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BMW i3 Battery Electric Vehicle

BMW i3 Battery Electric Vehicle

Electric Vehicles Research
Jul 29, 2019
Trucking industry: Drivers lead and technology follows

Trucking industry: Drivers lead and technology follows

Peloton's Automated Following is an advanced platooning system, using vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) technology to enable a single driver to drive a pair of vehicles.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jul 22, 2019
BMW Group and Tencent partnership for future mobility

BMW Group and Tencent partnership for future mobility

BMW China Automotive Trading Ltd and Tencent signed an agreement to work together on building the BMW Group China High Performance D³ platform. The BMW Group will use the platform to develop automated driving technologies and products which suit the complex local traffic conditions and meet local customer demands.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 21, 2019
Exclusive agreement to initially focus on driverless mobility services

Exclusive agreement to initially focus on driverless mobility services

Groupe Renault, Nissan Motor Co., and Waymo have entered into an exclusive agreement for an initial period to explore all aspects of driverless mobility services for passengers and deliveries in France and Japan.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 20, 2019
Dominos and Nuro partner on autonomous pizza delivery

Dominos and Nuro partner on autonomous pizza delivery

Domino's Pizza and Nuro are partnering on autonomous pizza delivery using the custom unmanned vehicle known as the R2 later this year.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 18, 2019
Vera's first assignment: autonomous transport

Vera's first assignment: autonomous transport

Volvo Trucks' electric, connected and autonomous vehicle Vera will form part of an integrated solution to transport goods from a logistics centre to a port terminal in Gothenburg, Sweden.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jun 11, 2019
Fleet of "roboats" could collect garbage

Fleet of "roboats" could collect garbage

The city of Amsterdam envisions a future where fleets of autonomous boats cruise its many canals to transport goods and people, collect trash, or self-assemble into floating stages and bridges.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 29, 2019
Aurora to acquire Blackmore, industry-leading Lidar company

Aurora to acquire Blackmore, industry-leading Lidar company

Aurora plans to acquire the industry-leading lidar company Blackmore. Lidar is critical for developing a reliable self-driving system that can navigate our roads more safely than a human driver.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 23, 2019
Self driving cars and smart robots to make home deliveries

Self driving cars and smart robots to make home deliveries

Ford is teaming up with Agility Robotics to explore a brand-new frontier in the world of autonomy — and a new way of thinking about how we make deliveries.
Electric Vehicles Research
May 22, 2019
Self-Driving Truck Service to the United States Postal Service

Self-Driving Truck Service to the United States Postal Service

The Postal Service is exploring the feasibility of utilizing autonomous delivery vehicle technology to reduce fuel costs, increase safe truck operation and improve its fleet utilization rate through longer hours of operation.
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