Menu
Filters
Your Selections
    [clear all]
    Asset
    Published
    Service
    Topical Categories
    Supplier
    OEM
    Region / Country/Territory
    Major revision for global light vehicle production forecast – what it means for OEMs’ technology deployment
    The IHS Markit light vehicle production forecast has been cut by 6.2% or 5.02 million units in 2021, and by 9.3% or 8.45 million units in 2022, to stand at 75.8 million units and 82.6 million units, respectively. For 2023, we have reduced the forecast by 1.05 million units or 1.1% to 92 million unit...
    What Fit for 55 means for all member nations in the European Union
    Unveiling a roadmap to make Europe the world’s first climate neutral continent by 2050, the European Commission rolled out the ‘Fit for 55’ package on 14 July 2021, proposing that the suggestions made by the governing body be made legally binding for all members of the European Union (EU). ...
    19-Aug-2021 Insights Policy & Regulation Pinned
    ParkMobile expands business to Puerto Rico
    ParkMobile has announced expansion into Puerto Rico through a partnership with DISTRITO T-Mobile, it said in a press release on 20 October. Visitors will be able to pay via their mobile phones at nearly 3,000 spaces in the property. ParkMobile plans to add parking reservations to DISTRITO T-Mobile f...
    FoxConn debuts Model E with smart surfaces featuring interactive communication
    Hon Hai Technology Group (Foxconn) debuted three autonomously developed EVs namely the Model C recreational vehicle, the Model E sedan and the Model T electric bus, it said in a press release on 18 October. The Model E, luxury flagship sedan looks to cater to high end consumer clientele through its ...
    20-Oct-2021 News New Products
    ParkMobile to offer contactless campus parking at Texas Woman’s University
    ParkMobile will be offering its contactless parking solution to the Texas Woman’s University campuses in Denton and Dallas, United States, it said in a press release on 19 October. This will allow users to pay for parking from any mobile device at 322 off-street spaces across both TWU campuses, 20...
    Startup MINIEYE debuts in-cabin sensing solution for smart cockpit
    Autonomus driving technology startup MINIEYE has launched the I-CS (In-Cabin Sensing) system and mentioned that it had obtained SOP for over 30 passenger car models, it said in a press release on 30 September. The I-CS includes a driver monitoring system (DMS), an occupancy monitoring system (OMS), ...
    19-Oct-2021 News New Products
    KIA rebrands in-vehicle and app telematics system to KIA CONNECT
    Kia has re-named its in-car and app-based telematics system UVO Connect to Kia Connect, the automaker said in a press release on 29 September. Kia Connect has a series of features to enhance vehicle connectivity, functionality, and user control. Kia Connect will be initially rolled out across Europe...
    ParkMobile ties up with Portland State University for contactless parking payments
    ParkMobile has launched its contactless parking payment services at Portland State University in the United States, it said in a press release on 18 October. The availability of ParkMobile services will cater to students, faculty, and visitors at over 3,000 spaces in the off-street campus parking lo...
    TomTom’s Q3 revenue drops 14% y/y to USD147.5 million
    TomTom has reported a 14% year-on-year (y/y) decrease in revenue at EUR127.5 million (USD147.5 million) for the third quarter of fiscal 2021, a company filing on 14 October read. Net loss narrowed to EUR20.8 million from EUR67 million. EBITDA margin for the quarter came in at -4% compared with 3% la...
    Tesla releases mobile app update with new widgets and Powerwall features
    Tesla has released a new mobile app update with new features, Electrek reported on 14 October. A remote live view feature from Autopilot cameras is made available. The new v4.2 update brings in bigger widgets to iOS and Powerwall features. The larger iOS widget to include quick controls. Solar an...
    Great Wall Motors launches updated Coffee Intelligence 2.0
    Great Wall Motors, in a press release dated 15 October, announced that it had recently launched an updated GWM Coffee Intelligence 2.0. The solution introduced a new electronic and electrical architecture and intelligent drive-by-wire chassis while improving smart cockpits, smart driving, and smart ...
