19th August 2019

This Single Sensor Could Save Lives

Vayyar Imaging’s proprietary life-sensing technology has several potential safety applications including optimized airbag deployment, driver drowsiness alerts and can detect when children are left unattended inside a vehicle. This interview...


16th August 2019

Smarter Internet a Must for Driverless Cars

A lot has been said about the need for driverless cars to use connectivity, which should allow future automobiles navigate through the toughest and most challenging scenarios. Much less...

By Louis Bedigian


14th August 2019

Mapping Roads for AVs with “Tactile Data”

Tactile Mobility’s software solution captures information from existing sensors to map road conditions in real time. This interview was recorded at the EcoMotion mobility event in Tel Aviv, June 2019.


9th August 2019

Wine Robot To Monitor The Vines

Driverless agricultural vehicles have taken a firm hold in the farming industry and now the latest could help ensure top-quality bottles of wine. The VineScout claims to be able...


31st July 2019

Continental Claims Cloud Automated Speed Control

A message from the cloud could take over the speed of a vehicle judged to be travelling too fast for road conditions under a system developed by Continental. The...


23rd July 2019

Reasons Behind Israel’s Rise in Auto Tech

Israel is a small country, its few attempts at car manufacturing ended badly and much of its real estate is desert. It’s really the last place where a thriving...

By Eric Volkman


12th July 2019

Toyota to Start AV Testing in Europe

Toyota has chosen the seat of the European Union to begin testing its autonomous technology on continental public highways. It will begin its automated driving (AD) program trialing its...


11th July 2019

PSA Driverless Test Takes Tolls in Stride

Autonomous testing by PSA has seen one of its self-driving cars negotiate toll booths successfully. Its tests, held in conjunction with the toll-road operator Vinci Autoroutes, saw an autonomously...


9th July 2019

Continental Begins Series Production of Autonomous Sensors

Continental is readying itself for series production of the sensors required to deliver commercially available driverless mobility. It sees the vanguard of the technology being small autonomous shuttle buses...


8th July 2019

Weekly Brief: More Mega Partnerships Pump Up Auto Tech

The longer the road one has to travel, the nicer it is to have some company. This is true for human beings and for businesses as well, especially those...

Commentary By Andrew Tolve


2nd July 2019

Best of the Robo-Cities

As long as the automobile industry has been in existence, it’s needed to use testing facilities. With our determined progress up the levels of autonomy, of course, the requirement...

By Eric Volkman


27th June 2019

Brexit Threatens UK Auto Tech Future

Continuing falls in UK car production owing to Brexit uncertainties are calling into question the nation’s potential to keep pace with future automotive technology. That’s the fear expressed by...