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    Does the acquisition of Arm give NVIDIA the keys to autonomous driving?
    US-based NVIDIA’s announced agreement to acquire UK-based Arm from SoftBank is a significant development for automotive electronics. Arm brings CPU intellectual property (IP) expertise that has enabled low-powered, embedded solutions, and NVIDIA’s graphics processing unit (GPU) IP expertise has ...
    Mainland China’s mobility service market to drive demand for autonomous driving technology
    Since the first autonomous car competition organized by the US Department of Advanced Research Project Agency (DARPA) in 2004, the United States has been at the center stage of autonomous driving. Alphabet’s Google Self-Driving Car Project, which later became an independent company called Waymo, w...
    14-Aug-2020 Insights Technology Trends Pinned
    ElringKlinger and Plastic Omnium to form JV for manufacturing fuel cell stacks
    ElringKlinger and Plastic Omnium have set up a new joint venture, EKPO Fuel Cell Technologies, for manufacturing fuel cell stacks, the two companies announced in a press release on 28 October. ElringKlinger will hold 60% stake in the new company, and the remaining 40% will be held by Plast...
    Indorama Ventures forms a 50:50 JV with Japanese supplier Toyobo to produce airbag yarns in Thailand
    Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited (IVL), through its direct subsidiary, Indorama Polyester Industries Public Company Limited (IPI), Thailand, has entered into a joint venture (JV) agreement with Japan-based Toyobo Co., Ltd. to form a 50:50 JV limited liability company in Thailand, according t...
    Indonesian consortium plans to set up new venture for EV batteries
    A group of Indonesian state-owned companies will collaborate to manufacture battery packs for electric vehicles (EVs), according to the CEO of Mining Industry Indonesia. In a report filed by news agency Reuters on 13 October, PT Indonesia Asahan Aluminium (MIND ID), along with Aneka Tambang, state u...
    Audi, FAW establish new company to produce EVs in mainland China
    German luxury and sportscar maker, Audi, has announced that it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with FAW in order to expand its presence in China. According to a press release issued by Audi on 13 October, the company stated that the MoU defines the framework for the joint production o...
    Battery JV CATL-FAW starts production in China
    CATL-FAW Power Battery Co. (CFBC), a joint venture (JV) between FAW and Contemporary Amperex Technologies (CATL), has started operations, FAW announced in a press release on 12 October. The batteries produced by CFBC will be installed into the entire lineup of the vehicle models built on Hongqi's FM...
    Audi mulls EV joint venture with FAW in China
    Audi is reportedly in talks with long-term partner FAW Group about creating a second joint venture (JV) to build electric vehicles (EV) on its Premium Platform Electric (PPE) platform in China, according to a Reuters report citing Germany’s Automobilwoche. Significance: Audi and FAW h...
    EU clears JV between Hella and Minth in China
    The European Commission (the Commission) has approved, under the EU Merger Regulation, the creation of a joint venture (JV) in China between HELLA Holding International GmbH and China-based Minth Investment Co. in China, according to an official press release on 23 September on the website of EC. HE...
    Continental, Osram agree to dissolve automotive lighting JV
    Continental has decided to repatriate the joint venture (JV) with Osram, according to a Continental press release on 23 September. The two companies plan to dissolve their 50:50 JV for intelligent automotive lighting systems ‘Osram Continental’, which was founded in 2018. The two companies are c...
    Punch Powertrain and PSA's JV for electrified transmissions starts operations
    In a press release dated 18 September, Punch Powertrain announced that its joint venture (JV) with PSA Groupe for electrified transmissions, Punch Powertrain PSA e-transmissions, has started operations. Elias van Wijk, previously CTO to Punch Powertrain, has been named CEO of the new JV. This JV wil...
    JOINT VENTURE: MARELLI and Highly International establish new JV for HVAC solutions in Hong Kong
    Japanese supplier of automotive components and systems, MARELLI, has announced that it has set up a new joint venture with Highly International (Hong Kong) Limited. According to a press release issued by MARELLI on 7 September, the new JV will be called Highly Marelli Holdings Co. Ltd., and will be ...
    JOINT VENTURE: PSA and Saft Batteries set up battery cell JV
    PSA Group, through Opel, and Saft Batteries, a subsidiary of Total, have set up a battery cell joint venture (JV), Automotive Cell Company (ACC), Saft Batteries announced in a press release on 3 September. Yann Vincent has been appointed as the CEO and Ghislain Lescuyer has been appointed as the cha...
