A-1 Alternative Fuel Systems, Ideanomics to build two zero-emission fuel cell electric shuttle buses
Ideanomics, a company focused on accelerating the commercial adoption of electric vehicles (EV), announces that its subsidiary U.S. Hybrid joined a consortium led by A-1 Alternative Fuel Systems, a provider of on-vehicle alternative fuel storage and delivery solutions, to develop hydrogen fuel cell electric shuttle buses. Supported by funding from the South Coast Air Quality Management District (South Coast AQMD) and SoCalGas, consortium partners will develop a zero-emission hydrogen fuel cell electric bus built on the Ford E-450 chassis and a low-floor bus built on the Ford F-53 chassis.
India: EVR Motors partners with EKA Mobility to provide advanced lightweight electric motors
Israeli startup EVR Motors has partnered with India’s EKA Mobility, an electric vehicles and technology company, a subsidiary of Pinnacle Industries Limited, to design small, lightweight electric motors for their e-buses and Light Commercial Vehicles (LCVs) in India.
TomTom Navigation SDK powers PTV Group’s new truck navigation app
TomTom announced it will power PTV Truck Navigator G2, the next generation of PTV Group’s professional truck navigation app. In a move that expands the firms’ partnership, PTV Group will be using TomTom’s recently launched Navigation SDK (Mobile Software Development Kit) to power up-to-date maps, custom truck routing and more in their app.
Continental integrates Ambarella’s scalable system-on-chip family in Advanced Driver Assistance Systems
In the future, Continental will offer Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) solutions based on the “CV3” artificial intelligence (AI) system-on-chip (SoC) family from semiconductor company Ambarella. The high-performance, power-efficient and scalable SoC portfolio, which is built for ADAS applications, complements Continental’s solutions for assisted driving and further advances vehicle automation.
Ford announces strategic partnership with Manufacture 2030 to enhance supply chain sustainability
Ford Motor Company and Manufacture 2030 announced a strategic partnership to help Ford’s suppliers meet their carbon reduction targets toward Ford’s goal of reaching carbon neutrality no later than 2050 globally, and by 2035 in Europe.
Hesai Lidar announces ADAS design for Changan’s new series production vehicles
Hesai Technology announced its official cooperation with Changan Automobile. A variety of Changan’s new car models will carry AT128 – Hesai’s automotive-grade, high-performance lidar.