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Edmunds: Ioniq, Bolt, Leaf give EV buyers options to Model…

USA TODAY The Tesla Model 3 has captured the interest of both mainstream car buyers and electric vehicle enthusiasts alike. The Model 3’s combination of sleek styling, long-range and semi-autonomous driving features gives the Model 3 an “it” factor that’s hard …… More

USA TODAY The Tesla Model 3 has captured the interest of both mainstream car buyers and electric vehicle enthusiasts alike. The Model 3’s combination of sleek styling, long-range and semi-autonomous driving features gives the Model 3 an “it” factor that’s hard …… More

Groupe Renault partners with Oktal to develop autonomous vehicles | Arab News

Groupe Renault has announced the acquisition of a 35 percent stake in a new joint venture, autonomous vehicle simulation (AVS), formed together with Oktal, a subsidiary of Sogeclair, a French aerospace and simulation company based in Toulouse, France. It said the step would allow Renault and the Renault-Nissan Alliance to continue delivering a menu of advanced technologies by furthering autonomous More

Groupe Renault has announced the acquisition of a 35 percent stake in a new joint venture, autonomous vehicle simulation (AVS), formed together with Oktal, a subsidiary of Sogeclair, a French aerospace and simulation company based in Toulouse, France. It said the step would allow Renault and the Renault-Nissan Alliance to continue delivering a menu of advanced technologies by furthering autonomous More

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Tesla Model 3: first look at new dual computing platform Tesla developed for Autopilot and MCU | Electrek

With all the recent rumors about Tesla using different chips for its computing solutions to power the Autopilot and infotainment systems in its vehicle recently, there’s some confusion about Tesla’s current onboard computers.

Today, we clear things up with a new exclusive first look at the computing platform inside the Model 3.

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With all the recent rumors about Tesla using different chips for its computing solutions to power the Autopilot and infotainment systems in its vehicle recently, there’s some confusion about Tesla’s current onboard computers.

Today, we clear things up with a new exclusive first look at the computing platform inside the Model 3.

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Toyota Research Institute offers first public demonstration of autonomous vehicle test platform – Vision Systems Design

Toyota Research Institute (TRI) offered the first public demonstration of its Platform 2.1 autonomous vehicle test platform, which enables research and development of its Guardian and Chauffeur automated driving platforms.
This demonstration comes just months after committing to an initial investment of $100 million to launch Toyota AI Ventures, a new corporate venture capital subsi More

Toyota Research Institute (TRI) offered the first public demonstration of its Platform 2.1 autonomous vehicle test platform, which enables research and development of its Guardian and Chauffeur automated driving platforms.
This demonstration comes just months after committing to an initial investment of $100 million to launch Toyota AI Ventures, a new corporate venture capital subsi More

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Panasonic steps up lithium-ion battery production amid…

The Japan Times OSAKA – Panasonic Corp. said Friday it will start manufacturing lithium-ion batteries for electric cars in fiscal 2019 at its plant in Himeji, Hyogo Prefecture, expanding domestic production to meet growing demand for green vehicles across the globe.… More

The Japan Times OSAKA – Panasonic Corp. said Friday it will start manufacturing lithium-ion batteries for electric cars in fiscal 2019 at its plant in Himeji, Hyogo Prefecture, expanding domestic production to meet growing demand for green vehicles across the globe.… More

A $5 trillion transition is taking place in the electric…

Business Insider Auto shows are rolling out new electric vehicle (EV) models; China says it’s planning on banning internal combustion engines (ICE); and Daimler is jockeying with Tesla in the budding electric truck segment.… More

Business Insider Auto shows are rolling out new electric vehicle (EV) models; China says it’s planning on banning internal combustion engines (ICE); and Daimler is jockeying with Tesla in the budding electric truck segment.… More

Centre ordered 10,000 Tata EV

NEW DELHI: State-run Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL) today said it will procure 10,000 electric vehicles from Tata Motors after a competitive bidding.
Tata Motors will supply the electric vehicles (EVs) in two phases with 500 e-cars in the first phase in November 2017 and the remaining 9,500 EVs in the second phase, EESL said in a statement.

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NEW DELHI: State-run Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL) today said it will procure 10,000 electric vehicles from Tata Motors after a competitive bidding.
Tata Motors will supply the electric vehicles (EVs) in two phases with 500 e-cars in the first phase in November 2017 and the remaining 9,500 EVs in the second phase, EESL said in a statement.