    BorgWarner expands partnership with startup accelerator Plug and Play
    American automotive powertrain components supplier BorgWarner has expanded its partnership with Plug and Play, an accelerator ecosystem for startup companies and the global innovation platform. According to a press release issued by BorgWarner on 3 September, the company will become a part...
    Honda and GM sign MoU to establish strategic alliance in North America
    General Motors and Honda Motor Company have announced the signing of a non-binding memorandum of understanding to explore the sharing of vehicle platforms and propulsion systems for a variety of core segments. According to a press release issued by Honda on 3 September, this North American strategic...
    AusNet Services partner with EV charging startup ev.energy for Australian smart charging trial
    Working with ev.energy, AusNet Services is conducting a trial to incentivize EV owners to select when they need their vehicles charged. The technology utilized in the trial will intelligently assess the demands on the electricity network and only charge the vehicle when demand is low. According t...
    Hyundai, Aptiv name their equally-owned autonomous driving JV ‘Motional’
    Hyundai Motor Group and Aptiv have agreed to name their 50:50 autonomous driving joint venture as Motional, the two partners announced in a joint press release on 11 August. Motional connects two words: motion and emotional. According to the two partners, motion speaks to the movement of driverless ...
    JOINT VENTURE: Continental, aft automotive partner to produce couplings made of high-performance plastics
    Germany-based automotive components and systems supplier, Continental, has announced that it is setting up a 50:50 joint venture (JV) with system supplier, aft automotive, to manufacture couplings made using high-performance plastics. According to a press release issued by Continental dated 10 Au...
    Vitesco, Padmini VNA form JV to offer clean powertrain solutions in India
    Vitesco Technologies and Padmini VNA Mechatronics have signed a joint venture partnership to establish a new company called "PV Clean Mobility Technologies". According to a press statement issued by Vitesco Technologies on 30 July, this new company will offer clean powertrain technologies for the In...
    JOINT VENTURE: Faurecia, BAIC establish 50:50 JV for seating business in mainland China
    Faurecia has reached an agreement with mainland Chinese automaker BAIC to establish a 50:50 joint venture (JV) in mainland China, the French automotive supplier said in a press release on 24 July. The new JV will supply complete seat assembly, seat frames, foams, and headrests initially for BAIC Hyu...
    Kia Motors and CODE42.ai form JV for EV mobility services
    Kia Motors and CODE42.ai have formed a new joint venture (JV), called Purple M, for electric vehicle (EV) mobility services, the automaker announced in a press release on 20 July. Through this new startup, Kia and CODE42.ai plan to create new concepts for mobility services and realize a shared goal ...
    Hyundai, Kogas to form JV for hydrogen refuelling stations
    Korea Gas Corporation has announced that it will be setting up a new joint venture with Hyundai Motor Company. According to a report filed by South Korean news publication The Korea Herald on 19 July, Korea Gas Corp stated that the two companies have signed a memorandum to expand sustainable hydroge...
    JOINT VENTURE: Hyundai Transys, APM Automotive form JV to produce car seats in Indonesia
    Hyundai Transys, a Hyundai Motor Group (HMG) company, has formed a joint venture (JV) with Malaysian auto parts supplier APM Automotive Holdings Berhad to produce and supply car seats and related components Kota Deltamas industrial complex in Cikarang, Western Java, Indonesia, the South Korean autom...
    JOINT VENTURE: Volkswagen’s subsidiary SITECH, Brose sign MOU to form JV for complete seat systems
    SITECH, a subsidiary of the Volkswagen Group (VW), and Brose have agreed to establish a 50:50 joint venture (JV) to produce complete seats, seat structures, and seat components, the two partners said in a joint press release on 13 July. Representatives of SITECH and Brose signed a memorandum of unde...
    Gentherm, ThermoAnalytics to jointly develop software for human thermal comfort predictions in vehicles
    Thermal management technology supplier Gentherm has announced that it will jointly work with thermal modeling software development firm, ThermoAnalytics Inc., to develop an advanced software to improve human thermal comfort predictions in vehicles. This software, which can accurately predict an indi...
