EVs & Hostageware: The Push To Sell Stuff Over The Air

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Mon, 03 May 2021 16:35:33 +0000

Over the air updates are all the rage, but is there a darker side to such digital convenience?

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Volkswagen Still Focused On Becoming A Software Leader. What Does That Mean?

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 09 Apr 2021 01:35:49 +0000

Last month, Volkswagen announced Strategy ACCELERATE. It continues — or further formalizes — what the company has been saying its path into the future is. It’s about becoming a leader in software, digitalization, autonomy, and the various new business models that pop out of that. It wants to make “software integration” and “digital customer experience” […]

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New Tesla Model S & X Touchscreen (Video)

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 25 Mar 2021 03:55:25 +0000

Some video footage and screenshots of the touchscreen of new Tesla Model S and Model X vehicles have leaked out, and the new design is looking good. YouTuber “Black Tesla” walked through the new infotainment system this week. Check out that video (below) for all the fun, or scroll down for some more text highlights. […]

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Ford Mustang Mach-E Will Get Hands-Free Driver Assist On Some Highways In A Year

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 31 Oct 2020 21:56:55 +0000

Ford will be providing over-the-air software updates to its 2021 Ford F-150 and 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E … in a year

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Digital Cockpits Becoming Industry Norm As Copycat Tesla Interiors Proliferate

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Mon, 28 Sep 2020 22:02:00 +0000

When the Tesla Model S hit the streets in 2012, the feature that seemed to draw the most attention from the press and the public was its enormous touchscreen

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Jaguar I-PACE Gets More Bling — A Lot More Bling!

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 25 Jun 2020 21:14:06 +0000

Jaguar has announced that the I-PACE is getting significantly upgraded infotainment, charging, driver-assist technology, and design. Let’s have a look

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Turmoil In Wolfsburg As Volkswagen Ushers In ID.3 Era

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Thu, 11 Jun 2020 18:05:57 +0000

Volkswagen says early ID.3 reservation holders can begin placing firm orders for their cars next week, but may have to wait until the end of this year to drive one with all its software issues resolved.

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Top EV Benefits, EV Range Adequacy, Driving & Charging Frequency — New Report

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 21 Dec 2019 23:10:22 +0000

When asked for the top reasons the EV drivers got their cars, we got similar responses as in previous years. The largest portion of buyers in every group referenced the environmental benefits. As before, Tesla buyers in the various markets were more likely to select “fun & convenience” and “I love new tech” than other EV drivers

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The Vehicle Classes, Range, & Features in High Demand with EV Drivers — New Report

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 21 Dec 2019 21:40:36 +0000

For years, we have asked respondents what vehicle body type they prefer for an EV. The answers may surprise you. Despite the crossover and SUV craze, our respondents in North America indicated they prefer a sedan or hatchback

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