Connected Vehicles

21st February 2019

Continental, Vodafone Claim C-V2X ‘Digital Safety Shield’

Continental and Vodafone are claiming 5G and cellular vehicle-to-everything (C-V2X) technologies can prevent car accidents. At Barcelona’s Mobile World Congress, the companies will demonstrate the ‘digital safety shield’, tech...


19th February 2019

Satellite Providers Claim to Close Cellular Connectivity Gaps

The future of the connected car is orbiting in space. At least, that’s what proponents of satellite technology espouse. Satellite, of course, is the backbone of the GPS technology...

By Eric Volkman


15th February 2019

Belfast On Road to Smart City Status

Belfast is joining the ranks of the smart city with the installation of connected street furniture that could put it on the path to eventual V2X capability. The Northern...


14th February 2019

Consortium Deploys 5G Network for CAVs

A consortium has deployed a 5G small cell network that aims to supply connectivity to connected and autonomous vehicles. AutoAir, a 5G development consortium led by broadband provider Airspan...


13th February 2019

Harley-Davidson Turns To Cloud With New EV

Harley-Davidson’s LiveWire all-electric sports cruiser bike will draw on cloud, IoT and AI technologies, the iconic US brand has announced. The machine is part of the manufacture’s More Roads...


12th February 2019

NIO OTA Update Causes Test Drive Standstill

A test driver for Chinese electric vehicle start-up NIO was left trapped with a company representative inside one of its SUVs. The pair were test driving NIO‘s ES8 SUV...


31st January 2019

Fleet Telematics Has Vital Role in Move to EVs

Increasingly, organizations are turning to electric vehicles (EVs) while setting goals to reduce emissions and improve operational fleet efficiency. However, there are implications on changing the powertrain of a...

By Graham Jarvis


28th January 2019

Distance Between Automotive Hardware and Software

While carmakers try to bend their hardware into the sort of shape the software gurus of Silicon Valley desire, it’s clear nothing is going to deviate them from a...


25th January 2019

Harman’s Ludwig: Automotive Connectivity to Rise in 2019

A manager at an automotive connectivity tech giant claims there will be an increase in adoption of such tech this year. In an exclusive interview with TU-Automotive, Harman vice-president of...


24th January 2019

V2V Tech Gives Fleets a Third Eye

Vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) technology has been lauded for its potential to help connected cars inform each other about their presence, send warnings of oncoming traffic at intersections and provide a...

By Louis Bedigian


24th January 2019

Porsche Banks on AI Assisted Breakdown Start-Up

German sportscar manufacturer Porsche is investing in a start-up that uses AI to rapidly provide breakdown and emergency assistance to consumers. Its investment arm, Porsche Ventures, has announced it...


21st January 2019

First Smart City V2X Project Launched in China

A Chinese start-up is claiming a world’s first in V2X project demonstrating a real-world smart city infrastructure of the future. Human Horizons has unveiled its ‘Smart Road Demonstration Project’...

Paul Myles TU-Editor