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I spent $64,000 to discover this ground shattering truth!… – Level 10

In the past 7 months, I have traveled to the 6 most developed cities in the world with one mission in mind:
Find the next BIG thing in Tech!
…. so I can focus the next 15 years of my life trying to do something in that sector. The cities I visited were:

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In the past 7 months, I have traveled to the 6 most developed cities in the world with one mission in mind:
Find the next BIG thing in Tech!
…. so I can focus the next 15 years of my life trying to do something in that sector. The cities I visited were:

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A $5 trillion transition is taking place in the electric vehicle market – Business Insider

Change in the world of wheels is accelerating! Momentum is building and some days it’s hard to keep up.

Every week, the assumptions about the future of transportation, and the energy systems that turn our wheels, are becoming more Jetson-esque.

The excitement is palpable and as a technology junkie I love it. Auto shows are rolling out new electric vehicle (EV) models; China says it More

Change in the world of wheels is accelerating! Momentum is building and some days it’s hard to keep up.

Every week, the assumptions about the future of transportation, and the energy systems that turn our wheels, are becoming more Jetson-esque.

The excitement is palpable and as a technology junkie I love it. Auto shows are rolling out new electric vehicle (EV) models; China says it More

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China sets new deadline for electric car quota | Business | DW | 28.09.2017

China has set a 2019 deadline for global carmakers to meet new quotas for so-called New Energy Vehicles (NEVs), meaning their annual sales in China must hit a specific threshold of electric cars or plug-in hybrids.
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China has set a 2019 deadline for global carmakers to meet new quotas for so-called New Energy Vehicles (NEVs), meaning their annual sales in China must hit a specific threshold of electric cars or plug-in hybrids.
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Toyota and Mazda are making a new company to develop electric cars – The Verge

More automakers are partnering in preparation for an electric car future. Mazda and Toyota are next, joining with Denso Corporation to form a new company that will develop electric vehicle technologies.

The deal, announced today, comes about a month after Toyota said it would take a 5 percent stake in Mazda and that the two would pursue electric vehicles and necessary research and d More

More automakers are partnering in preparation for an electric car future. Mazda and Toyota are next, joining with Denso Corporation to form a new company that will develop electric vehicle technologies.

The deal, announced today, comes about a month after Toyota said it would take a 5 percent stake in Mazda and that the two would pursue electric vehicles and necessary research and d More

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Toyota | Automaker Advances Autonomous Development | Technology content from WardsAuto

Toyota says its latest autonomous research vehicle more accurately understands its surroundings and has improved object detection.

Toyota showed off its new Platform 2.1 technology, which also can better predict data such as road signs and lane markings to support map development, in a prior-generation Lexus LS on a closed course for the investor community this week. More

Toyota says its latest autonomous research vehicle more accurately understands its surroundings and has improved object detection.

Toyota showed off its new Platform 2.1 technology, which also can better predict data such as road signs and lane markings to support map development, in a prior-generation Lexus LS on a closed course for the investor community this week. More

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Charge Your EV with Your Phone: Discover Tap to Charge | ChargePoint

Thanks to more model options for consumers (like the Chevy Bolt EV, Tesla Model 3 and new Nissan LEAF), electric vehicles are becoming more popular than ever, with skyrocketing sales . More people driving electric means more people charging where they live, work and play, and all of these drivers expect a simple, convenient charging experience wherever they go.
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Thanks to more model options for consumers (like the Chevy Bolt EV, Tesla Model 3 and new Nissan LEAF), electric vehicles are becoming more popular than ever, with skyrocketing sales . More people driving electric means more people charging where they live, work and play, and all of these drivers expect a simple, convenient charging experience wherever they go.
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China will eventually be Tesla’s biggest market, analyst predicts

Piper Jaffray reiterates its overweight rating for Tesla shares, predicting the electric car maker will thrive in China’s auto market.
“China could eventually be Tesla’s biggest source of revenue,” the firm’s analyst writes.
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Piper Jaffray reiterates its overweight rating for Tesla shares, predicting the electric car maker will thrive in China’s auto market.
“China could eventually be Tesla’s biggest source of revenue,” the firm’s analyst writes.
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Cadillac Finally Has an Answer to Tesla’s Autopilot -…

Cadillac has finally built a six-second vehicle.

That’s how long a driver can spend checking Instagram while the opulent 2018 version of its CT6 sedan drives itself. Then the first of three escalating warnings are triggered. Still, providing a somewhat-safe moment to scan an e-mail is a heroic feat of coding, one that allows the iconic luxury brand to claim parity with similar systems bui More

Cadillac has finally built a six-second vehicle.

