Hyundai Motor Group Introduces Smartphone Based EV Performance Control Technology
22 Apr, 2019. Hyundai Motor Group announced development of a smartphone application that can be used to adjust seven performance features of electric vehicles including the maximum torque output of the motor, ignition, acceleration and deceleration abilities.
U5GAA C-V2X testing event in Europe successfully demonstrates multi-vendor interoperability
14 Apr, 2019. 5GAA announced today that multiple technology providers of Cellular-V2X (C-V2X) have successfully demonstrated multi-vendor interoperability based on both the ETSI and IEEE/SAE standards and utilizing commercial C-V2X chipset products from Harman, Huawei and Qualcomm Technologies.
Georgia Department of Transportation Awarded $2.5 million Federal Grant for Connected Vehicle Technology6 Apr, 2019. The Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) has been awarded a $2.5 million grant for connected vehicle technologies by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s FHWA. GDOT will use the funds on roadside infrastructure to support the operation of CV technologies at 1,700 additional traffic signals and ramp meter locations.
Ford Accelerates Connectivity Strategy in China; Targets Production of First C-V2X-Equipped Vehicle in 2021
26 Mar, 2019. Ford today announced plans to begin deploying C-V2X technology in China in 2021 to accelerate the commercial deployment of C-V2X wireless communication technology. This month, Ford began testing its C-V2X-based driver-assist technology combined with Multi-access Edge Computing (MEC) technology in Shanghai.
European Commission has adopted the “Delegated Act” for the deployment of C-ITS
14 Mar, 2019. European Commission has adopted the “Delegated Act” for the deployment of C-ITS. Its purpose is to create the minimal legal requirements for interoperability for C-ITS and to enable large-scale deployment of C-ITS systems and services from 2019. The focus of this Delegated Regulation is on ‘day 1’ services, i.e. C-ITS services to be deployed in the short term that will contribute particularly to road safety and traffic efficiency.