Volkswagen Using Computer Vision To Increase Production Efficiency

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 07 Jul 2020 03:57:16 +0000

Volkswagen, as the title notes, is using “Computer Vision” to increase manufacturing efficiency at its factories. What is Computer Vision? Here’s how Volkswagen summarizes it

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Audi Electrifies Bayern Munich Training Grounds For Team’s Coming Audi e-trons

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 06 Jul 2020 21:49:38 +0000

Audi is putting electric car charging stations around the FC Bayern Munich training grounds

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Is Recogni The Next Hot Autonomous Vehicle Startup?

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 05 Jul 2020 19:27:26 +0000

In CleanTechnica’s exclusive, in-depth interview with Peter Mertens, former board member of Audi, Volkswagen Group, Volvo, & Jaguar Land Rover and former R&D head of Audi (published yesterday), Dr. Mertens briefly discussed a few startups he’s now on the board of. One of those was Recogni, and no offense to the others (which I’ll come back to in another article), but Recogni seemed to be the one that got him most lit up

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Is Recogni Critical To Autonomous Vehicles From Legacy Automakers?

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 05 Jul 2020 19:27:26 +0000

In CleanTechnica’s exclusive, in-depth interview with Peter Mertens, former board member of Audi, Volkswagen Group, Volvo, & Jaguar Land Rover and former R&D head of Audi (published yesterday), Dr. Mertens briefly discussed a few startups he’s now on the board of. One of those was Recogni, and no offense to the others (which I’ll come back to in another article), but Recogni seemed to be the one that got him most lit up

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My Interview With Peter Mertens, Former Board Member of Audi, Volkswagen Group, Volvo, & Jaguar Land Rover

Credit to Author: Alex Voigt| Date: Sat, 04 Jul 2020 15:41:20 +0000

After my article “There Will Be Blood” was published here on CleanTechnica, Peter Mertens, the former Head of R&D at Audi and former Board Member of Audi, Volkswagen, Volvo, and Jaguar Land Rover, and now Board Member of Faurecia, Recogni and Chairman of the Advisory Board of Valens, reached out to me and asked if I am interested in an interview with him

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Plug-In Vehicles = 7.8% Market Share In Europe

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Wed, 01 Jul 2020 03:28:07 +0000

After a Covid-derived drop in April (-16% year over year), the European passenger plug-in vehicle market went back to black in May, having scored 46,800 registrations (+23%), a great performance considering the overall market is still recovering (-57% in May)

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J.D. Power Rates Tesla Electric Vehicles As Lowest Quality Auto Brand In 2020 Study

Credit to Author: Jesper Berggreen| Date: Tue, 30 Jun 2020 03:11:25 +0000

It’s all over the news: It has finally been proven that Teslas are no good! Well, let’s put it this way: the evidence is circumstantial. This comes as no surprise to me, since I already told you about how customers feel about Tesla based on the largest Danish car owner satisfaction report

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7 Bonus Electric Car & SUV News Stories

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 29 Jun 2020 00:39:57 +0000

Continuing our series of end-of-month news roundups, below are seven electric car and electric SUV stories that no authors picked up but still seem worth mentioning

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After 116 Years, Volkswagen’s Zwickau Factory Produced Its Last Fossil Fuel Vehicle Today

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 26 Jun 2020 22:19:01 +0000

Volkswagen’s Zwickau factory is switching 100% to electric vehicles. It will produce a total of 6 models from 3 Volkswagen Group brands (Volkswagen, Audi, and Seat). Today was the last day it produced a fossil fuel vehicle, vehicle #6,049,207 from the factory under Volkswagen’s reign, a Golf R Estate

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