Daimler launches Tel Aviv hub for auto technologyNov. 16
Daimler has opened a research and development center in Tel Aviv, one of a growing number of multinational firms seeking to tap into Israel's auto technology expertise as the industry moves towards self-driving cars.
Ford CEO: Dumb cars will vanish but smart ones won'tNov. 9
Ford's top executive says cars aren't going to disappear on tomorrow's connected roadways -- as long as their brainpower can keep up.
Ford forms partnership to test connected-vehicle techOct. 31
The technology, known as cellular-V2X, is meant to connect vehicles with things such as traffic lights, roadside beacons and other vehicles to share real-time information about the driving conditions around them.
Continental said to be in talks to buy Argus Cyber SecurityOct. 30
Continental is in advanced talks to buy Israel's Argus Cyber Security, which has developed technology to protect connected cars from hacking, for about $400 million, Israeli media reported on Monday.
GM to begin testing autonomous vehicles in N.Y.Oct. 17
The planned tests by GM and its self-driving unit, Cruise Automation, will be the first by a Level 4 autonomous vehicle in the state, N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said.
Visteon sees riches in dashboard warsAug. 31
As Detroit and Silicon Valley jockey for control of the screens inside your car, auto supplier Visteon is setting itself up to cash in either way.
UK issues tougher guidelines to protect connected cars from hackersAug. 7
The UK government issued new guidelines requiring carmakers to put in place tougher cyber protection for connected vehicles to ensure they are better shielded against hackers.These include enabling systems to withstand corrupt, invalid or malicious data or commands, and allowing users to delete person data.
Audi envisions a rethink of transportationAug. 2
While artificial intelligence and connectivity will accelerate the development of autonomous vehicles, they will also bring efficiencies to dealerships, supply chain and office operations.
5 questions with Mercedes' director of r&dJuly 25
Ola Kaellenius, head of r&d at Mercedes-Benz Cars, sat down with reporters at the launch of the updated S class and covered topics ranging from the return of the Mercedes inline-six to robot taxis to the coming of autonomy to the staying power of V-12s.
Toyota expands connected-car hub in TexasApril 28
Toyota Connected, the automaker's global data-science hub, is expanding staff and operations near the company's new North American headquarters in Texas.
Jeep finds green groove with 7-seat, plug-in hybrid SUV conceptApril 21
Jeep is flexing its green and connectivity chops at the Shanghai auto show with a luxury seven-seat plug-in hybrid SUV that could herald a new flagship for China, a key market for the Fiat Chrysler Automobiles brand.
Federal V2V mandate meets growing resistanceApril 17
A once-popular idea to equip cars with technology to communicate with one another and avoid collisions is encountering unexpected potholes in Washington.