Volvo, Nvidia developing AI software for self-driving cars

Volvo Cars and Autoliv are teaming up with Nvidia to develop advanced systems and software for AI self-driving cars, the companies announced on Tuesday. The three companies will work together along with...

Marquardt to use Immersion haptic technology for automotive solutions

San Jose-based Immersion has signed a multi-year licensing agreement with Marquardt.

Toyota Partners With Segway Founder For Standing Wheelchair

Toyota Motor North America is joining forces with DEKA Research and Development, the company founded by Segway inventor Dean Kamen, to support mobility solutions for the disabled community. This agreement will help DEKA...

Maserati appoints Accenture Interactive as digital agency

Luxury vehicle manufacturer Maserati has appointed Accenture Interactive as its global agency across all digital channels.

MTS , McLaren collaborate to develop vehicle dynamics simulation

MTS Systems and McLaren Applied Technologies have collaborated to develop an all-electric automotive driving simulator. The Vehicle Dynamics Simulator (VDS) will be used by vehicle manufacturers and their suppliers to conduct...

Fiat Chrysler joins BMW, Intel, Mobileye to build driverless cars

Fiat Chrysler is joining BMW, Intel and Mobileye to build driverless cars. The companies have signed a memorandum of understanding on autonomous driving, which makes Fiat Chrysler the first automaker to...

Jaguar invests in Lyft; inks autonomous vehicle partnership

InMotion, Jaguar Land Rover’s mobility services business, has announced a $25 million investment in rideshare company Lyft. This investment will support Lyft’s expansion and technology plans, and will provide Jaguar the opportunity...

Renault Selects HP Private Cloud

French automaker Renault has selected an HP Utility Services solution to support the development of new telematics services for its electric cars, in a pay-as-you-go financial model. Renault selected HP Enterprise Cloud Services...

Garmin acquires Trigentic

Garmin has acquired Trigentic, a privately-held provider of intelligent products, solutions and services in the areas of embedded systems, power supply and power distribution for the marine and recreational vehicle market.

Toyota using Kinaxis supply chain management solutions

Toyota has selected Kinaxis, providers of RapidResponse - a cloud-based supply chain management solution based on concurrent planning - to manage its automotive demand and supply chain processes. 

Autoliv to develop, market LiDAR sensors with Velodyne

Automotive safety systems company Autoliv has signed an agreement with Velodyne, where the company will develop auto-grade LiDAR sensors using Velodyne's 3D software technology and LiDAR ASIC engine. Autoliv will also serve...

Delphi signs LiDAR deal with Innoviz

Delphi Automotive has signed a commercial partnership agreement with Innoviz Technologies, an Israeli-based company developing LiDAR technology for the mass commercialization of autonomous vehicles. Under the terms of the agreement, Innoviz's LiDAR...

Volkswagen Invests $300M In Gett

Automaker Volkswagen has made a strategic investment of $300 million in ride-hailing service Gett. The Israeli startup is available in more than 60 cities around the world. Alongside our pioneering role in...

Honda signs autonomous driving deal with Chinese AI company SenseTime

Chinese artificial intelligence company SenseTime has signed a long-term development agreement with Japanese car manufacturer Honda, to build cars with autonomous driving.

Ford and University of Michigan partner; automaker leasing robotics lab

Ford will lease the fourth floor of a planned robotics laboratory at the University of Michigan. The new laboratory is expected to have space where machines walk, fly, drive and swim, said the automaker in...