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Jul 09, 2020

• Company signals start of a new chapter, positions 2020 as “Third Foundation”
• Bridgestone reveals new global tagline “Solutions for your journey”
• New tagline heralds Company’s evolution from the world’s No.1 tire and rubber company to a global leader in Sustainable Mobility and Advanced Solutions...

Apr 28, 2020

Following 15 consecutive record-breaking editions, Automechanika Shanghai takes on a progressive theme that ties in the show’s prominent position in the automotive industry. ‘Navigating a dynamic automotive ecosystem’ will be this year’s driving force behind the integration of resources across seven dedicated...

Apr 17, 2020

Leading Chinese EV Maker Also Selects NVIDIA Platform for Next-Generation Production Model

GUANGZHOU, China -- Xpeng Motors, a leading Chinese electric vehicle and technology company, announced today that its P7 smart electric sports sedan officially rolls out in China on April 27. The Xpeng P7 features the...

Mar 27, 2020

Mar 23, 2020 (China Knowledge) - Company's insiders revealed yesterday that Zhaoqing Xpeng New Energy Investment Co., Ltd. (referred as "Xpeng") has acquired Guangdong Fudi Automobile Co., Ltd. (referred as "Fudi"). With this acquisition, Zhaoqing Xpeng's factory will have the production qualification and full...

Mar 27, 2020

Berlin-based company sets standards for commitment

BERLIN -- Autodoc, Europe’s largest online retailer of car spare parts, is donating EUR 50,000 to the Stiftung Universitätsmedizin Essen foundation to support the fight against COVID-19. The researchers are studying the biology of the virus together with...

Mar 23, 2020
  • Vehicle and engine temporary production suspension began at Ford’s International Markets Group (IMG) manufacturing sites Saturday, March 21
  • Production suspensions will vary market by market; expected to last a number of weeks depending on pandemic situation, national restrictions, supplier constraints...
  • Mar 23, 2020

    TOKYO --( ASIA TODAY )-- Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO: 6502) today announced that Mitsubishi Motors Corporation has selected its innovative SCiB™ lithium-ion rechargeable battery for the latest generation of its eK X space and eK space cars. The battery will be integrated into the recuperation battery system supplied...

    Mar 23, 2020

    TOKYO --( ASIA TODAY )-- Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO: 6502) today announced that Nissan Motor Corporation has selected its innovative SCiB™ lithium-ion rechargeable battery for the latest generation of its ROOX and ROOX Highway STAR cars. The battery will be integrated into the recuperation battery system supplied...

    Feb 27, 2020

    Team Bridgestone includes athletes from more than 20 key markets and over 30 sports

    Tokyo, February 27, 2020 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Bridgestone Corporation (Bridgestone), the world’s largest tire and rubber manufacturer and a Worldwide Olympic and Paralympic Partner, has formed its largest global roster of Team...

    Feb 03, 2020

    Allison Transmission at DefExpo in Lucknow, India, February 5-9 to highlight benefits of Allison Automatics

    INDIANAPOLIS -- Mumbai-based Larsen & Toubro (L&T) recently delivered 51 K9 Vajra-T 155 mm/52 cal tracked self-propelled howitzers equipped with Allison Automatics to the Indian Army in...

    Jan 30, 2020

    Southeast Asian ride-hailing firm Grab and South Korean automaker Hyundai officially introduced GrabCar Elektrik, Grab’s electric vehicle service in Jakarta, on January 27.

    The newest service comprises of 50 Hyundai Ioniq Electric cars, a five-seat electric sedan.

    In this first stage, GrabCar Electrik...

    Jan 30, 2020

    ABB's 2020 Smarter Mobility Innovation Forum focuses on smart solutions to support successful adoption of electric vehicles in Indonesia

    Jan 07, 2020

    LAS VEGAS, Jan. 8, 2020 - Jarvish and other notable homegrown startups led by Taiwan Tech Arena (TTA) are now showcasing their innovative solutions at CES 2020.

    Jan 07, 2020

    LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Wind River®, a leader in delivering software for the intelligent edge, today announced its collaboration with Baidu to develop an autonomous vehicle solution. A joint proof of concept has been developed to include an AUTOSAR Adaptive–based software architecture with Baidu’s Apollo...

    Jan 06, 2020

    TAIPEI --( ASIA TODAY )-- Seeing a potential opening to the Japanese and Korean auto market amid recent tensions in the Japan-Korea relations, TAITRA headed to these two nations to promote the upcoming 2020 Taipei AMPA 3-in-1 trade show. Over 100 corporate representatives and media members attended the three...

    Jan 02, 2020

    Concept Vehicle Integrates AEye’s iDAR with Tata Elxsi’s Autonomai to Create Fully Autonomous Vehicle

    Dec 26, 2019

    A single automobile consists of 30,000 or more individual parts. Every vehicle also has 4,000 – 5,000 places where the parts, such as metal plates, are spot welded together. Spot welding is a welding method that works by passing an electric current through metal plates and using heat generated from the electric...

    Dec 20, 2019

    Hyundai Motor to present human-centered future mobility vision at CES 2020
    PAV, PBV and the Hub to be connected to enrich lives of city commuters

    SEOUL, South Korea, Dec. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Hyundai Motor will take the stage at CES 2020 to present its vision for mobility and cities of the future...

    Dec 17, 2019

    Dec 17, 2019 (China Knowledge) - Following Shanghai and Guangzhou, Beijing will become the third city in China to implement regulations for testing of autonomous self-driving vehicles with driver onboard. The new regulations were issued by the Beijing Municipal Commission of Transport, along with relevant...

    Dec 16, 2019

    HONG KONG --( ASIA TODAY )-- Automechanika Shanghai 2019 ended its 15th edition on a high note by experiencing even more industry participation, with a wider scope of players, than ever before. The record-breaking show leveraged its own unique concept of an automotive ecosystem. It captured the latest automotive...

    Nov 20, 2019

    A number of Japanese automakers have plans to extend their investments in Indonesia, which should help the government implement its roadmap to build a globally competitive automotive industry.

    “We have received a report about Toyota Group’s expansion plan worth of $2 billion. This will include the...

    Nov 14, 2019

    HONG KONG --( ASIA TODAY )-- With the show embracing both rising technology and industry connectivity, under the concepts of an automotive ecosystem, Automechanika Shanghai will provide a host of valuable opportunities for networking and knowledge-based sharing. Over 250 industry experts in more than 60 concurrent...