    Veoneer, Volvo Cars complete split of Zenuity JV
    Veoneer and Volvo Cars have finalized previously announced the split of their equally-owned automated driving software joint venture (JV), Zenuity, the two Sweden-based companies said in separate press releases on 2 July. As part of the split, Veoneer received the part of Zenuity’s business focuse...
    HELLA and Minth to form new JV in mainland China to develop radomes and illuminated logos
    HELLA and the Minth Group have agreed to establish a new joint venture (JV) in mainland China to develop radomes and illuminated logos, according to a company press release on 19 June 2020. The new JV, to be called HELLA MINTH Jiaxing Automotive Parts Co. Ltd., will be funded by both partners in equ...
    Honda establishes JV Hynex Mobility Service for developing connected services business
    Honda Motor (China) Investment has established a new joint venture (JV) company with Neusoft Reach Automotive Technology (Shanghai) in mainland China for connected services, the automaker said in a press release on 10 June. Hynex Mobility Service will begin operations from July 1 and will focus on t...
    Groupe PSA and Punch Powertrain expand strategic partnership to advance hybrid technology
    France-based automotive manufacturer alliance Groupe PSA has announced that it has deepened its strategic partnership with Belgian powertrain components supplier Punch Powertrain. According to a press statement issued by Punch Powertrain on 2 June, the two companies have expanded their par...
    Leclanché enters partnership with Eneris Group for batteries
    Energy storage firm Leclanché has announced a strategic reorganization and its partnership with Poland-based Eneris Group. According to a press release issued by Leclanché on 2 June, the companies have signed three interrelated agreements during the formation of the joint venture (JV). Accordin...
    Northvolt, Hydro form new JV for battery material and aluminum recycling in Norway
    Northvolt and Hydro have formed a new joint venture (JV) for battery material and aluminum recycling in Norway, Northvolt announced in a press release on 1 June. Named Hydro Volt, the JV will establish a recycling hub in the country that will start operations in 2021. The recycling hub, which will b...
    Volkswagen, Ford finalizes investment in Argo AI
    Volkswagen (VW) has finalized a USD2.6-billion investment in Argo AI, an autonomous driving startup based in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, United States, which is driving autonomous driving technology development at Ford, the US-based automaker said in a press release today (2 June). Ford has been the le...
    Liberty Global Ventures, Zouk Capital form new EV charging JV in UK
    Liberty Global Ventures and Zouk Capital have formed a new electric vehicle (EV) charging joint venture (JV) in the United Kingdom, called ‘Liberty Charge’, the company announced in a press release on 20 May. Liberty Charge will roll out on-street residential EV charging points in the country. ...
    SMATRICS, EnBW form EV charging JV in Austria
    SMATRICS and EnBW have partnered to form an electric vehicle (EV) charging joint venture (JV) SMATRICS mobility+ GmbH in Austria, SMATRICS announced in a press release on 18 May. According to the company, the JV will operate the largest charging network in Austria and will further expand the existin...
    Imagination Technologies, BAIC Capital establish JV to manufacture fabless semiconductor
    Imagination Technologies has announced an agreement to form an automotive fabless semiconductor joint venture (JV) with BAIC Group Industrial Investment, a company press release on 7 May read. The JV will focus on designing automotive grade system-on-chips (SoCs) and related software. The JV will...
    Faurecia forms JV with Changchun Xuyang Industry to develop automotive display products
    Faurecia has formed a new joint venture (JV) with Changchun Xuyang Industry (Group) for production, assembly and sales of automotive display products to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) in mainland China, the company said in a press release on 24 April. The French supplier will have controlli...
    Veoneer to focus on core electronics business, exit brake control business
    Veoneer has decided to focus on its core electronics business and exit from the brake control business, the Sweden-based automotive supplier said in a press release on 23 April. The company has signed a nonbinding agreement with an automotive supplier to divest its yet-to-be-launched brake control p...
    Volkswagen sets up JV to produce flexible quick charging stations in China
    Volkswagen has set up a joint venture (JV) with Shanghai DU-POWER New Energy Technical to produce flexible quick charging stations in mainland China, Volkswagen announced in a press release on 8 April. Series production of the flexible quick charging stations is currently scheduled to start in the s...
