26 août 2016

Opposite strategies fuel driverless car development

credit photo : John F. Martin / Delphi Automotive Automakers are on two separate paths to creating self-driving cars. Some, like General Motors Co. and Ford Motor Co., have enough cash reserves that they are developing their own proprietary autonomous systems in close partnership with technology companies. Others are waiting to buy off-the-shelf systems like the fully autonomous one announced by Delphi Automotive PLC and Mobileye NV, which they said Tuesday will be ready for any automaker to purchase by 2019. Both approaches have... [Lire la suite]

29 février 2016

KIA Roadmap

  Kia autonomous driving roadmap - Car EngineerKia Motors has today announced significant investment into the development of new autonomous driving technologies. By 2020, Kia plans to introduce a range of partially-autonomous driving technologies to its model line-up, and is aiming to bring its first fully-autonomous car to market by 2030.http://www.car-engineer.com  
13 décembre 2015

Partially-Autonomous Kia By 2020 (Fully-Autonomous By 2030)

Autonomous Kia Soul EV credit photo Kia Autonomous Kia Soul EV Kia Motors announced a plan of introducing partially-autonomous driving technologiesby 2020, with fully-autonomous to be ready by 2030. The initial stage of development – for new ADAS – will be powered by an investment of $2 billion by 2018. Tae-Won Lim, Vice President, Central Advanced Research and Engineering Institute of Hyundai Motor Group, commented: “Fully-autonomous vehicles are still some way off, and a great deal of research and rigorous product... [Lire la suite]