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These are the tough new safety tests automakers will have to pass - Euro NCAP - Wheels24

Wed, 2017-09-13 02:43

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These are the tough new safety tests automakers will have to pass - Euro NCAP
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France - Since its establishment in 1997, Euro NCAP has been the catalyst for significant and sustained advances in automotive safety. In September 2017, the safety organisation celebrates in 20th anniversary and has announced a series of new safety ...

NHTSA runs two years late on seat belt warning deadline - Automotive World (press release)

Wed, 2017-09-13 02:15

NHTSA runs two years late on seat belt warning deadline
Automotive World (press release)
The US government may talk a good game when it comes to stepping up road safety but it is the follow through part that has some industry groups concerned. Seat belt warning systems in particular have come under the spotlight following recent legal ...

Driverless cars on public highways? Go for it, Trump administration says - Los Angeles Times

Tue, 2017-09-12 19:04

Los Angeles Times

Driverless cars on public highways? Go for it, Trump administration says
Los Angeles Times
Go for it! In essence, that's the Trump administration's new directive on driverless-car development. Under those guidelines, automakers and technology companies will be asked to voluntarily submit safety assessments to the U.S. Department of ...
US Transportation Secretary Makes Autonomous Vehicle Announcement In Ann ArborWEMU
US Paves the Way for More Self-Driving CarsElectronic Design
US Department of Transportation releases self-driving car guidelinesWDIV Detroit
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Don't let regulation put the brakes on autonomous vehicle innovation - Automotive News (subscription) (blog)

Tue, 2017-09-12 17:13

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Don't let regulation put the brakes on autonomous vehicle innovation
Automotive News (subscription) (blog)
These mechanisms have driven automotive safety forward since its inception and should continue to do so -- even with driverless vehicles. Self-driving vehicles have the potential to revolutionize transportation. Around the world each year, 1.3 million ...

With Help from Volkswagen, 3D Printing Digs Deeper Into the Auto Industry - Machine Design

Tue, 2017-09-12 16:53

Machine Design

With Help from Volkswagen, 3D Printing Digs Deeper Into the Auto Industry
Machine Design
It also helps save time with fixtures and jigs in the automotive industry. However, none of these applications are designed for safety. You wouldn't expect someone to 3D-print a part with a collision in mind. However, as designers become more creative ...

Tesla Self-Driving System Faulted by Safety Agency in Crash - New York Times

Tue, 2017-09-12 16:23

New York Times

Tesla Self-Driving System Faulted by Safety Agency in Crash
New York Times
Automotive and technology companies have been accelerating their testing of self-driving cars, and have backed legislation exempting autonomous vehicles from current motor vehicle laws. Credit Angelo Merendino/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images.
Investigators fault driver in Tesla Autopilot crashBoston Herald
Driver in Tesla crash relied excessively on Autopilot, but Tesla shares some blame, federal panel findsLos Angeles Times

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Daimler Trucks celebrates Freightliner and Western Star anniversaries - Automotive World (press release)

Tue, 2017-09-12 10:51

Daimler Trucks celebrates Freightliner and Western Star anniversaries
Automotive World (press release)
Additionally, Detroit components, safety and telematics software demonstrations, financing services from Daimler Trucks Financial, and Aftermarket parts will be showcased. Among ... *Automotive World is not responsible for the content of this news release.

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Don't let regulation put the brakes on autonomous vehicle innovation - Automotive News (subscription) (blog)

Tue, 2017-09-12 10:35

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Don't let regulation put the brakes on autonomous vehicle innovation
Automotive News (subscription) (blog)
As we work to make autonomous driving a reality, one thing that has become clear is that innovation needs to be nurtured by policy, not regulation.

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DowDuPont to bolster Delaware spinoff with new product lines - The News Journal

Tue, 2017-09-12 10:04

The News Journal

DowDuPont to bolster Delaware spinoff with new product lines
The News Journal
DowDuPont will bolster its planned Delaware-based Specialty Products spinoff with the addition of more than seven business lines totaling more than $8 billion in revenue. Those product lines were originally intended for the Material Sciences spinoff ...
INSIGHT: Breaking up is harder to do as DowDuPont shifts to larger Spec CoICIS
DowDuPont amends split planChemical & Engineering News

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Adient and Autoliv agree to collaborate on safety, comfort and convenience for seats of the future - Markets Insider

Tue, 2017-09-12 09:43

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Adient and Autoliv agree to collaborate on safety, comfort and convenience for seats of the future
Markets Insider
DETROIT, Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Adient (NYSE: ADNT) the world's leading automotive seating supplier, and Autoliv, Inc. (NYSE: ALV and SSE: ALIVsdb), the worldwide leader in automotive safety systems, are collaborating to address vehicle seating ...
Autoliv and Adient Agree to Collaborate on Safety, Comfort and Convenience for Seats of the FutureStockhouse
The Autoliv, Inc. (ALV) Receives Consensus Rating of “Hold” from AnalystsBangaloreWeekly

