Connected Vehicles

15th July 2019

Faster Forward: Connected Transactions

Sponsored Content At CES in Las Vegas, SiriusXM demonstrated an in-vehicle payment system developed in collaboration with Visa. Six months later at TU-Automotive Detroit 2019, the company presented a...


15th July 2019

Balancing Data Protection With UX is Carmakers’ Big Challenge

In the age of both data collection and tightening privacy regulations, automakers need to make sure they are responsibly collecting only the data they need. Darren Mann, vice-president of...


9th July 2019

Connectivity Main Pitch in Sneak Peek at New Hyundai

Connectivity and advanced levels of passenger safety are the main sales pitches of the first sneak peek at Hyundai’s upcoming new European model. Those executive cruiser requirements hint at...


2nd July 2019

Ford Connectivity Finds Available Urban Parking

Ford has teamed up with telco giant Vodafone to help its consumers to find parking spaces in congested urban environments. It’s a bid to combat the growing pressures of...


28th June 2019

DSRC the ‘Here-And-Now’ of V2V Solution

5G must play second fiddle to a wi-fi V2V solution currently the best option to get vehicle communications for driverless cars up and running. That’s the view of Netherlands-based...

26th June 2019

Telematics Not the Only Answer to Reducing Insurers’ Risks

It wasn’t so long ago that an automobile was a free-ranging universe all its own. The only real connection it had with the outside world occurred when someone inside...

By Eric Volkman

25th June 2019

Telechips Automotive Semiconductors

Sponsored Content After 20 years in Asia, Telechips, a semiconductor company is expanding into the U.S. automotive market..


25th June 2019

Risks Remain to Connected Car Revenue Streams

Connected vehicles are fast becoming in-car companions with everything people expect to enjoy on their smartphones, tablet PCs, smart TVs and on their PCs being made available in their...

By Graham Jarvis


24th June 2019

FCA Launches In-Car US Shopping

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has launched its version of in-car shopping that allows ordering of products and services on-the-go. The automaker’s Uconnect Market platform is similar to General Motors’ Marketplace...


21st June 2019

Lada Bales on Plan to Boost UBI in Russia

Bad work attracts bad clients. Years of expensive, albeit inconvenient, service had taught Russian car owners to shun many offerings from insurance companies and buy nothing but mandatory liability...

By Roma Nazarov


18th June 2019

Design and Testing Keys to Solving Auto Tech Distraction, Says TRL

All in-cabin automotive technology has the capability to dangerously distract the modern motorist. This is the clear finding of the UK’s Transport Research Laboratory (TRL) whose research into the...


17th June 2019

Faster Forward: Google Powers Volvo Digital Experience

Automakers need to strike a balance between branded in-vehicle experiences and integrating with standard platforms like Google Android but, like mobile devices, the future of cars may shift towards...