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Aug 13, 2019

SOUTHFIELD, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Power management company Eaton announced today it has chosen global technology company KPIT to support the development of next-generation electrified mobility technologies for its eMobility business unit.

Eaton’s collaboration with KPIT initially will focus on developing...

Aug 12, 2019

Jul 30, 2019 (China Knowledge) - FAW Group will spend RMB 5.4 billion (USD785 million) on its three major car brands over the next three years. This investment can improve its competitiveness and boost sales volume both at home and abroad.

FAW Group has set up joint ventures with several foreign car brands...

Aug 12, 2019

Malaysia launched a project on August 9 for a new mass market car to be produced locally with some technical support from Daihatsu Motor, officials said. The move comes as the country seeks to boost development and adoption of high technology in a renewed industrial push by Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad.

Aug 09, 2019

TOKYO & WENDOVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NS TOOL CO., LTD. (TOKYO: 6157) (head office: Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo; President and CEO: Hiroji Goto; https://www.ns-tool.com/en/), a Japanese developer and manufacturer of carbide small-diameter end mills for processing of precision molds and precision parts, supports the Super...

Aug 09, 2019

XI'AN, China, Aug. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Xi'an, the capital city of China's Shaanxi province, announced to launch 200 new electric taxis as part of its green transportation program, which aims to introduce 6,461 electric taxis by the end of 2019.

6,461 Dual-fuel taxis currently in operation, along with 8,...

Aug 01, 2019

SHANGHAI, Aug. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Human Horizons launches a premium all-electric smart brand, HiPhi, with the vision to change human mobility and define a new breed of vehicles. In addition, the first production-ready prototype vehicle, HiPhi 1, is revealed to the world and positioned as a premium supercar-...

Jul 26, 2019

Jul 26, 2019 (China Knowledge) - Toyota Motor Corp is to invest USD 600 mln in DiDi Chuxing and the Japanese car maker’s automotive manufacturing venture GAC Toyota Motor will set up a new joint venture for mobility services with the Chinese ride-hailing giant.

Jul 26, 2019

An intriguing playground for petrolheads, discerning collectors and art nuts alike, TheArsenale will feature rare finds and boys' toys from around the world

Jul 23, 2019

Steve Saleen celebrates 35 years with ‘Vision 2020’ plan, establishing over 25 brand experience retail stores in the U.S. and expanding into new global markets with business partnership in China

CORONA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--After 35 years of automotive industry accomplishments, and close to five decades...

Jul 19, 2019

SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Quanergy Systems, Inc., a leading provider of LiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) sensors and smart sensing solutions, announced a partnership with Chery Automobile, one of the largest automotive manufacturers in China.

Jul 15, 2019

Jul 15, 2019 (China Knowledge) - China is set to shift its automotive strategy to rely more on hybrid vehicles instead of depending solely on electric vehicles. The policy suggests that the China will use hybrids as a useful tool to tackle its air pollution problem. The shift is likely to work in favor of Japanese...

Jul 10, 2019

Velodyne Sensors Deliver Industry-Leading Range and Resolution to Idriverplus Autonomous Driving Products

Jul 02, 2019

Car makers from the Czech Republic and Hungary are interested in assembling vehicles in Myanmar, according to a statement by U Thaung Tun, Myanmar’s minister for investment and foreign economic relations, the Myanmar Times reported.

He said that Skoda, the Czech unit of Volkswagen Group, would potentially...

Jun 24, 2019

Jun 20, 2019 (China Knowledge) - Bike manufacturer Harley-Davidson will be partnering up with China’s Qianjiang Motorcycle Co to build a new smaller motorcycle model.

The partnership aims to allow Harley to take a bigger share of China’s large bike and moped market while also cutting costs and allowing the...

Jun 21, 2019

Energy Absolute, Thailand’s second-largest electricity generating company by market capitalisation owned by Thai billionaire Somphote Ahunai, plans to start mass production of the country’s first homegrown electric vehicles for use in urban transport.

Jun 13, 2019

Jun 13, 2019 (China Knowledge) - Shanghai-listed bus manufacturer, Zhengzhou Yutong Bus has dispatched four electric self-driving buses a 1.53km route in the Chinese city of Zhengzhou. This was an open-road trial project on “Intelligent Island” in the city’s Longzi Lake.

The self-driving bus known as Xiaoyu...

Jun 11, 2019

Bangkok, Thailand, June 8, 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Delta Electronics (Thailand) PCL. showcased its portfolio of solar inverters (PVI) and Electric Vehicle (EV) charging products and solutions at the ASEAN Sustainable Energy Week 2019 at BITEC, Bangkok. Delta’s highlight product was the 150kW Ultra Fast Charger for...

Jun 10, 2019

SHANGHAI, June 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Nullmax, an autonomous driving technology company, officially launched an autonomous driving system solution "MAX", setting about the large-scale commercialization of autonomous driving in the Chinese market.

The MAX solution is not only the first available systematic...

Jun 03, 2019

Haval F7 is the first mass-produced vehicle manufactured entirely overseas by China's automaker

TULA, Russia, June 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Haval Brand ("Haval"), China's leading SUV brand and part of the Great Wall Motor ("GWM") group, has launched the inaugural round of production for the highly anticipated...

May 30, 2019

As one the world’s major palm oil producers, Malaysia will continue to play a key role in ensuring that the commodity remains a sustainable and eco-friendly fuel replacement for world markets.

Minister of International Trade and Industry Datuk Darell Leiking said in a statement on May 25, palm oil was a...

May 30, 2019

SHANGHAI, CHINA --( ASIA TODAY )-- To meet the need to increase the driving mileage of Electrical Vehicles (EVs), Aluminium China and its sister show Lightweight Asia in July, held in Shanghai by Reed Exhibitions, will showcase leading auto-aluminum brands committed to reducing the weight of next-generation EVs....

May 26, 2019

A fully autonomous shuttle is going on trial at the National University of Singapore’s (NUS) Kent Ridge campus, as part of a year-long study aimed at gauging the commercial viability of such a service.

To be operated by ComfortDelGro’s wholly-owned subsidiary, ComfortDelGro Bus Pte Ltd, the EasyMile EZ10...