That’s how long a driver can spend checking Instagram while the opulent 2018 version of its CT6 sedan drives itself. Then the first of three escalating warnings are triggered. Still, providing a somewhat-safe moment to scan an e-mail is a heroic feat of coding, one that allows the iconic luxury brand to claim parity with similar systems bui More

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Tesla’s Delayed Manufacturing Entry Into China Could Pay Off – TheStreet

Lighter restrictions on foreign companies making electric vehicles in China could disproportionately benefit Tesla (TSLA – Get Report) , Piper Jaffray suggests.

Beijing is reportedly mulling plans that would let foreign manufacturers open their own electric vehicle plants in free trade zones. Under the new rules, a Chinese plant could be twice as profitable, Piper Jaffray analyst Ale More

Lighter restrictions on foreign companies making electric vehicles in China could disproportionately benefit Tesla (TSLA – Get Report) , Piper Jaffray suggests.

Beijing is reportedly mulling plans that would let foreign manufacturers open their own electric vehicle plants in free trade zones. Under the new rules, a Chinese plant could be twice as profitable, Piper Jaffray analyst Ale More

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Tesla Replaces NVIDIA With Intel in Cars | Investopedia

Tesla Inc. (TSLA) has stopped using NVIDIA Corp. (NVDA) chips for its vehicle infotainment and entertainment screens, opting to go with rival Intel Corp. (INTC).

Citing people familiar with the carmaker’s plans, Bloomberg reported the Model 3 and new vehicles will come with Intel processing modules. It’s not clear why Tesla shifted to Intel, but it is a blow to NVIDIA, which has bee More

Tesla Inc. (TSLA) has stopped using NVIDIA Corp. (NVDA) chips for its vehicle infotainment and entertainment screens, opting to go with rival Intel Corp. (INTC).

Citing people familiar with the carmaker’s plans, Bloomberg reported the Model 3 and new vehicles will come with Intel processing modules. It’s not clear why Tesla shifted to Intel, but it is a blow to NVIDIA, which has bee More

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Car Leasing, Business & Personal, Contract Hire – Select Car Leasing

ince President Trump withdrew the USA from the Paris Agreement, we thought it would be a good time to look at just how much petrol the USA uses when compared with other large economies.

It may not surprise you that the USA ‘leads’ the world in terms of petrol usage. But it may surprise you when you see just how much petrol they use when compared with other major economies.

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ince President Trump withdrew the USA from the Paris Agreement, we thought it would be a good time to look at just how much petrol the USA uses when compared with other large economies.

It may not surprise you that the USA ‘leads’ the world in terms of petrol usage. But it may surprise you when you see just how much petrol they use when compared with other major economies.

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High-end GNSS simulator generates realistic test scenarios : GPS World

The SMW200A GNSS simulator adds a high-end solution to the Rohde & Schwarz portfolio of satellite navigation system simulators. It can be extended to up to four RF outputs and allows GNSS signals to be simulated simultaneously in multiple frequency bands for multiple antennas.

The SMW200A can internally simulate a complex interference environment in parallel with GNSS signals.< More

The SMW200A GNSS simulator adds a high-end solution to the Rohde & Schwarz portfolio of satellite navigation system simulators. It can be extended to up to four RF outputs and allows GNSS signals to be simulated simultaneously in multiple frequency bands for multiple antennas.

The SMW200A can internally simulate a complex interference environment in parallel with GNSS signals.< More

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Siemens Agrees To Acquire Infolytica For Electric Simulation Software – Siemens AG ADR (OTCMKTS:SIEGY) | Seeking Alpha

iemens plans to acquire Infolytica Corporation for an undisclosed sum.

Infolytica has created a family of electromagnetic and electromechanical simulation software products.

Siemens is making the right moves to position itself for a major electrification and autonomous vehicle trend in the coming decades.

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iemens plans to acquire Infolytica Corporation for an undisclosed sum.

Infolytica has created a family of electromagnetic and electromechanical simulation software products.

Siemens is making the right moves to position itself for a major electrification and autonomous vehicle trend in the coming decades.

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Electric cars about to be profitable, says India’s…

Green Car Reports The market for electric cars continues to grow, but vehicles powered by fossil fuels remain dominant across the globe. Many analysts believe electric cars will reach price parity with vehicles powered by internal-combustion engines sometime within the …… More

Green Car Reports The market for electric cars continues to grow, but vehicles powered by fossil fuels remain dominant across the globe. Many analysts believe electric cars will reach price parity with vehicles powered by internal-combustion engines sometime within the …… More

[model 3] Here’s our closest look at the Tesla Model 3 touchscreen yet – The Verge

