Mobileye’s Partnerships With BMW, Ford, NIO, Nissan, Volkswagen, & WILLER

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 11 Aug 2020 03:15:52 +0000

Following up on my article about Waymo’s automotive connections, here’s a piece briefly diving into who Mobileye/Intel has automotive connections with. One problem here is that it’s not clear with some of the older announcements if they are still valid, and if they are headed where initially envisioned. Let’s jump in

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Volkswagen ID.4 — They Might Try To Pull A Model Y In The US

Credit to Author: Chanan Bos| Date: Sat, 08 Aug 2020 05:22:08 +0000

There is something odd about the Volkswagen ID.4. The vehicle has yet to be properly unveiled. This would make sense considering the fact that this vehicle is slated to be released in either early 2022 or late 2021 and a new vehicle model is usually unveiled about a year before release — or is it

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Sony Consumer EV, Panasonic Getting Maxwell Tech, 2 Non-Tesla European Gigafactories — CleanTech News Show #19

Credit to Author: Chanan Bos| Date: Sun, 02 Aug 2020 23:01:00 +0000

This is the 19th broadcast of CleanTechnica’s weekly news show. We now also have a Patreon page! This week’s show covers Panasonic claims regarding future batteries, whether Sony’s concept EV might reach the market after all, two non-Tesla Gigafactory wannabees, a green skyscraper (half of which is made out of wood), the ITER fusion reactor entering the assembly phase — and much more!

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Volkswagen’s Herbert Diess Has A Plan To Transition To EVs & Save The Company — Will The Board Let Him Execute It?

Credit to Author: Paul Fosse| Date: Sun, 02 Aug 2020 22:09:22 +0000

This article is inspired by what I have read recently about Volkswagen. We have been hearing a lot from the company, and not all of it is good

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Volkswagen Inks $1.4 Billion Battery Deal With Wanxiang A123

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Mon, 27 Jul 2020 06:35:55 +0000

dendritesWanxiang A123 says it has a deal with Volkswagen Group to provide up to $1.4 billion in LFP battery cells for use in the cars it manufacturers and sells in China,

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Volkswagen ID.3 Orders Open Up, & Charging Network Grows

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 24 Jul 2020 11:10:33 +0000

Volkswagen opened up mass-market orders for the ID.3 this week in Europe, while also opening up ID.3 1st (limited edition) ordering in the UK — mass-market ID.3 ordering starts in the autumn in the

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Why Volkswagen CEO Ralf Brandstätter & Tesla CEO Elon Musk Replied To My Tweets

Credit to Author: Alex Voigt| Date: Mon, 20 Jul 2020 00:58:17 +0000

The promise of autonomous vehicles that drive humans safely and reliably in every condition and place in the world is an inspiration for humankind, and if realized will open the door to unprecedented productivity gains and not-seen-before profits

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The Unpleasant Marriage Of Germany’s Top Auto Executives With Government Politicians

Credit to Author: Alex Voigt| Date: Mon, 13 Jul 2020 18:56:23 +0000

A secret and never written codex has been defined in the last 100 years that describes the relationship between the German auto industry and the government. Everybody follows the codex and its rules, but no one talks about it

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Volkswagen’s Top Software Guy Is Dropped

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 13 Jul 2020 06:33:28 +0000

It is no secret that Volkswagen Group has been struggling with what is truly an enormous challenge. Now rumor is that the company is dropping its head honcho on software and is replacing him with

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Volvo & Blockchain, Low-Tech Carbon Capture, New Audi & Seat EVs — CleanTech News Show #16

Credit to Author: Chanan Bos| Date: Sun, 12 Jul 2020 03:55:11 +0000

This is the 16th broadcast of CleanTechnica’s weekly news show. This week’s show covers Volvo’s plans to use blockchain, rock dust as a low-tech carbon capture solution, an explanation of what greenwashing is, a bunch of new EVs — like the Audi Q4 Sportback, Seat Cupra El-Born, Audi A7 PHEV, and Mercedes S-Class PHEV — and a lot more

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