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VW’s “refueling robots”: new details
VW’s “refueling robots”: new details

The Volkswagen Group Components division has shared new details about “robot tankers” for electric cars, which first became known back in 2019. The company said that the mobile charging robot has successfully passed to the status of a prototype and now the process of its completion begins. With the advent of robots, charging an electric… More

Geely KX11: another Volvo-based crossover
Geely KX11: another Volvo-based crossover

The company Geely through the “official spy photos” announced a mid-size SUV KX11, which will be released in 2021. The rookie will be Geely’s third model on the Volvo CMA trolley, which has already formed the basis of the Xingyue (Tugella) coupe and Xingrui (Preface) sedan. Probably, the KX11 will take the post of the… More

Huawei and Chery to create ‘smart car’
Huawei and Chery to create ‘smart car’

Chery Automobile and Huawei Technologies signed a comprehensive framework agreement on in-depth cooperation. We are talking about the development of electrical and electronic architectures for” smart cars”, cockpits for them, autopilot, information and communication technologies (including 5G communication),” smart energy”, cloud services and big data infrastructure. However, it is not Huawei itself that will work… More

General Motors plunged into military business
General Motors plunged into military business

The GM Defense division, restored several years ago, is part of the General Motors group and specializes in servicing the defense sector. The potential market for it is estimated at $ 25 billion. GM has big plans for the future, and they are linked to the automaker’s defense division. The American auto giant expects a… More

Bosch: billions on automotive computers
Bosch: billions on automotive computers

Today, this German tech giant makes automotive computers for a wide variety of purposes. Only since last summer, the company has received orders for its products for quite a substantial amount. According to foreign media, it is about 2.5 billion euros. This is how much the orders received by Bosch are estimated. The Germans produce… More

Shares of lidar manufacturers rose on rumors about Apple cars
Shares of lidar manufacturers rose on rumors about Apple cars

Shares of companies that produce lidar sensors soared after the announcement of Apple’s plans to start producing self-driving cars in 2024. This information was shared by CNBC on Tuesday, December 22. It is noted that Apple may attract partners to develop certain parts of its own self-management system, including lidar sensors. Velodyne Lidar shares soared… More

SEAT will take care of the psychological comfort of drivers
SEAT will take care of the psychological comfort of drivers

In cars of the Spanish brand for the UK car market, a new option will appear with the talking name “SOS”. It will help the driver to cope with stress and get real pleasure from driving. According to a local charity, 9 out of 10 British adults consider driving a car to be a good… More

New level of protection: airbag – “cocoon”
New level of protection: airbag – “cocoon”

The American company Waymo, known for developments in the field of driverless cars, has patented a fundamentally new airbag. The creators claim that an airbag completely covering the passenger provides better protection than the usual pillows. In patent documents, the Waymo development is referred to as” Deployable passenger enclosure “or”Deployable passenger enclosure”. The principle of… More

Tesla offers year-long free charging Supercharger to ramp up sales
Tesla offers year-long free charging Supercharger to ramp up sales

Tesla has offered all buyers in the United States and Canada a bonus of 12 months of free and unlimited access to Supercharger charging stations by the end of the year. The key goal is to increase shipments of electric vehicles in order to achieve the previously set target of selling 500,000 vehicles in 2020…. More