    18-Oct-2021 News New Products
    AutoTechInsight Weekly – 18 October 2021
    Click the link above to download this week's issue
    Continental develops cabin sensing technology for enhanced design and future safety standards
    Continental has developed an integrated solution for interior sensor technology to increase vehicle comfort, it said in a press release on 13 October. The radar sensor technology combines years of know-how expertise on wide areas of interior cameras for human-machine interaction. The system opera...
    14-Oct-2021 News New Products
    Garmin develops new portable car GPS navigators
    Garmin has launched the Garmin DriveSmart 66, 76, and 86 series of portable car GPS navigators, it said in a press release on 13 October. The Garmin DriveSmart series features 6-, 7-, or 8-inch high-definition displays. The 8-inch display can be fit in both landscape and portrait mode. The navigator...
    14-Oct-2021 News New Products
    Hyundai files patent for advanced steering wheel module
    According to CarBuzz, Hyundai Motor has a filed a patent for a center placed steering wheel module, it said in a press release on 30 September. The Korean automaker is looking to redefine automotive interior by jumping into the future mobility bandwagon. Hyundai has filed patent in Germany for th...
    13-Oct-2021 News New Products
    BlackBerry partners with Google and Qualcomm to develop next-gen automotive cockpits 
    BlackBerry has made available its QNX Hypervisor and VIRTIO-based reference design to virtualize Android Automotive operating system (OS) on the third Generation Snapdragon Automotive Cockpit Platform, it said in a press release on 12 October.   VIRTIO is an open standard that defines t...
    Kia launches Forte sedan with a new 10.25-inch widescreen navigation display
    Kia has launched its model year (MY) 2022 Forte sedan with multiple enhancements like a new 10.25-inch widescreen navigation display, an expanded suite of new and an upgraded Drive Wise advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) technology, it said in a press release on 11 October. The sedan features...
    12-Oct-2021 News New Products
    BMW issues new remote software upgrade for around 2 million vehicles globally
    BMW Group has announced remote software upgrade for around two million vehicles worldwide, it said in a press release on 11 October. The company’s most extensive Remote Software Upgrade campaign yet will begin with the rollout of the latest version of BMW Operating System 7. The rollout will begin...
    12-Oct-2021 News New Products
    Startup SigmaSense raises USD24 million Series B funding
    According to a press release published on the 11 October by electronics weekly, SigmaSense LLC, an Austin, Texas-based global leader in touch sensing performance, has closed a USD24 million Series B funding round. The funds will be used to expand the company's presence in the touch and Human Mach...
    12-Oct-2021 News Investments
    Sony Electronics develops new AV media receiver to enhance in-car entertainment experience
    Sony Electronics has announced a new XAV-AX3200 car AV media receiver, according to a company press release on 8 October. The media receiver features audio and smart connectivity to enhance the in-car entertainment experience. The AX3200 offers an anti-glare 6.95-inch touchscreen with intuitive c...
    11-Oct-2021 News New Products
    Apple developing technology to allow users control many vehicle interior features through iPhone
    Apple is developing technology that will allow users to control more features in vehicle interiors, including climate-control system and seat adjustments,  through iPhone, Bloomberg reported on 7 October citing “people with knowledge of the effort”. The project, called “IronHeart” inter...
    11-Oct-2021 News New Products
    AutoTechInsight Weekly –11 October 2021
    Click the link above to download this week's issue
    ParkMobile partners with Leavenworth city for contactless parking payments
    ParkMobile has announced a partnership with the city of Leavenworth, US, under which it will offer a real-time view of space availability and 325 on-street and 350 off-street zone parking spaces for payment in the city, according to a company press release on 8 October. “We love introducing Par...
    Grammer AG opens new production plant in Shenyang, mainland China
    Supplier of automotive interior components Grammer AG has opened a new production plant on 28 September in the economic metropolis of Shenyang, mainland China, the company said in a press release on 29 September. The new plant will manufacture high-quality center consoles, armrests, and othe...
