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The Future of Technology in the Automotive Industry

Credit: towardsdatascience.com Much like cell phones are now capable of doing more than making calls, cars can do much more than drive and park. In recent years, the automotive industry has worked hand-in-hand with major technology companies in order to deliver the most advanced, safest and most comfortable vehicles out there. Cars are becoming large […]

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Sono Motors launches community car-sharing

Credit: electrive.com Sono Motors has announced that it will expand its community car-sharing service beyond its Sion to include all vehicles. Theoretically, this means that all cars can be offered for sharing via Sono’s car-sharing service – within a trusted community. Community car sharing has so far been a feature of the announced Sion electric […]

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Nissan-backed Chinese startup WeRide develops self-driving vans

Credit: reuters.com WeRide, a China-based autonomous driving startup, said on Thursday that it would start developing self-driving vans for urban logistics service, with automaker JMC (000550.SZ) and delivery firm ZTO Express (2057.HK). The Guangzhou-based startup, led by founder Tony Han, is pursuing what is known in the auto industry as a level 4 autonomous standard, […]

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Musk says car production is hard, Anand Mahindra agrees

Credit: auto.economictimes.indiatimes.com Mahindra group chairman Anand Mahindra has agreed with Tesla CEO Elon Musk that motor vehicle production is a difficult job and that generating positive cash flow is even tougher. Mahindra group chairman Anand Mahindra has agreed with Tesla CEO Elon Musk that motor vehicle production is a difficult job and that generating positive […]

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Why Tesla, Apple, Google and Facebook are designing their own chips

Credit: us.newschant.com Not content material with counting on commonplace chips that are in excessive demand, among the world’s greatest tech companies are growing their own semiconductors. Apple, Amazon, Facebook, Tesla and Baidu are all shunning established chip companies and bringing sure points of chip growth in-house, in line with company bulletins and media experiences. “Increasingly, […]

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Don’t Use Cell Phone While Driving – Here Are The Reasons Why

It’s already a known knowledge, but apparently, many of us need to learn or relearn it. So here are the reasons why you don’t use cell phone while driving. A lot of people have done texting or using their cell phones while driving. They’re on the road, they get a notification, and they reach for […]

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Japan Doesn’t Have Enough Electric Cars for Its EV Chargers

Credit: bloomberg.com Japan, which Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga has pledged will become carbon neutral by 2050, is grappling with a classic ‘build it and they will come’ problem. After offering subsidies to the tune of 100 billion yen ($911 million) in fiscal 2012 to build charging stations and spur electric-vehicle adoption, charging poles mushroomed.  Now, […]

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How China and Japan are Competing Over Indonesia’s Car Industry

Credit: thediplomat.com Chinese carmakers are making quick inroads into Japan’s long-standing dominance of the Indonesian auto market. After competing over high-speed rail, China and Japan are now increasingly competing with each other over Indonesia’s growing automotive market. Last week it was reported China’s Chery Automobile Co. Ltd. has announced that it is ready to re-enter […]

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Overheating Cars: The Causes, Dangers, and Solutions

Credit: actionautoutah.com An overheating car is one of the many signs that your vehicle needs immediate attention. But, for the most part, the reason a vehicle overheats is a simple problem that people ignore. Prevent your car from overheating by following these tips. As of writing, we’re in the middle of the summer season. And […]

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Waymo expanding autonomous ride service to San Francisco

Credit: auto.economictimes.indiatimes.com For now the vehicles will have human backup drivers on board. But at some point the company plans to run the vehicles without them like it now does in the Phoenix area. Waymo, the Google self-driving vehicle spinoff, is expanding its autonomous ride-hailing service to San Francisco. Selected “trusted tester” customers in the […]