    Toyota, BYD form a JV for development of EVs
    Toyota Motors and Chinese automaker BYD have completed setting up a new JV to conduct research and development of battery electric vehicles (BEVs), Toyota announced in a press release on 2 April. The new 50:50 JV has been named BYD Toyota EV Technology Co. Ltd. (BTET) and will be headquartered ...
    Volvo Cars, Veoneer agree to restructure Zenuity JV
    Volvo Cars and Veoneer have entered into a nonbinding agreement to split their 50:50 automated driving joint venture (JV), Zenuity, the two companies said in separate press releases on 2 April. As part of the agreement, Veoneer will integrate and operate the current business of the JV focused on the...
    Ube Industries, Mitsubishi Chemical to form JV for electrolyte business for Li-ion rechargeable battery
    Japan-based Ube Industries agreed to establish a new joint venture (JV) company with Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation to succeed the electrolyte business for lithium-ion (Li-ion) rechargeable battery and other applications of both companies, Ube said in a press release on 27 March. The companies will...
    JOINT VENTURE: Aptiv, Hyundai Motor Group complete establishment of autonomous driving JV
    Aptiv and Hyundai Motor Group (HMG) have completed the formation of their previously announced autonomous driving joint venture (JV), the two companies said in a joint press release on 26 March. The 50:50 JV, whose name will be announced later, will be headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, US, wit...
    CATL partners with Baicheng New Energy for EV charging services JV
    Chinese battery maker Contemporary Amperex Technologies (CATL) has formed a joint venture (JV) with Baicheng New Energy on 6 March to bring electric vehicle (EV) charging solutions across China, China Daily reported on 16 March. CATL holds 49% of shares in the new JV Shanghai Kuaibu New Energy ...
    ZF forms JV with Wolong Electric Group for electric motors and components
    ZF has officially signed an agreement with Wolong Electric Group to set up a joint venture (JV) for manufacturing electric motors and electric components, ZF announced in a  press release on 10 March. ZF holds a 26% share in the JV, and the remaining shares are held by Wolong Electric. Named&nb...
    Stanadyne partners with Liebherr to provide diesel fuel systems for on- and off-road engines
    Stanadyne, a fuel and air management systems supplier, and Liebherr Components have formed a strategic partnership to supply, distribute and service diesel fuel injection systems for on- and off-road engines. According to a press release issued by Stanadyne on 11 March, the team will deliver integra...
    IndianOil partners with Phinergy to develop metal-air batteries
    India-based oil and gas company IndianOil Corporation (IOC) has partnered with Israel-based Phinergy to develop metal-air batteries for automotive industries, the company announced in a press release earlier this month. IndianOil has taken a minority equity stake in Phinergy, and is now in the proce...
    Lumax Auto extends JV business with Stanley Electric in India
    Lumax Auto Technologies Limited has announced the extension of its existing joint venture (JV) business with Stanley Electric Co Ltd. in India to include electronics parts and components, ET Auto reported on 12 February. Commenting on the partnership Deepak Jain, chairman and managing direct...
    Toyota, Panasonic decide to establish JV specializing in automotive prismatic batteries
    Toyota and Panasonic have concretized their plans to establish a joint venture (JV) to develop prismatic batteries for the automotive industry, Toyota announced in a press release on 3 February. Named ‘Prime Planet Energy & Solutions’, the JV is expected to start operations from April 2020. ...
    Saft to form JV with Opel for EV batteries in France
    Saft has announced plans to form a new joint venture (JV) with Groupe PSA with Opel for manufacturing batteries for electric vehicles (EVs), Saft announced in a press release on 30 January. As part of the JV, which will be named Automotive Cell Company (ACC), the two companies will focus on res...
    Tata AutoComp forms JV with Prestolite Electric Beijing to develop EV components in India
    Tata AutoComp Systems, an auto-component conglomerate, has signed a joint venture (JV) with China-based Prestolite Electric Beijing to design, engineer, manufacture and supply powertrain solutions for the Indian electric vehicle (EV) market, according to a report by ETAuto on 24 January. The JV will...
    Volkswagen, Aeris form JV to develop connected vehicle platform technologies
    Volkswagen has announced a partnership with Aeris to form a joint venture (JV) company called Ventic for the development and operations of connected vehicle platform technologies, a company press release on 22 January read. Volkswagen will own a 51% stake in the JV and the remaining 49% will be owne...
