All Entries in the Category : Auto/Trans

Transportation including Railway, Small Vehicle, Small Engine, Automotive and Transportation

Consumers Expect Full In-Car Connectivity

Drivers worldwide increasingly expect their cars to be “the next connected space,” a seamless extension to their already connected homes and offices, according to a global consumer study conducted by GfK, a market research firm based in Germany.

: Auto/Trans, Telecom

ZF to Acquire TRW Automotive

ZF Friedrichshafen AG and TRW Automotive Holdings Corp. (NYSE: TRW) today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which ZF will acquire TRW.

: Auto/Trans

Global driverless vehicle shipments to reach 14MM by 2030

Global driverless vehicle shipments will increase from 1.1 million in 2024 to more than 42 million in 2035, with an installed driverless vehicle base reaching 176 million, according to ABI Research.

: Auto/Trans, Data

Why global carmakers are moving R&D work to India

t’s a long journey from the temple of automobile technology to the land of temples, from Germany to India, from crafting technology for top-end vehicles to doing the same for low-end two-wheelers.

: Auto/Trans

Gigafactory Will Create a Giga-Glut

The study, The Tesla-Panasonic Gigafactory: Analysis of Li-Ion Cost Trends, EV Price Reduction, and Capacity Utilization, predicts that the Gigafactory concept will save just $2,800 per battery pack and will fail to produce the huge sales numbers that Tesla has projected.

: Auto/Trans, Energy

Did TX really lose when Tesla chose NA for the Gigafactory?

For Tesla Fanboys in Texas, the news had to be heartbreaking: the much sought-after Gigafactory will be built outside Reno, Nevada, not in the Lone Star State.

: Auto/Trans, Energy

ABB and China’s BYD form global alliance

ABB and BYD has entered into a strategic collaboration to jointly develop new solutions for energy storage building on their complementary strenghts.

: Auto/Trans, Energy