    Lexus unveils NX models with all-new Lexus Interface multimedia system
    Lexus has unveiled its model year (MY) 2022 NX models with the all-new Lexus Interface multimedia system, it said in a press release on 7 October. It comes with a standard 9.8-inch touchscreen with a new Human Machine Interface (HMI). An optional 14-inch touchscreen includes a three-year trial for D...
    08-Oct-2021 News New Products
    BlackBerry partners with Visteon to deploy digital cockpit solutions
    BlackBerry has partnered with Visteon to accelerate the deployment of automotive digital cockpit solutions, it said in a press release on 5 October. Visteon will use a range of BlackBerry QNX software and services to build digital consolidated cockpits, digital instrument clusters for multiple autom...
    Cerence to power conversational AI across VinFast’s lineup of smart EVs
    Cerence has announced that VinFast has picked its technologies to power conversational AI across the automaker’s lineup of smart electric vehicles (EVs), according to a company press release on 28 September. VinFast’s AI-powered voice assistant can be activated by “Hey VinFast,” to access...
    Major revision for global light vehicle production forecast – what it means for OEMs’ technology deployment
    The IHS Markit light vehicle production forecast has been cut by 6.2% or 5.02 million units in 2021, and by 9.3% or 8.45 million units in 2022, to stand at 75.8 million units and 82.6 million units, respectively. For 2023, we have reduced the forecast by 1.05 million units or 1.1% to 92 million unit...
    Harman gets third Android Auto Projection certification in Poland
    Harman International has announced that its site in Lodz, Poland, has been approved as a third-party laboratory (3PL) for Android Auto Projection (AAP) certifications, according to a press release on 4 October. This will enable the Samsung unit to certify head-units developed by its OEM customers, s...
    Genesis premieres GV60 with Face Connect, Digital Key 2
    Genesis has premiered the GV60 with advanced UI/UX technologies, a company press release dated 30 September showed. Face Connect, Fingerprint Authentication System, Over-the-Air (OTA) software update, and Digital Key 2 are among the key features offered. Face Connect enables the vehicle to recogn...
    04-Oct-2021 News New Products
    Maruti Suzuki launches virtual car assistant app for NEXA customers
    Maruti Suzuki has launched an AI-based 24x7 virtual car assistant app called “S-Assist” for its NEXA customers, it said in a press release on 30 September. The voice-enabled virtual car assistant helps provide immersive online post-purchase experience to customers. “Digitization of car serv...
    04-Oct-2021 News New Products
    AutoTechInsight Weekly – 4 October 2021
      Click the link above to download this week's issue
    ACO Tech unveils in-vehicle infotainment OS ATLAS
    ACO Tech has unveiled ATLAS in-vehicle infotainment operating system, according to its press release on 30 September. ATLAS, which stands for ACO Tech Local Automotive Services, is also supported by a complimentary mobile application called ATLAS Auto. ACO Tech has invested over CNY30 million (USD7....
    01-Oct-2021 News New Products
    General Motors unveils end-to-end automotive software platform Ultifi
    General Motors has launched Ultifi, an end-to-end automotive customer-centric software platform, the automaker said in a press release on 29 September. Ultifi will use over-the-air (OTA) updates to offer software-defined features, apps and services to customers. Ultifi’s functionality builds up...
    30-Sep-2021 News New Products
    Gaming: The future of the in-vehicle experience
    In-vehicle experience is more than just buzz words. With the automotive industry becoming software-driven, OEMs are not just relying on horsepower or mileage as key selling points, but also infotainment services, smart cockpits, as well as large screens are becoming increasingly important. The growt...
    HELLA posts 9.6% y/y increase in Q1 sales at USD1.72 billion
    HELLA has reported a 9.6% year-on-year (y/y) increase in sales for the first quarter at EUR1.47 billion (USD1.72 billion), according to a financial filing dated 28 September. Reported earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) came in at EUR79 million compared to a loss of EUR115 million last year, w...
    How Amazon and Google are scaling up their automotive ecosystems
    The increasing use of software in cars has led to the rise of a separate ecosystem of companies focused on technologies, such as automotive cloud platforms, autonomous driving, vehicle telematics, vehicle-to-everything (V2X), data management, and automotive cybersecurity. With the growing emphasis o...