    FCA Group in talks with Foxconn to set up new JV for EVs, IOV business in China
    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is in discussion with Taiwan-based Hon Hai Precision Ind Co Ltd (also known as Foxconn) to set up an equal joint venture (JV) to develop and produce battery-electric vehicles (BEVs) in China, the automaker confirmed in a press release on 17 January. The JV w...
    CES 2020: Luxoft, LG Electronics to form JV for deployment of webOS Auto-based digital cockpit
    Luxoft has announced a joint venture (JV) partnership with LG Electronics under which they will form a JV to accelerate the deployment of digital cockpit, in-vehicle infotainment, rear-seat entertainment (RSE) and ride-hailing systems based on the webOS Auto platform. According to a company press...
    Mercedes-Benz and Geely establish ‘smart’ brand as global JV
    Luxury car maker Mercedes-Benz and Zhejiang Geely Holding Group have announced their formal establishment of smart Automobile Co Ltd, a global joint venture. According to a press release issued by Mercedes-Benz on 8 January, the JV has a total registered capital of RMB5.4 billion (approximately...
    Ainstein and ADAC form JV to develop mmWave radar-based sensing solutions for automotive market
    Ainstein has announced a joint venture (JV) partnership with ADAC Automotive to design, develop and manufacture innovative mmWave radar-based sensing solutions, a company press release on 2 January showed. The JV, called RADAC Automotive, will exhibit demos of its patent-pending solution, the mmW...
    Chinese automakers SAIC, GAC join hands develop vehicle technologies
    SAIC Motor and GAC Group have collaborated to develop vehicle technologies and explore overseas markets, China Daily reported on 30 December. The automakers will co-invest in new technologies involving electric vehicles, smart cars, connectivity and co-develop vehicle platforms. SAIC said that th...
    Desay SV, Fawer, FAW establish JV to develop intelligent cabin, intelligent driving, and connected services
    Huizhou Desay SV Automotive (Desay) has signed an agreement with Fawer Automotive Parts and FAW Equity Investment (Tianjin), a subsidiary of Chinese automaker FAW Group, to establish a joint venture (JV) in Changchun, Jilin province, China, Desay said in a press release earlier this month. The JV, F...
    JFE Steel forms JV with China-based Guangdong Shaoguan Iron and Steel Songshan for specialty bar steel
    JFE Steel has agreed to form a joint venture (JV) for specialty bar steel with China-based Guangdong Shaoguan Iron and Steel Songshan (SGIS), JFE announced in a press release last month. JFE Steel and SGIS, which is an affiliate of China BaoWu Steel Group, have reached an agreement under which JFE S...
    Nidec Mobility, University of Waterloo to develop sensor to detect unattended infants, pets in cars
    Nidec Mobility has announced that under its partnership with the University of Waterloo, it will develop a radar sensor and an in-vehicle camera to detect unattended infants and pets in hot cars, a press release on 24 December read. Nidec believes that combining the radar sensor with an in-vehicl...
    Sterling Tools, Jiangsu Gtake Electric form JV to develop EV components
    Sterling Tools and China-based Jiangsu Gtake Electric have formed a joint venture (JV) in India to manufacture electric vehicle (EV) components, news agency Asian News International (ANI) reported on 24 December. The JV company will function as a subsidiary of Sterling Tools and start production by ...
    Denso, NTT Com start validating ‘Vehicle Security Operation Center’ technology
    Denso and NTT Communications have announced that they will begin validating their jointly developed Vehicle Security Operation Center (V-SOC) technology to monitor and analyse a vehicle’s security status from January 2020, a company press release stated on 16 December. The two companies will be...
    Daimler and BMW to work on boosting profitability in mobility JVs
    The BMW Group and Daimler Mobility AG have jointly announced the expansion of their mobility joint venture, with the aim to improve profitability. The services provided by the joint venture are currently clustered under the three verticals of Park Now & Charge Now, Free Now and Share Now. ...
    STMicroelectronics and Tieto collaborate to develop automotive central control unit software
    STMicroelectronics has announced a collaboration with Tieto to jointly develop Central Control-Unit (CCU) software to run on STM’s Telemaco3P platform, a company press release on 10 December showed. Tieto’s software R&D services division and STM are developing vehicle CCU software and nex...
