in particular, to the energy-intensive electrolysis used in producing aluminium and to the wheel-casting process. To this end, corresponding agreements have been reached with all BMW Group wheel suppliers.Up until now, wheels have accounted for about five percent of supply chain CO2 emissions. ...
  • Wednesday, April 06, 2022
    Author : Shreeras Shetty, Allied Market Research06 April 2022Hydrogen vehicles are gaining immense popularity across the globe, owing to the impeccable environmental benefits they provide. People are increasingly concerned about the adverse environmental impact due to the excess usage and emission from conventional vehicles.Thus, electric vehicles, hydrogen vehicles and combination vehicles are gaining immense traction around the world due to their increased efficiency, affordable maintenance, minimum environmental impact, and advanced interface. Prominent automotive manufacturers have already entered the market – but not quite explosively. For instance, Toyota launched its car Toyota Mirai back in 2014 as one of the first cars ...
  • Friday, February 25, 2022
    Electric vehicles will benefit immensely from the 5G push. Gartner has predicted that, by 2023, the automotive sector will be the most significant market opportunity for 5G IoT solutions, taking up more than half of the entire 5G IoT market By: Sacheen Patil, Vice President & Global Head, IoT Practice & Embedded Systems CoE, Yash TechnologiesWe are living in an era of connectivity. The Fourth Industrial Revolution (Industry 4.0) will bring the concept of smart factories, connected cars, smart homes, smart cities, and many more to the forefront. This transformation is predicated on the availability of higher bandwidths and faster ...