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September 08 - Automotive products (Level 4+) - Autonomous vehicle - Computing power - Battery cost - EVs - EV portfolio - EV/PHEV charging infrastructure - Industry Activity - Infrastructure - Patent activities - R&D intensity - Autonomous driving - Technology - Test roads - Autonomous vehicle - Europe - Germany - Global - USA

Triple Transformation: Position, Perform, Progress

Automotive manufacturers and suppliers are facing a tremendous challenge. Actually, there are three challenges occurring simultaneously. Norbert Dressler, Global Head of Automotive at Roland Berger, calls this task Triple Transformation and summarizes it in three words: position, perform, and progress. Read More
by Roland Berger
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 03 - Automotive products (Level 4+) - Autonomous vehicle - Computing power - Autonomous vehicle preference - Customer curiosity - Mobile network - 5G coverage - R&D intensity - Autonomous driving - Vehicle-2-vehicle communication

Meet the Automotive Disruptors #1: Jack Cheng, CEO of the MIH Open Platform Alliance

We start our new series “Meet the Automotive Disruptors”, with Jack Cheng, CEO of the MIH Alliance, to learn more about this new partnership’s motivation, current status and vision. The Taiwanese contract manufacturing giant, famous for manufacturing Apple’s iPhone, launched the MIH Open Platform Alliance and is transferring the open source approach from tech to […] Read More
by Roland Berger
May 31 - Automotive products (Level 4+) - Autonomous vehicle preference - Customer interest - Industry Activity - R&D intensity - Autonomous driving - Test roads - Autonomous vehicle - Vehicle-2-vehicle communication - China - Germany - Japan - South Korea - USA

Why Some Hands-Free Driving Leaves AV Industry’s Hands Tied

Level 3 autonomy is the uncanny valley of AV tech; its challenges say a lot about the future of self-driving cars and trucks. Read More
by CoMotion
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
May 21 - Digitized culture preference - Industry Activity - Infrastructure - Belgium - Canada - China - Europe - France - Germany - Global - Italy - Netherlands - North America - Spain - Sweden - UK - USA

Agency sales model

How agency sales models can benefit manufacturers and dealers. Read More
by Roland Berger
May 10 - Battery cost - EVs - EV preference - EV/PHEV sales - Infrastructure - Europe - Germany - Italy - Sweden - UK

LiB Production Capacity

Europe is the fastest growing market in battery cells production. Up to 1,000 GWh/a LiB cell production capacity already announced until 2030. Read More
by Roland Berger
February 11 - Automotive products (Level 4+) - Autonomous vehicle - Computing power - Patent activities - R&D intensity - Autonomous driving - Test roads - Autonomous vehicle - Vehicle-2-vehicle communication - USA

Autonomous Driving – California “Disengagement Reports 2020”

The new Disengagement Reports 2020, published earlier this week shows that Cruise, Pony AI, and Waymo are the companies with the most miles driven in California. They are also the companies with the lowest number of disengagements. Cruise drove most miles (ca. 175,000) with 27 disengagements and 21 vehicles. Read More
by Roland Berger
January 01 - Amount of shared vehicles - Automotive products (Level 4+) - Autonomous vehicle preference - Customer curiosity - Customer interest - Mobility behaviour - Mobility concept preferences - Mobility planning - Multi modal mobility - Test roads - Autonomous vehicle - Vehicle-2-vehicle communication - USA

Congestion at the Curb

An Analysis of Ride-Hailing at LAX and Recommendations to Optimize the TNC System at Airports Read More
by CoMotion

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