    AvtoVAZ buys out GM stake in GM-AvtoVAZ JV
    In a press release issued 9 December Russian auto maker AvtoVAZ has confirmed that it has signed an agreement with General Motors to buy out GM’s holdings in the GM-AvtoVAZ joint venture. Currently, General Motors holds a 50% stake in the GM-AvtoVAZ JV, which is based in Togliatti, Russi...
    Denso, Toyota name semiconductor JV ‘MIRISE Technologies’
    Toyota Motor Corp has said that its joint venture with Denso will be called MIRISE Technologies, a company press release on 10 December showed. The JV will be established in April 2020. The JV will conduct research and develop next-generation in-vehicle semiconductors and manufacturing electronic...
    General Motors, LG Chem to set up battery cell JV in US
    General Motors (GM) and LG Chem will set up a new  joint venture (JV) for producing electric vehicle (EV) battery cells in the United States, the automaker announced in a press release on 5 December. The new JV will build a battery cell assembly plant on a greenfield manufacturing site in the L...
    Daimler and Geely inaugurate ‘StarRides’ premium ride hailing service in China
    Daimler Mobility AG and Geely Technology Group have inaugurated their premium ride-hailing service, named StarRides, in the Chinese city of Hangzhou. According to a press release from Daimler issued on December 3rd, the 50:50 joint venture between the two companies will commence operations this mont...
    BMW and Great Wall Motors officially inaugurate JV for manufacturing electric models from MINI
    BMW and Great Wall Motors (GWM) have officially inaugurated their new joint venture (JV) ‘Spotlight Automotive Limited’ to manufacture electric models from MINI brand, BMW announced in a press release on 29 November. The 50:50 JV will set up a new plant with standard capacity of 160,000 vehicles...
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    Ecopro BM partners with Blackstone Minerals for battery materials
    South Korean battery cathode  maker Ecopro BM has partnered with Blackstone Minerals for battery materials for lithium-ion batteries, Blackstone Mineral announced in a press release today (2  December). Ecopro BM and Blackstone have signed a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) un...
    BMW, Great Wall Motor JV gets regulatory approval for setting up plant in China
    China-based Great Wall Motor has obtained the required approvals from local regulatory authorities to set up its vehicle manufacturing facility with German automotive manufacturer BMW. This joint venture production facility comes with a total investment of RMB5.1 billion (approximately USD730 millio...
    Faurecia and Michelin launch fuel-cell JV Symbio
    Faurecia and Michelin have formalized their fuel-cell 50:50 joint venture (JV) ‘Symbio’, Faurecia announced in a press release on 21 November. The JV will develop, produce and market hydrogen fuel cell systems for light vehicles, commercial vehicles, and trucks as well as for other areas of elec...
    ZF, Wolong Electric to form JV in China for production of electric motors and subcomponents
    ZF and Wolong have decided to form a new joint venture (JV) in China for production of components and electric motors for automotive applications, ZF announced in a press release on 19 November. To be headquartered in Shangyu, Zhejiang Province in China, the JV will be named Wolong ZF Automotive E M...
    SERES and BYD Microelectronics collaborate to develop next-gen power electronics
    Chongqing Sokon unit SERES has entered into a strategic cooperation agreement with Shenzhen BYD Microelectronics to develop and promote next-generation power electronics, the company said in a press release on 18 November. The partnership will encourage cooperation between the two companies ...
    TomTom, University of Amsterdam open research lab to develop AI-based HD maps for self-driving vehicles
    Location technology specialist TomTom and the University of Amsterdam (UvA) announced on 14 November the launch of a new public-private research lab called Atlas Lab. Atlas Lab will work on using artificial intelligence (AI) for making advanced, highly accurate, and safe high-definition...
    Nidec, GAC Components establish JV for automotive traction motors in China
    Nidec and GAC Components have completed the establishment of a new joint venture (JV) for automotive traction motors in Guangzhou, China, Nidec announced in a press release earlier this month. Named Guangzhou Nidec Auto Drive System, the JV will be 51% owned by Nidec and 49% by GAC Components, and h...
    Wirecard partners with HERE Mobility to develop payment and geolocation services
    Wirecard has collaborated with HERE Mobility to jointly develop integrated B2B2C payment and mobility services, the company said in a press release on 11 November. Wirecard and HERE Mobility will partner on multiple projects to capitalize on the payment and geolocation services both companies alread...
