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September 07 - Automotive association activities - Automotive products (Level 4+) - Autonomous vehicle preference - Patent activities - R&D intensity - Autonomous driving - Technology - Test roads - Autonomous vehicle - Type approval process - Vehicle-2-vehicle communication - China - Germany - Global - North America - South Korea - USA

What will it take to agree a gold standard for autonomous vehicle safety?

Industry players are coming together to jointly develop global reference solutions for self-driving safety challenges. The Autonomous forum has been pioneering a collaborative approach to autonomous vehicle (AV) development for the past two years, bringing together a community of players across the mobility ecosystem to establish safety standards and practices. Breaking down AV safety into […] Read More
by Automotive World
June 23 - Battery cost - EVs - CO2 legislation - EV preference - EV/PHEV sales - Industry Activity - Regulation - Restrictions for ICEs - Belgium - Europe - France - Germany - Italy - Netherlands - Spain - Sweden

Heavy-duty vehicles CO2 targets 2030: Which drivetrain technology will win?

After the passenger car market has been driven by regulation to ever greater CO2 optimization over the past ten years, it is time for the EU's second-largest cause of greenhouse gas emissions in road traffic: heavy-duty vehicles (HDV) like commercial trucks or buses. Read More
by fka
June 09 - Automotive association activities - CO2 legislation - EV portfolio - EV preference - EV/PHEV sales - Industry Activity - Mobility concept preferences - Restrictions for ICEs - Europe - Global - North America - South America

Life Cycle Assessments – Controversial, but without Alternative

The decision about the phase-out of fossil fuels in our transport systems has been made and the focus is now primarily on battery electric vehicles, but synthetic fuels and fuel cells are still in the running. Only life cycle assessments that cover the entire service life of the vehicles from the production of raw materials […] Read More
by Springer Fachmedien
May 28 - Automotive association activities - Automotive products (Level 4+) - Autonomous vehicle preference - Infrastructure - R&D intensity - Autonomous driving - Regulation - Test roads - Autonomous vehicle - Type approval process - Vehicle-2-vehicle communication - China - Germany - UK - USA

Do AVs need smooth roads and clear signage?

Human drivers are more than capable of driving safely despite issues such as potholes, obscured traffic signals or fading road signs, but is there a guarantee that an autonomous vehicle (AV) could show similar flexibility? Read More
by Automotive World
February 27 - Automotive association activities - Autonomous vehicle preference - Battery cost - EVs - CO2 legislation - EV portfolio - EV/PHEV charging infrastructure - EV/PHEV sales - Restrictions for ICEs - Test roads - Autonomous vehicle

The Future is Imminent – Autonomous Trucking and its Industry Implications

Following years of hype and media fanfare surrounding autonomous vehicles, many technology and passenger vehicle companies have recently softened their stance around what is feasible in the short and medium terms. Key players are shifting their focus to automating highway driving, an easier problem to solve that inner-city traffic, and with it also shifting to […] Read More
September 13 - Automotive association activities - Automotive products (Level 4+) - Autonomous vehicle - Computing power - Autonomous vehicle preference - Battery cost - EVs - CO2 legislation - EV portfolio - EV/PHEV charging infrastructure - EV/PHEV sales - Mobile network - 5G coverage - Restrictions for ICEs - Vehicle-2-vehicle communication - Asia-Pacific - Europe - North America

The future of trucking: Challenges for the transportation sector

Freight forwarders, logistics companies and truck OEMs will be challenged by automation, digitalization and electrification trends. Players that refuse to change will not survive. Read More
by Roland Berger

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