29th June 2018

Study claims distracted driving is endemic

Robert Gray is told telematics shows most drivers flout safety by using phones while driving. Distracted driving is not only worse than many experts thought it was, it’s 100...


28th June 2018

Carmakers & Carriers Need to Partner on 5G

A recent report from analyst firm Gartner finds that connected cars are key to 5G networks, but automakers needs to work with carriers.


16th June 2018

Keeping the digital driver safe

The challenges of security and privacy in the connected car explored by Robert Gray. Safety and security in advanced autonomous and connected cars likely face heightened scrutiny following Uber’s...


8th June 2018

Day Two TU-Automotive Detroit 2018: Partnerships and data to drive forward

The connected-car industry is coming together, for real. Susan Kuchinskas wraps up the second day in Novi, Michigan. Continued from Day One. The importance of breaking down siloes and...


8th June 2018

Automakers Must Improve Connected Car App Strategies

As more consumers demand connectivity features, such as remote start and other apps, automakers need to step up their marketing game, according to an industry survey from Gartner L2....


7th June 2018

Day One TU-Automotive Detroit 2018: Expanding universe of technology and partners

Susan Kuchinskas reports on the first day of the industry’s top technology conference. The diversity of companies, technologies and business models gathered together on the first day of TU-Automotive...


5th June 2018

BlackBerry Joins OmniAir V2X Consortium

After joining the OmniAir Consortium, BlackBerry plans to release its security credential management system, designed for securing connected vehicles, later this year.


29th May 2018

Car Connectivity: Time to Accelerate

Car owners and drivers are starting to demand more of their connected vehicles. For automakers, it's time to offer customers more security and connectivity features now, and not wait...

Kate Migon


14th May 2018

5G Roars Ahead Thanks to NTT DoCoMo Race-Car Trials

In Japan, NTT DoCoMo is pushing the boundaries of car connectivity with 5G field trials that include vehicle's traveling over 100mph.


11th May 2018

Spirent Developing V2X Testing for Cohda’s Wireless Modules

The partnership will see Spirent's WAVE-DSRC test software applied to Cohda's hardware modules, which are designed for use on connected vehicles.


4th May 2018

Cabin tech will drive the change in cars, says Citroën

Design and use of cars will be radically changed to suit emerging technologies, Citroën’s Xavier Peugeot told Paul Myles. Technology will be the major influencer in what cars will...


30th April 2018

2018 Beijing Auto Show: BMW, VW, Nissan in the Spotlight

Many of the world's biggest automakers were at China's capital at the 2018 Beijing Auto Show earlier this month, showing off e-mobility and connected car features aimed at buyers...