    Automotive cyber-security company SafeRide becomes strategic partner of Auto-ISAC
    The Automotive Information Sharing and Analysis Center (Auto-ISAC) has announced that automotive cyber-security company SafeRide Technologies has become its strategic partner, according to a press release dated 11 November. SafeRide will look to utilize its expertise to help the Auto-ISAC pr...
    ETAS and BlackBerry QNX to jointly develop safety-critical platform for connected and autonomous vehicles
    BlackBerry has announced that its unit BlackBerry QNX and Bosch’s unit ETAS have collaborated to develop a safety-critical platform for connected and autonomous vehicles, according to a company press release on 12 November. This solution combines BlackBerry QNX’s real time operating system (O...
    Continental‘s new server concept to be used by Volkswagen for its upcoming ID. EV
    Continental has announced that its server will go into production at Volkswagen as an in-car application server (ICAS1) and will be used for its upcoming ID. electric vehicle (EV), according to a press release on 12 November. ICAS1 concept offers numerous connectivity features including installat...
    Samsung Foundry deploys Synopsys’ TestMAX XLBIST solution on automotive IC
    Synopsys has said that Samsung Foundry deployed the Synopsys TestMAX XLBIST solution on an automotive integrated circuit (IC) to provide dynamic in-system testing for critical failures in order to meet stringent automotive functional safety (FuSa) requirements, according to a press release dated 11 ...
    Sailun, FAW starts construction of connected vehicle proving ground in China
    Sailun Group and auto maker FAW Group has begun the construction of a connected vehicle proving ground in Dongying, according to a report by Tire Business on 6 November. The project is named East China Intelligent Connected Vehicle Proving Ground and has an investment amount of USD396.2 million e...
    Qatar Mobility Innovations Center, Ashghal collaborate for V2X pilot, smart mobility solutions
    Qatar Mobility Innovations Center (QMIC) has announced a collaboration with Ashghal, which is the public works authority of Qatar, for innovations on smart mobility, according to a press filing last month. QMIC will work with Ashghal to provide technical consulting, data analytics, and smart mobi...
    Vaisala to provide data for Renovo’s connected and autonomous vehicle platform
    Vaisala has announced it will be providing data to the Renovo Platform for connected and autonomous vehicles (CAV), according to a company press release on 6 November. Initially, Vaisala’s road surface state dataset will be made available through Renovo’s system. The partnership will enable t...
    Baraja collaborates with Macnica to bring LiDAR platform to Japan’s automotive OEMs
    Spectrum-scan LiDAR developer Baraja has announced a partnership with Macnica, the company said on 7 November. The agreement to bring Baraja’s innovative LiDAR platform to Japan’s automotive OEMs, and to partners on vehicle automation opportunities in the Japanese market across a range of i...
    Toyota and BYD to set up JV for EV R&D
    Toyota and BYD have entered into an agreement to set up a joint venture (JV) for research and development (R&D) of battery electric vehicles (BEVs), the companies announced in a joint press release on 7 October. The new R&D company will work on designing and developing BEVs and its related p...
    O2 signs agreement with Smart Mobility Living Lab to provide 5G connectivity for connected and autonomous vehicles testing
    O2 has signed an agreement to provide 5G connectivity for the testing of connected and autonomous vehicles in the Smart Mobility Living Lab (SMLL) in London, the telecoms services provider said in a press release on 4 November. O2’s 3.4GHz 5G-ready spectrum will allow OEMs, and autonomous/ADAS ...
    Faurecia teams up with Aptoide to develop android apps market solutions for automotive industry
    Faurecia and Aptoide have announced the creation of a 50:50 joint venture (JV) to develop and operate Android app Store solutions for the global automotive market, according to a press release filed on 5 November. The Aptoide app store offers one million Android apps covering a variety of use cas...
    Spirent, Midlands Future Mobility collaborate for commercial use case testing of 5G network
    Spirent Communications has announced an expansion of its collaboration with the Warwick Manufacturing Group (WMG) at the University of Warwick via the Midlands Future Mobility (MFM) initiative in the UK, the company said in a press release on 31 October. MFM and Spirent will deploy 5G digital twi...
    Grammer signs agreement with FAWSN Group to produce automotive interior components in China
    Grammer has signed an agreement with China-based Changchun FAWSN Group, an affiliated company of the Chinese automaker FAW Group, to establish a joint venture (JV) to manufacture automotive interior components, the Germany-based automotive supplier said in a press release today. Grammer will have 50...