    Startup Phiar Technologies raises USD12 million in Series A funding round
    Phiar Technologies has raised USD12 million in Series A funding, the startup said in a press release on 27 September. The funding was led by State Farm Ventures that includes new investors Cambridge Mobile Telematics and Telenav, and previous investors Norwest Venture Partners, The Venture Reality F...
    Google upgrades Android Auto
    Google has updated the Android Auto interface for enhanced user experience, The Verge reported on 23 September. A new dashboard for Google Assistant driving mode, dual-sim support, in-vehicle games, and voice command are some of the updated features offered. For customers with older cars, Google ...
    27-Sep-2021 News New Products
    BMW rolls out technology updates for its iDrive 7
    BMW has rolled out upgrades for customers with iDrive 7, the German carmaker said in a press release on 22 September. The updates include features such as Amazon Alexa for iDrive 7, Uneven Road Surface warning, and Remote Engine Start on demand. To integrate Amazon Alexa Car in the iDrive 7,...
    27-Sep-2021 News New Products
    AutoTechInsight Weekly – 27 September 2021
      Click the link above to download this week's issue
    Honda to integrate Google’s in-vehicle connected service into a new model in North America
    Honda has announced a partnership with Google under which the automaker will integrate Google’s in-vehicle connected service into a new model that will come to market in the second half of 2022 in North America, according to a company press release on 22 September. The companies have been in partn...
    VIA optronics ramps up production of car dashboard assemblies in German facility
    VIA optronics has announced that its production facility in Germany is successfully ramping up mass production of high-end 3D shaped cold-form car dashboard assemblies, according to a company press release on 22 September. The enhancement results in a capacity increase of about 10,000 units per mont...
    ParkMobile partners with Athena Partners Strategy Group
    ParkMobile has partnered with Athena Partners Strategy Group, it said in a press release on 22 September. The partnership will help drive growth in the municipal, educational, and private parking markets. “In a year of limited human interaction, ParkMobile has seen great success due to the cont...
    Cerence to power voice-assisted AI in Audi e-tron GT and Audi Q4 e-tron
    Cerence has announced that it would be powering the in-car assistant platform for the new Audi e-tron GT and Audi Q4 e-tron electric SUV, according to a company press release on 20 September. It will provide voice-based access to features like navigation, media, air conditioning and heating, calling...
    ParkMobile partners with City of Auburn, US for contactless parking payments
    ParkMobile has tied up with Auburn city in Alabama to expand contactless parking payment options by offering over 400 on-street parking spaces, it said in a press release on 21 September. “ParkMobile is proud to add the City of Auburn to our growing list of markets, providing residents and visi...
    Lumax, Alps Alpine Asia JV unveils premium car audio range for India
    According to press release on IndiaToday dated 7 September, Lumax-DK Jain Group and Alps Alpine Asia Co. Ltd. unveiles the premium range of Alpine car audio infotainment systems for India. Mizuki Kanai, senior manager, brand business, Alpine Asia said, “Alpine is a total car-life solu...
    21-Sep-2021 News New Products
    Xin Chi Technology partners with TINNOVE for automotive smart cockpits
    Xin Chi Technology has announced an agreement with TINNOVE in the field of automotive smart cockpits, according to a 17 September press release. The companies will leverage X9 series of smart cockpit chips from Xin Chi Technology and TINNOVE's OpenOS for advanced systems and high computing power int...
    Genesis rolls out its automotive Face Connect technology
    Genesis will roll out of its “Face Connect” technology, which will enable access using faces to open and close doors without using a smart key, it said in a press release on 16 September. After identification and syncing, the vehicle can automatically adjust the driver’s seat and steering whee...
    20-Sep-2021 News New Products
    AutoTechInsight Weekly – 20 September 2021
    Click the link above to download this week's issue
    Yanfeng releases research for insight on passenger experiences in ride-hailing services
    Yanfeng has released results of a research that examines passenger experiences during the ride-hailing journey, according to a company press release on 7 September. The study was conducted in mainland China and the United States before the pandemic and gave insights into the factors that i...