The most controversial feature of the year’s most hotly anticipated car is a touchscreen, a 15-inch display perched on the dash of the Tesla Model 3 like an affront to decades of automotive design. Everything runs through this screen: gear shifter, music, HVAC, navigation… even the windshield wipers and sideview mirrors. There is no instrument cluster and no heads-up display.
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The most controversial feature of the year’s most hotly anticipated car is a touchscreen, a 15-inch display perched on the dash of the Tesla Model 3 like an affront to decades of automotive design. Everything runs through this screen: gear shifter, music, HVAC, navigation… even the windshield wipers and sideview mirrors. There is no instrument cluster and no heads-up display.
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Hyperloop One Now Has $245 Million to Make the Transportation System a Reality

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China’s electric car boom to spill over into Asia-Pacific bonanza | South China Morning Post

China’s expected boom in the use of electric cars (EVs) will spill over into the rest of Asia-Pacific allowing the region’s automobile industry to leapfrog past the pre-electric production era altogether, according to top officials at Japanese car giant Nissan.
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China’s expected boom in the use of electric cars (EVs) will spill over into the rest of Asia-Pacific allowing the region’s automobile industry to leapfrog past the pre-electric production era altogether, according to top officials at Japanese car giant Nissan.
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Autonomous Driving Projects Gaining Momentum – Nasdaq.com

he words autonomous, connected, and electric are fast becoming prefixes to the word “car.” From legacy automakers to technology giants, multiple players are exploring, investing, and collaborating in autonomous vehicles.

Here’s a look at some of the interesting developments within this space during the last month.

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he words autonomous, connected, and electric are fast becoming prefixes to the word “car.” From legacy automakers to technology giants, multiple players are exploring, investing, and collaborating in autonomous vehicles.

Here’s a look at some of the interesting developments within this space during the last month.

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Despite all odds, Hyperloop One just raised another $85 million | TechCrunch

Hyperloop One , a three-year-old, L.A.-based company working to create near-supersonic trains that can whisk both passengers and cargo in giant pneumatic tubes at speeds of many hundreds of miles per hour, has raised $85 million in fresh funding, as first reported in Recode.

The round, which comes from DP World, Caspian VC Partners, WTI and OurCrowd.com, brings the More

Hyperloop One , a three-year-old, L.A.-based company working to create near-supersonic trains that can whisk both passengers and cargo in giant pneumatic tubes at speeds of many hundreds of miles per hour, has raised $85 million in fresh funding, as first reported in Recode.

The round, which comes from DP World, Caspian VC Partners, WTI and OurCrowd.com, brings the More

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Despite all odds, Hyperloop One just raised another $85 million | TechCrunch

Hyperloop One , a three-year-old, L.A.-based company working to create near-supersonic trains that can whisk both passengers and cargo in giant pneumatic tubes at speeds of many hundreds of miles per hour, has raised $85 million in fresh funding, as first reported in Recode.

The round, which comes from DP World, Caspian VC Partners, WTI and OurCrowd.com, brings the More

Hyperloop One , a three-year-old, L.A.-based company working to create near-supersonic trains that can whisk both passengers and cargo in giant pneumatic tubes at speeds of many hundreds of miles per hour, has raised $85 million in fresh funding, as first reported in Recode.

The round, which comes from DP World, Caspian VC Partners, WTI and OurCrowd.com, brings the More

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Despite all odds, Hyperloop One just raised another $85 million | TechCrunch

Hyperloop One , a three-year-old, L.A.-based company working to create near-supersonic trains that can whisk both passengers and cargo in giant pneumatic tubes at speeds of many hundreds of miles per hour, has raised $85 million in fresh funding, as first reported in Recode.

The round, which comes from DP World, Caspian VC Partners, WTI and OurCrowd.com, brings the More

Hyperloop One , a three-year-old, L.A.-based company working to create near-supersonic trains that can whisk both passengers and cargo in giant pneumatic tubes at speeds of many hundreds of miles per hour, has raised $85 million in fresh funding, as first reported in Recode.

The round, which comes from DP World, Caspian VC Partners, WTI and OurCrowd.com, brings the More

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Mercedes-Benz invests $1 billion to build its futuristic electric SUV in the U.S.


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Exclusive: VW moves to secure cobalt supplies in shift to electric cars

LONDON (Reuters) – Germany’s Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE ) is moving to secure long-term supplies of cobalt, a vital component of rechargeable batteries, as the group accelerates its ambitious shift to electric cars.

Cobalt industry sources told Reuters that VW, the world’s largest automaker, has asked producers to submit proposals on supplying the material for up to 10 years f More

LONDON (Reuters) – Germany’s Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE ) is moving to secure long-term supplies of cobalt, a vital component of rechargeable batteries, as the group accelerates its ambitious shift to electric cars.

Cobalt industry sources told Reuters that VW, the world’s largest automaker, has asked producers to submit proposals on supplying the material for up to 10 years f More

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