Category Automotive

Nissan Sets 2027 for Self-Driving Services

Nissan Sets 2027 for Self-Driving Services

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. announced plans to commercialize its autonomous driving mobility services in Japan by fiscal year 2027, marking a pivotal move towards its Nissan Ambition 2030 vision. This initiative aims to address the transportation challenges faced by local…

Bosch-Microsoft AI Drive Safety Boost

Bosch-Microsoft AI Drive Safety Boost

Bosch and Microsoft are joining forces to advance road safety through generative AI. At the forefront of automotive innovation, Bosch’s initiative aims to integrate cutting-edge AI applications into vehicles, enhancing convenience and safety for all road users. This collaboration was…

HELLA Academy's ADAS Training Debut

HELLA Academy’s ADAS Training Debut

HELLA has officially unveiled its HELLA Academy, a new training facility endorsed by the Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI), located in Chipping Warden, Banbury. This announcement marks the launch of a cutting-edge educational program focusing initially on Advanced Driver…

LG Innotek Unveils Heating Camera Module

LG Innotek Unveils Heating Camera Module

LG Innotek has developed a groundbreaking High-performance Heating Camera Module for autonomous vehicles, incorporating advanced ultra-precision optical design and technology. This innovative module is designed to tackle the challenges of snow and frost in freezing temperatures, ensuring clear visibility and…

Waymo Robotaxi Expansion Delayed

Waymo Robotaxi Expansion Delayed

The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) has suspended Waymo‘s robotaxi expansion in Los Angeles and San Mateo counties for at least 120 days, pending further review. This decision, effective immediately, follows recent safety concerns linked to Waymo’s autonomous vehicles, including…

Hyundai-KAIST Launch LiDAR Lab

Hyundai-KAIST Launch LiDAR Lab

Hyundai Motor, Kia, and KAIST have joined forces to spearhead the development of cutting-edge autonomous driving sensors. The collaboration will see the establishment of the Hyundai Motor Group-KAIST On-Chip LiDAR Joint Research Lab at KAIST’s Daejeon headquarters. This initiative aims…

Revolutionizing Driving: AR HUD Tech

Revolutionizing Driving: AR HUD Tech

The automotive industry is undergoing a transformative shift with the introduction of Augmented Reality Head-Up Display (AR HUD) technology. This innovation is redefining the driving experience by offering drivers unparalleled convenience and safety. FIC AR HUD stands out by allowing…

Haomo's Autonomous Drive Boost

Haomo’s Autonomous Drive Boost

Haomo.AI has successfully secured over RMB 100 million in its Series B1 financing round, spearheaded by Chengdu Wufa Private Equity Fund Management Co., Ltd. This significant investment marks a pivotal moment in the autonomous driving industry, particularly as the first…

ECARX Opens Stuttgart Tech Hub

ECARX Opens Stuttgart Tech Hub

ECARX Holdings Inc., a leading global automotive technology provider, announced the inauguration of its new office in Stuttgart, Germany, signaling a significant expansion in its global sales and technical business development capabilities. This strategic move aims to enhance the company’s…

Recogni Secures $102M Funding

Recogni Secures $102M Funding

Recogni, Inc., a pioneer in AI-based computing, has successfully secured $102 million in Series C funding, co-led by Celesta Capital and GreatPoint Ventures. This significant investment round also saw contributions from existing stakeholders such as Mayfield, DNS Capital, BMW i…

GM's Super Cruise Hits 750K Miles

GM’s Super Cruise Hits 750K Miles

General Motors (GM) has significantly expanded its Super Cruise hands-free driving network, now offering around 750,000 miles of compatible roads across the United States and Canada. This development positions Super Cruise as the leader in North America’s hands-free driving technology,…

AV Bill Seeks Human Operators

AV Bill Seeks Human Operators

In Sacramento, California, Teamsters, state legislators, and labor advocates have rallied together to reintroduce a pivotal bill aimed at integrating human oversight into the operation of autonomous vehicles (AVs). The legislation, Assembly Bill 2286 (AB 2286), mandates the presence of…

Motional's AV Fleet Insights Revealed

Motional’s AV Fleet Insights Revealed

In the rapidly evolving landscape of autonomous vehicles (AVs), Motional‘s Command Center stands out as a beacon of innovation, offering a detailed glimpse into AV performance. This high-tech hub enables real-time tracking of every robotaxi within the fleet, ensuring both…

Project 3 Mobility Secures €100M Funding

Project 3 Mobility Secures €100M Funding

Project 3 Mobility, a pioneer in urban autonomous mobility from Croatia, has successfully concluded its Series A funding, aggregating the investment to approximately €100 million. This infusion of capital underscores the market’s confidence in Project 3 Mobility’s innovative approach towards…