    IAA Mobility 2021: Huawei showcases AR-HUD solution
    Huawei has presented its latest augmented reality head-up display (AR-HUD) solution at the 2021 IAA Mobility 2021 in Munich, Germany, its press release on 9 September. The solution enables the front windshield to turn into a first-person view (FPV) display for safety and infotainment functions. H...
    15-Sep-2021 News New Products
    Subaru unveils WRX sedan with advanced connectivity
    Subaru has released its WRX sedan with SUBARU STARLINK in-vehicle technology, it said in a press release on 10 September. It features an all-new tablet-style 11.6-inch full HD center information display. The navigation option uses voice-activated service powered by TomTom. A first for Subaru, bot...
    13-Sep-2021 News New Products
    IAA Mobility 2021: Startup NextMind demonstrates brain-computer interface in concept vehicle
    NextMind has announced that its brain-computer interface powered real-time control in a concept vehicle at the IAA Mobility in Munich, according to a company press release on 9 September. The integration of a brain-sensing wearable allows users to take control of the car just by using their thoughts...
    13-Sep-2021 News New Products
    AutoTechInsight Weekly – 13 September 2021
    Click the link above to download this week's issue
    IAA Mobility 2021: Startup WayRay to showcase automotive Deep Reality Display product
    WayRay will showcase its Deep Reality Display product, at the IAA Mobility 2021 in Munich, Germany, the startup said in a press release on 6 September. The product is a new generation of Holographic True AR displays, which turns the windshield into a screen containing information about the vehicle, ...
    10-Sep-2021 News New Products
    Startup ryd gets USD11.9 million investment from bp Ventures
    bp Ventures has announced that it will invest EUR10 million (USD11.9 million) in ryd, according to a company press release on 7 September.  The investment will help the startup venture into new international markets and enhance its offerings. “In-car digital payments are an integral part o...
    10-Sep-2021 News Investments
    AGP eGlass and WayRay partner for Holo-Windshield for holographic AR displays
    WayRay, the pioneering developer of the world's first holographic augmented reality head-up display (AR HUD) technology, has partnered with AGP eGlass, a global leader in state-of-the-art, specialty glass design and production, to drive the next generation of HUDs that will supercharge the driving e...
    Motorola Solutions launches the first In-Car video system enabled by AI
    Motorola Solutions introduced the M500, the first artificial intelligence (AI)-enabled in-car video system for law enforcement, in an official press release dated 8 September. The solution is to equip police vehicles with more powerful capabilities in order to increase awareness and safety while als...
    Qualcomm, Google provide in-vehicle features to Renault Mégane E-TECH Electric
    According to an official press release issued on 6 September, Qualcomm Technologies announced at IAA 2021 that it will collaborate with Google and Renault Group to create a rich and immersive in-vehicle experience for Renault's next-generation electric vehicle. Renault Group will use Qualcomm Tec...
    HERE integrates its HD Live Map in Mercedes-Benz’s new DRIVE PILOT system
    HERE Technologies has announced that its HD Live Map is integrated in the new DRIVE PILOT from Mercedes-Benz, according to a company press release on 6 September. The HERE HD Live Map enables the vehicle to see around corners by offering real-time information about the road network. Mercedes-Benz pl...
    INFINITI launches QX80 SUV with advanced connectivity
    Infiniti has unveiled its new QX80 SUV with widescreen, high-definition 12.3-inch INFINITI InTouch display, it said in a press release on 2 September. Wireless Apple CarPlay and USB-based Android Auto are compatible. The new display is standard on all trims and includes navigation with lane guida...
    07-Sep-2021 News New Products
    Mercedes-Benz presents VISION AVTR concept vehicle with BCI at IAA Mobility 2021
    According to official press release dated 6th September, Mercedes-Benz announced that it is integrating the first Brain-computer interfaces (BCI) approaches into its pioneering VISION AVTR concept vehicle. The first approaches to mind control based on visual perception will be demonstrated at the...