    SiriusXM, Nissan North America extend agreement through model year 2028
    SiriusXM has announced the extension of an ongoing agreement with Nissan North America through the 2028 model year (MY), according to a company press release on 31 October. Under the extension, Nissan and its INFINITI division vehicles will offer SiriusXM with 360L, SiriusXM's next-generation i...
    Toyota, Weathernews join forces to improve accuracy of weather forecasts and increase driver safety
    Toyota announced that it has begun a verification test with Weathernews in Tokyo, Osaka, and Aichi in which the conditions of roads and their surroundings are ascertained using the operating status of windshield wipers and weather data, the company said in a press release on 1 November. The ...
    Winbond Electronics, Karamba Security collaborate to develop embedded security software for automotive, other industries
    Karamba Security has announced a collaboration with Winbond Electronics to enhance embedded software security in automotive and other connected industries, according to a press release on 23 October. Under the partnership, Karamba will offer enhanced hardware security with the use of Winbond’s sec...
    LG Electronics collaborate with Qualcomm to further develop webOS connected car infotainment system
    LG Electronics (LG) and Qualcomm Technologies, a unit of Qualcomm Incorporated, have jointly announced a collaboration to further develop webOS Auto, LG’s connected in-vehicle infotainment system, according to a press release filed on 30 October. In addition to developing and commercializing a ...
    Renesas joins Autonomous Vehicle Computing Consortium
    Renesas has joined the Autonomous Vehicle Computing Consortium, the company said in a press release on 30 October. Renesas becomes the ninth company to join the consortium which was formed to accelerate the deployment of safer and affordable autonomous vehicles. “To achieve the future of mobili...
    Autonomous Vehicle Computing Consortium (AVCC): A step towards making autonomous driving a reality?
    As the industry moves towards autonomous vehicles, it is important to create an ecosystem that not only sustains the progress but also creates an environment for collaboration and information sharing. It is difficult for one company to take on the responsibility of creating an autonomous vehicle ent...
    Hyundai Mobis, KT complete first cooperative development projects under connected car alliance
    Hyundai Mobis has announced that it has successfully completed the first cooperative development projects with KT, as part of a connected car alliance formed last year, according to a company press release on 28 October. Hyundai Mobis developed the technology which collected traffic information t...
    Grammer in talks to form JV with Chinese supplier Changchun FAWSN Group
    Grammer is in advanced stages of negotiations with Changchun FAWSN Group to establish a joint venture (JV) to produce automotive interior components for the Chinese market, the Germany-based company said in a press release on 24 October. Grammer and FAWSN will hold a 50% stake each in the proposed J...
    Synopsys, Samsung Foundry tie up to develop automotive chip design solutions for autonomous driving and ADAS
    Synopsys has announced a collaboration with Samsung Foundry to develop automotive chip design solutions for autonomous driving and advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS), according to a company press release on 17 October. Under the collaboration, Samsung Foundry and Synopsys have enabled Samsung...
    Yokohama Rubber, Alps Alpine to jointly develop tyre sensors
    Two Japanese firms, tire manufacturer Yokohama Rubber and components manufacturer Alps Alpine, have joined forces in order to perform R&D on tire sensors for passenger vehicles. This information was provided by Yokohama Rubber at a press conference during the ongoing Tokyo Motor Show. The com...
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    BMW is open for new partner in mobility services business, says CEO Oliver Zipse
    BMW is open to the idea of additional partners joining its mobility services venture which the carmaker runs with Daimler, the company’s new CEO Oliver Zipse told a local newspaper. “We would like to welcome additional partners in this area, which has great future potential,” Zipse told Frankf...
    General Motors, Tata Consultancy Services to collaborate on vehicle engineering
    In a press release issued on September 16th, Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has announced their partnership with American automotive manufacturer, General Motors (GM). According to the agreement, TCS will acquire some specific assets at the GM Technical Center located in Bangalore, India. TCS will ...
    ON Semiconductor, Subaru to continue collaboration on camera-based ADAS systems
    ON Semiconductor has announced that it will continue to collaborate with Subaru to develop technology for camera-based advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS), according to a company press release on 21 October. The company’s collaboration with Subaru is for image sensors that combine optimiz...
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