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Honeywell's Connected Vehicle Enterprise Hires Industry Expert To Lead Automotive Business - Markets Insider

Tue, 2017-09-12 09:43

Honeywell's Connected Vehicle Enterprise Hires Industry Expert To Lead Automotive Business
Markets Insider
12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON), Transportation Systems (TS) recently announced the launch of its Connected Vehicle business enterprise to help global automakers embrace automotive connectivity while ensuring vehicle integrity, safety ...
Honeywell and Lear Collaborating on Automotive Cybersecurity Software SolutionsGuruFocus.com

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Zain claims MEA speed crown in 5G tests - Mobile World Live

Tue, 2017-09-12 07:47

Mobile World Live

Zain claims MEA speed crown in 5G tests
Mobile World Live
Examples include: offering more immersive experiences using augmented reality; boosting automotive safety; transforming manufacturing; monitoring and tracking services; and creating new business opportunities by improving customer service. “We believe ...

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Honeywell's Connected Vehicle Enterprise Hires Industry Expert To Lead Automotive Business - PR Newswire (press release)

Tue, 2017-09-12 07:33

Honeywell's Connected Vehicle Enterprise Hires Industry Expert To Lead Automotive Business
PR Newswire (press release)
12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON), Transportation Systems (TS) recently announced the launch of its Connected Vehicle business enterprise to help global automakers embrace automotive connectivity while ensuring vehicle integrity, safety ...
Honeywell and Lear Collaborating on Automotive Cybersecurity Software SolutionsGuruFocus.com

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Freudenberg: Innovative solutions for the cars of tomorrow - Automotive World (press release)

Tue, 2017-09-12 07:05

Freudenberg: Innovative solutions for the cars of tomorrow
Automotive World (press release)
“Future now” is this year's motto for one of the biggest automotive fairs in the world, and one thing is certain: Tomorrow's mobility will not be today's mobility. ... Because of this, the Freudenberg Group has developed a safety separator for lithium ...

Continental presents two new tire technology concepts for greater safety and comfort - Automotive World (press release)

Tue, 2017-09-12 06:53

Continental presents two new tire technology concepts for greater safety and comfort
Automotive World (press release)
Able to draw on more than a century of experience in tire technology and with in-house expertise in the fields of vehicle electronics and automotive IT, Continental is systematically aligning its products with the future requirements of autonomous ...

IAA 2017: Adient Presents Innovations for Automotive Megatrends at the International Motor Show in Frankfurt - Markets Insider

Tue, 2017-09-12 06:37

IAA 2017: Adient Presents Innovations for Automotive Megatrends at the International Motor Show in Frankfurt
Markets Insider
As a technological driver for lightweight automotive construction, products from the RECARO brand are also the focus at the exhibition. Safety: On the way to autonomously driven vehicles, seating systems will become increasingly flexible and will ...

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Euro NCAP to hold manufacturers accountable for autonomous car safety - FleetNews

Tue, 2017-09-12 05:43

FleetNews

Euro NCAP to hold manufacturers accountable for autonomous car safety
FleetNews
Since its establishment in 1997, Euro NCAP has been the catalyst for significant and sustained advances in automotive safety. Its independent crash tests and continuously evolving assessment protocols have given consumers the knowledge to make ...

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Autoliv and Adient agree to collaborate on safety, comfort and convenience for seats of the future - Automotive World (press release)

Tue, 2017-09-12 05:33

Automotive World (press release)

Autoliv and Adient agree to collaborate on safety, comfort and convenience for seats of the future
Automotive World (press release)
Autoliv, Inc. (NYSE: ALV and SSE: ALIVsdb), the worldwide leader in automotive safety systems, and Adient (NYSE: ADNT), the world's leading automotive seating supplier, are collaborating to address vehicle seating challenges presented by designs for ...
The Autoliv, Inc. (ALV) Rating Reiterated by BMO Capital MarketsBangaloreWeekly

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Chery: IAA Frankfurt International Motor Show - Automotive World (press release)

Tue, 2017-09-12 05:04

Chery: IAA Frankfurt International Motor Show
Automotive World (press release)
Inside, the new compact SUV incorporates the very latest smart technology, with connected infotainment, intelligent navigation and a comprehensive suite of the very latest advanced driver safety systems. “In just a few years we intend to start selling ...

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Euro NCAP launches road map 2025 in pursuit of Vision Zero - Automotive World (press release)

Tue, 2017-09-12 05:02

Euro NCAP launches road map 2025 in pursuit of Vision Zero
Automotive World (press release)
Since its establishment in 1997, Euro NCAP has been the catalyst for significant and sustained advances in automotive safety. Our independent crash tests and continuously evolving assessment protocols have given consumers the knowledge they needed to ...

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