    07-Sep-2021 News New Products
    AutoTechInsight Weekly – 06 September 2021
      Click the link above to download this week's issue
    Renault unveils Mégane E-Tech EV with new OpenR display
    Renault has unveiled the new Mégane E-Tech electric vehicle (EV) with new OpenR display and its new OpenR Link multimedia system, developed with Google and based on Android Automotive OS, comes with Google Assistant, Google Maps and Google Play built-in for a helpful, personalized, and seamles...
    06-Sep-2021 News New Products
    IAA 2021: HELLA to showcase automotive lighting and electronics solutions
    HELLA will be showcasing its automotive lighting innovations and products at the IAA Mobility 2021 in Munich, Germany, the company said in a press release on 3 September. HELLA will showcase chip-based headlamp technology ‘Solid State Lighting|High Definition’ (SSL|HD). It features SSL micro-LED...
    06-Sep-2021 News New Products
    Continental to develop virtual co-pilot eTravel.Companion
    Continental has announced that it is developing an in-vehicle virtual travel assistant called eTravel.Companion, according to an official press release on 3 September. The eTravel.Companion is an intelligent system that informs the car user like an interactive radio station on recommendations for fr...
    06-Sep-2021 News New Products
    IAA Mobility 2021: Continental to showcase advanced UX and server-based vehicle architecture
    Continental will showcase various vehicle technologies at the IAA Mobility 2021, it said in a press release on 2 September. Application examples range from vehicle access to acoustic, display and surface solutions. In the area of future mobile interiors, Continental will showcase the AMBIENC3 con...
    Bentley launches new rear-seat entertainment system for Flying Spur and Bentayga models
    Bentley will launch a new rear-seat entertainment system for the Flying Spur and Bentayga models, the British carmaker said in a press release on 31 August. The system features two, high-definition 10.1-inch screens attached to the back of the front seats. The tablets are also removable with resolut...
    01-Sep-2021 News New Products
    VueReal gets volume orders for its automotive transparent displays
    VueReal has announced that it has received volume orders for its transparent displays from unnamed automotive customers, according to a press release dated 26 August. “VueReal has engaged over several years with companies in technology integration and product developments for different markets ...
    ParkMobile ties up with University of Illinois for contactless parking
    ParkMobile has tied up with the University of Illinois for its contactless parking solution in Urbana-Champaign campus in the United States, the company said in a press release on 30 August. The partnership will allow for a safe way to pay for parking from any mobile device at over 2,300 spaces acro...
    Audi to enhance in-car user experience with new physical and digital solutions
    German carmaker Audi will develop solutions for enhanced in-vehicle user experience, it said in a press release on 27 August. Software unit CARIAD is set to play a crucial role in this development. It is developing an operating system for the entire Volkswagen Group. Audi is working towards a cus...
    AutoTechInsight Weekly – 30 August 2021
    Click the link above to download this week's issue
    EDAG China opens test center in Shanghai for electronic modules and testing ADAS functions and digital cockpits
    EDAG Group subsidiary, EDAG China, has opened a new test center in Shanghai, the company said in a press release on 26 August. The new test center will enable the development and validation of automotive electronic components and modules. The facility will have a 2800 m² test area where tests an...
    OPPO demonstrates in-car connectivity technologies at Smart China Expo 2021
    OPPO presented its latest developments related to in-vehicle smartphone connectivity at Smart China Expo 2021, the company said in a press release on 23 August. These include a digital car key and remote vehicle control on OPPO Find X3, remote vehicle control on OPPO Watch 2, and the in-car fla...
    BlackBerry, Nobo develop advanced digital cockpit controller for Haval H6S SUV
    BlackBerry has announced that it has developed an advanced digital cockpit controller with Nobo Technologies to power Great Wall Motors’ Haval H6S sport utility vehicle (SUV), according to a company press release on 26 August. The advanced digital cockpit controller platform developed by Nobo...
