German government supports research to reduce cost of EVs

German government supports research to reduce cost of EVs

🕔09:11, 28.Jul 2015

The German Federal Ministry for Education and Research is funding research into ways to reduce the costs of electric vehicles. Federal Minister for Research Johanna Wanka said: “We must reach an affordable price threshold for electric vehicles. “Producing electric vehicles must become

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Fiat Chrysler recalls 1.4 million cars after Jeep hack

Fiat Chrysler recalls 1.4 million cars after Jeep hack Updated

🕔09:29, 27.Jul 2015

Fiat Chrysler has issued a safety recall affecting 1.4m vehicles in the US, after security researchers showed that one of its cars could be hacked. On Tuesday, technology magazine Wired showed that hackers could take control of a Jeep Cherokee

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IRD strengthens business in Indiana with new USD $9.9 million contract

IRD strengthens business in Indiana with new USD $9.9 million contract

🕔09:20, 27.Jul 2015

International Road Dynamics (IRD) announced last week the award of an additional Quantity Purchase Agreement valued at approximately USD $9.9 Million from the Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT). Under this agreement, IRD will be issued task orders to provide Weigh-in-Motion

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NXP wins prestigious creativity in electronics awards

NXP wins prestigious creativity in electronics awards

🕔09:00, 27.Jul 2015

NXP Semiconductors was last week named a winner in the EE Times and EDN 2015 UBM Canon ACE Awards in the Company of the Year category. The awards program honours the people and companies behind the technologies and products that

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Minimizing Driver Distraction: Vehicle from Continental wins prestigious award

Minimizing Driver Distraction: Vehicle from Continental wins prestigious award

🕔09:42, 24.Jul 2015

An expert jury from the networking and strategy group we.CONECT has honoured Continental’s Driver Focus Vehicle concept car with the prestigious “CAR HMI Concepts & System Award 2015” in the “Most Innovative HMI-Feature” category. The Driver Focus Vehicle connects a

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PTV Group names winners of the 2015 VeRoLog Solver Challenge in Vienna

PTV Group names winners of the 2015 VeRoLog Solver Challenge in Vienna

🕔09:29, 24.Jul 2015

Bright minds came together at the 2015 VeRoLog Conference in Vienna in June to discuss scientific Operations Research methods and to honour the winners of this year’s Solver Challenge. This competition was initiated by PTV Group and the EURO Working

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Boost for 8 cities’ bid for share of £20 million plug-in taxi prize

Boost for 8 cities’ bid for share of £20 million plug-in taxi prize

🕔10:45, 23.Jul 2015

Eight cities today (23 July 2015) received a huge boost in their bid to win part of a £20 million fund to increase the number of plug-in taxis. The shortlist of 8 potential winning schemes will each receive a government-backed

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“Innovation and Partnership” yield MVIS 500% growth in turnover

“Innovation and Partnership” yield MVIS 500% growth in turnover

🕔10:32, 23.Jul 2015

Leading temporary intelligent transport system (ITS) solutions provider, Mobile Visual Information Systems (MVIS), has increased its turnover by 500% over the last two years, doubling the size of its team in the last 12 months alone. Since autumn 2014, MVIS

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Audi, BMW and Daimler near deal to buy Nokia’s HERE mapping service

Audi, BMW and Daimler near deal to buy Nokia’s HERE mapping service

🕔09:28, 23.Jul 2015

A group of German car makers has agreed to pay slightly more than €2.5 billion ($2.7 billion) for Nokia’s HERE digital mapping service, prevailing over Silicon Valley bidders in a battle for a key enabling technology for self-driving cars. German luxury car

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Iteris among select group to open University of Michigan Mcity testing facility for connected and driverless vehicles

Iteris among select group to open University of Michigan Mcity testing facility for connected and driverless vehicles

🕔08:45, 23.Jul 2015

Iteris, Inc. the provider of information solutions to the transportation market, is participating in the grand opening of Mcity, the University of Michigan’s (U-M) 32 acre testing facility for connected and driverless vehicle technologies. Iteris has been a key part of many initiatives

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