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Sep 17

Velodyne Executive Addresses Why Lidar is Necessary for Safe Vehicle Automation at IAA 2019 Conference

Velodyne Executive Addresses Why Lidar is Necessary for Safe Vehicle Automation at IAA 2019 Conference

Marta Hall, President and Chief Business Development Officer of Velodyne Lidar, Inc. will address the future of vehicle safety at the IAA 2019 Conference in Frankfurt. Hall’s presentation will highlight the development of advanced, cost-effective lidar technology for advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) and autonomy, particularly to protect pedestrians, assist drivers and save lives. The event will take place at Velodyne’s booth (Hall 8.0, Booth A13) on September 18 at 11:00 a.m. CEST (GMT+2). “There are dozens of companies working on autonomous vehicles. Incredible possibilities have opened as a result of the engineering......

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Sep 16

Mercedes, BMW in talks to open assembling plants in Bangladesh

Mercedes, BMW in talks to open assembling plants in Bangladesh

DHAKA: World-renowned executive car producers, BMW and Mercedes-Benz, could soon be putting the pedal to the metal by setting up an assembling plant in Bangladesh, officials told Arab News on Saturday.


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Sep 15

Velodyne Shows Velarray Lidar in Sleek Car Designs at IAA 2019 Conference

Velodyne Shows Velarray Lidar in Sleek Car Designs at IAA 2019 Conference

Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (Hall 8.0, Booth A13) is showcasing the pristine integration of Velarray lidar sensors into consumer vehicles to make currently available, high-end electric vehicles safer at the IAA 2019 Conference. Velodyne has addressed the market need for lidar technology that enables high-level Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) for safe navigation and collision avoidance, all within a compact form factor. The lidar is situated behind the vehicle’s windshield for streamlined, flawless integration. Velodyne booth visitors can see how the Velodyne Velarray™ sensors are beautifully integrated into sleek, high-end vehicles,......

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Sep 12

The Completely New L200 One-Ton Pickup Truck with its Wide Changes and Aesthetic Touch in its Sixth Generation

The Completely New L200 One-Ton Pickup Truck with its Wide Changes and Aesthetic Touch in its Sixth Generation

Alesayi Motor Company, the exclusive distributor for Mitsubishi vehicles in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, presented the new L200 one-ton pick-up truck, with its wide changes and distinct aesthetic touch.

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Sep 10

Milrem Robotics Introduces the New Generation Multi-Purpose Unmanned Ground Vehicle

Milrem Robotics Introduces the New Generation Multi-Purpose Unmanned Ground Vehicle

Milrem Robotics, the leading European manufacturer of unmanned ground vehicles (UGV) and developer of robotic warfare solutions, introduces the fifth generation THeMIS UGV at DSEI 2019 in London designed to assist warfighters and enhance combat effectiveness.

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Sep 07

ExxonMobil and Porsche Expand Motorsports Technology Partnership Into Formula E

ExxonMobil and Porsche Expand Motorsports Technology Partnership Into Formula E

ExxonMobil is expanding its global business and technical partnership with Porsche by teaming with the luxury German automaker on its Formula E series car for the 2019 / 2020 season. The new partnership represents ExxonMobil’s first entry into electric motorsports.

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Sep 03

FAW-Volkswagen recalls over 130,000 cars in China

FAW-Volkswagen recalls over 130,000 cars in China

Beijing Sep. 2 (Petra) -- Sino-German joint venture FAW-Volkswagen has started to recall 130,462 Audi Q3 vehicles in China due to defects, according to the country's market regulator.

The recall, beginning on Aug. 29, involves certain Audi Q3 models manufactured in the"...

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Aug 29

Velodyne Lidar Announces Second Annual World Safety Summit on Autonomous Technology

Velodyne Lidar Announces Second Annual World Safety Summit on Autonomous Technology

Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced the second annual World Safety Summit on Autonomous Technology that will address safety issues and public concern regarding autonomous vehicles (AV). The free event, which is open to the public and takes place at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. on October 2, aims to advance understanding of the safety benefits that can be achieved with AVs and spark collaborative work to increase consumer awareness on how AVs will revolutionize transportation. The summit agenda includes seven panel sessions that feature business, government, public safety and community leaders. The sessions will examine topics......

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Aug 28

Optimus Ride Selects Velodyne Lidar’s Trailblazing Sensors to Power its Self-Driving Vehicles

Optimus Ride Selects Velodyne Lidar’s Trailblazing Sensors to Power its Self-Driving Vehicles

Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced that Optimus Ride will use Velodyne’s groundbreaking lidar sensors in its entire fleet of self-driving vehicles. The sensors provide rich computer perception data that enables real-time object and free space detection for safe navigation and reliable operation. Optimus Ride, a leading self-driving vehicle technology company on a mission to transform mobility, will soon be operating its self-driving systems in four U.S. states. “Velodyne’s sensors provide powerful lidar solutions that help us ensure our self-driving vehicles are the smartest and safest on the road today,” said Dr. Ryan......

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Aug 26

Hyundai kicks off work on first electric race car

Hyundai kicks off work on first electric race car

Hyundai Motorsport has begun work on its first electric race car in an exciting new project that will herald a new motorsport era for the company.

The car, which has been designed and built at Hyundai Motorsport’s headquarters in Alzenau, Germany, will break cover for"...

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