    27-Aug-2021 News New Products
    Suppliers to the new Hyundai Tucson
    The fourth-generation 2021 Hyundai Tucson is assembled at Hyundai’s facility in Ostrava, Czech Republic. Output of the new version of the compact crossover SUV is expected to peak at more than 184,000 units in 2022, according to IHS Markit. If you would like your company included in this fe...
    Desay, Rightware develop multiscreen smart cabin
    Desay has partnered with Rightware to develop a multiscreen smart cabin, the company said in a blog post on 19 August. The third-generation Smart Cabin is a comprehensive design solution based on Level 4 autonomous driving, 5G cloud computing platform, and vehicle-to-everything (V2X) technology...
    26-Aug-2021 News New Products
    Pricol ties up with Candera for automotive HMI solutions
    Pricol has partnered with Candera, The Economic Times reported on 25 August. The technology partnership will allow Pricol to have access to global human-machine interface (HMI) solutions for next generation connected Driver Information System (DIS) products across all vehicle segments. The p...
    Stellantis, FIH Mobile form JV to develop automotive smart cockpit solutions
    FIH Mobile has entered into a joint venture (JV) agreement with Stellantis to form Mobile Drive, the JV entity, to develop smart cockpit solution for vehicles, it said in a press release on 24 August. Mobile Drive will be equally owned by Stellantis and FIH. The JV will focus on developing infota...
    25-Aug-2021 News New Products
    JOYNEXT ties up with Huawei Technologies to develop intelligent automotive cockpit solutions
    JOYNEXT has signed a cooperation agreement with Huawei Technologies to develop automotive smart cockpits, China Money Network reported on 24 August. Under the agreement, the companies will develop products with Huawei’s Harmony infotainment operating system, HMS (HUAWEI Mobile Services)-A cor...
    Yanfeng International, Lin-gang Special Area Administration sign MOU to launch intelligent cockpits
    According to a press release on Autobala dated 20 August, Yanfeng Automotive, a Shanghai-based manufacturer of automotive interior components, and the Lin-gang Special Area Administration have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) for the launch of an intelligent cockpit project. Yanfen...
    Mitsubishi Electric unveils new advanced cockpit demo vehicle
    Mitsubishi Electric has unveiled Project Firebird, a new advanced cockpit demo vehicle, WardsAuto reported on 6 August. The cockpit is built on a hypervisor with an Android 10 operating system (OS) and includes a digital cluster, rotating center display, and Amazon Alexa integration. ...
    23-Aug-2021 News New Products
    MIPI announces next generation of MIPI Display Serial Interface 2 specification
    The MIPI Alliance has announced the next generation of its MIPI Display Serial Interface 2 (MIPI DSI-2) specification, according to a press release on 17 August. MIPI DSI-2 v2.0 is an improvement in terms of user experience and adds power savings across automotive and other applications. The...
    23-Aug-2021 News New Products
    Center stack display market outlook
    The growth of connectivity across the automotive industry has led to an increase in consumer-centric software-based services and solutions provided by the automaker. While large display units were initially only offered in high-end vehicles, vehicles across most trims in multiple European and North ...
    AutoTechInsight Weekly – 23 August 2021
    Click the link above to download this week's issue
    Bosch powers “AdrenoX Connect” for Mahindra’s XUV700 model
    Bosch and Mahindra & Mahindra have collaborated to develop connected vehicle platform “AdrenoX Connect” for the XUV700 SUV, a press release dated 18 August read. AdrenoX Connect app is available on Playstore and Appstore. AdrenoX Connect contains various connected features that have ...
    Cerence posts 29% y/y growth in Q3 revenue to USD96.8 million
    Cerence has reported a 29% year-on-year (y/y) rise in third quarter revenue at USD96.8 million, the company said in a press release on 9 August. Net income for the period came in at USD5.8 million compared to a loss of USD28.1 million last year. Gross margin was 75.4% versus 63.3% last year. “E...
    Lincoln launches new Navigator SUV with advanced connectivity
    Lincoln has announced the launch of its Navigator sports utility vehicle (SUV) with multiple connected and safety services, according to its official statement on 18 August. Among safety services, the Navigator is the first Lincoln car to offer ActiveGlide, an enhancement of intelligent adaptiv...
