Friday 28 June 2024
Aftermarket suppliers increase NEV investment as inventory clearance ends
Automotive supply chains in Taiwan and China are seeing limited financial growth during the off-season in July and August. However, as inventory destocking ends, new energy vehicle...
Wednesday 26 June 2024
Honda launches N-VANe: budget BEV to compete with Chinese rivals
Honda, the Japanese automotive conglomerate, announced that it will launch a budget Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) in October 2024 in Japan, and consumers can get one for less than...
Wednesday 26 June 2024
Volkswagen to invest US$5 billion in Rivian, forming EV software JV
Volkswagen Group and US-based Rivian announced on June 25 that the former will invest up to US$5 billion in the emerging EV maker. The pair will also establish a joint venture focusing...
Wednesday 26 June 2024
Don't get misled by Germany. Europe's demand for EVs stronger than anticipated
Germany terminated its EV subsidy at the end of 2023, casting a shadow over Europe's EV sales in 2024.
Tuesday 25 June 2024
BYD releases third EV in Japan as sales struggle to take off
China's BYD Co. rolled out its third electric vehicle in Japan as it tries to href=""...
Tuesday 25 June 2024
Generative AI Applications Hackathon winner built an AI assistant to boost e-scooter user satisfaction
Ever since the all-knowing AI demonstrated its capability to comprehensively respond to user inquiries at the end of 2022, businesses have been trying to utilize generative AI to...
Tuesday 25 June 2024
Bosch drives future of automotive tech with Microsoft GenAI and Qualcomm HPC partnerships
Tier 1 automotive supplier Bosch is aggressively pursuing advancements in automotive electronic and electrical architecture.
Friday 14 June 2024
PurismEV leverages vehicle control to extend EV range by 40%
As most EV industry players focus on improving battery technology to mitigate range anxiety, PurismEV has found an alternative. The Taiwan-based startup targets vehicle control. Its...
Friday 14 June 2024
Millilab eyes global smart vehicle sensor opportunities with proprietary algorithm
Passive infrared (PIR) sensors have been around for years and are widely used in various devices including smart lamps, automotive radar, and monitoring systems.
Thursday 13 June 2024
ADLINK's one-stop solution elevates AI-innovations in electric vehicle battery manufacturing
Ensuring the quality and efficiency of batteries is crucial for the performance and safety of electric vehicles (EVs). With this in mind, most new energy EV battery manufacturers...
Wednesday 12 June 2024
Xiaomi, BYD pour CNY100 billion respectively into smart vehicle technology
BYD founder and chairman Wang Chuanfu said EVs are still gaining momentum in replacing internal combustion engine vehicles. He also announced that BYD will invest CNY100 billion (US$13...
Friday 7 June 2024
Nine local carmakers approved to test L3 vehicle autonomy in China
The Chinese Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) has approved nine local carmakers to conduct public trials on Level 3 and Level 4 vehicle autonomy. Tesla and other...
Friday 7 June 2024
Automotive market shows recovery while Chin Poon hold concerns about oversupply in 2H24
According to Kung-Yen Hsiao, spokesperson of Chin Poon, a major automotive PCB manufacturer, the global automotive market has seen a recovery after a significant freeze in the first...
Wednesday 22 May 2024
Audi partners with SAIC to develop China-specific EV platform; first vehicle to come next year
Premium carmaker Audi has deepened ties with its Chinese partner SAIC Motor as Western automakers try to catch up in the world's largest EV market.
Monday 20 May 2024
Major Japanese automakers plan collaboration on key car tech development
The major Japanese automakers such as Toyota, Nissan, and Honda are planning cross-industry collaborations to develop new automotive technologies. The scope includes Generative AI...