    19-Aug-2021 News New Products
    Hyundai Motor picks Qt as key HMI technology partner
    Qt Company has announced that Hyundai Motor has selected the company as a key partner for HMI technologies for all Hyundai, Kia and Genesis brand vehicles, according to a company press release on 17 August. Qt will help develop Hyundai’s Connected Car Operating System (ccOS) across the in-vehicle ...
    Suppliers to the new Lincoln Aviator
    The second-generation Lincoln Aviator is assembled at Ford’s facility in Chicago SHO, United States. Output of the new mid-sized luxury SUV is expected to peak at more than 2,000 units in 2022, according to IHS Markit. If you would like your company included in this feature or the car ...
    AutoTechInsight Weekly – 16 August 2021
      Click the link above to download this week's issue
    Bosch to present multiple innovations at IAA Mobility 2021
    According to an official press release dated 10 August, Bosch will demonstrate the following solutions for personalized, automated, and connected mobility at IAA Mobility 2021 in Munich. Bosch offers a solution that connects users, vehicles, and their surroundings seamlessly, making driving more enj...
    11-Aug-2021 News New Products
    Mahindra to debut AdrenoX connected car technology on XUV700 model
    Mahindra & Mahindra has unveiled the AdrenoX in-vehicle intelligence services, which will debut with the XUV700 SUV, it said in a press release on 2 August. The XUV700 will feature an integrated 10.25-inch dual screen and SmartCore cockpit domain controller technology with third-generation Qualc...
    11-Aug-2021 News New Products
    Volkswagen of America to equip most model year 2022 models with standard digital cockpits
    Volkswagen of America has announced a few changes to its vehicle lineups for model year (MY) 2022, according to a company press release on 9 August. Most models will receive a standard Volkswagen Digital Cockpit and IQ.DRIVE driver assistance technology as standard or available equipment. IQ.DRIVE a...
    Infineon develops new MEMS scanner solution for AR in automotive HUDs
    Infineon has unveiled a new micro electromechanical sensors (MEMS) scanner solution made of a MEMS mirror and MEMS driver, for automotive head-up displays (HUD), it said in a press release on 9 August. The devices allow for the making of completely new product designs. “Augmented reality soluti...
    10-Aug-2021 News New Products
    SAIC partners with OPPO to enhance in-vehicle user experience
    SAIC Group has partnered with smartphone maker OPPO to enhance in-vehicle user-experience, CNEV Post reported on 6 August. The companies will jointly promote the deployment of in-vehicle user interaction applications in vehicles, conduct joint research and development on intelligent cockpits, and ex...
    Lexus launches MY 2022 RX 350 and 450H models with advanced connectivity
    Lexus has announced the launch of model year (MY) 2022 RX 350 and 450H models with option to choose between the standard 8-inch display and 12.3-inch high-resolution, split-screen multimedia display, among other options, an official press release on 4 August read. The Lexus RX comes with six USB ...
    09-Aug-2021 News New Products
    AutoTechInsight Weekly – 9 August 2021
      Click the link above to download this week's issue
    Desay SV forms JV with Fawer in mainland China
    Huizhou Desay SV Automotive Electronics has announced a partnership with FAWER Automotive Parts under which the companies will set up a joint venture (JV) in Changchun, mainland China, it said in a press release on 20 July. The new JV will be primarily responsible for the production of core componen...
    Continental’s Q2 2021 consolidated sales climb 49.7% y/y to USD11.73 billion
    Germany-based automotive components and systems supplier Continental has published its financial results for the second quarter of the 2021 fiscal year (FY). According to a press release issued by Continental on 5 August, the company posted a consolidated sales figure of EUR9.91 billion (a...
    ParkMobile to offer parking solutions in Charleston Coliseum and Convention Center, US
    ParkMobile has announced a partnership with Charleston Coliseum and Convention Center in West Virginia, United States under which the company’s app users will be able to reserve their parking in advance of concerts and events. “ParkMobile is thrilled to partner with the largest events arena i...
    loading
    preload preload preload preload preload