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FCA’s Magneti Marelli agrees to acquire SmartMeUp Magneti Marelli, part of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA), has signed an agreement to acquire French company SmartMeUp, which is focused on the development of perception software for autonomous driving. Design & Production > Design & Development > News
Ceres partners with Nissan to further develop fuel cell technology for EV applications Ceres Power has entered into a new partnership with Nissan to further develop fuel cell technology for EV applications.
Design & Production > Design & Development > News rideOS raises $25m to advance self-driving cars rollout in Europe rideOS, a technology platform designed to accelerate the roll-out of next-generation transportation fleets, has secured $25m in series B funding led by Next47, the Siemens-backed global venture firm.
Design & Production > Design & Development > News Daimler, Luxoft partner to co-develop tech platform to powers MBUX infotainment system Luxoft and Daimler have partnered to develop the software platform that powers Mercedes-Benz User Experience (MBUX), an infotainment system installed in all new Mercedes A-class vehicles.
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FCA’s Magneti Marelli agrees to acquire SmartMeUp By ABR Staff Writer
Magneti Marelli, part of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA), has signed an agreement to acquire French company SmartMeUp, which is focused on the development of perception software for autonomous driving.
Design & Production > Design & Development > News BMW to build EUR1bn car manfacturing facility in Hungary By ABR Staff Writer
German automaker BMW is expanding its production network in Europe with a new facility to to be established near Debrecen, Hungary.
Design & Production > Design & Development > News Continental’s global AI research network continues expansion By ABR Staff Writer
German automotive supplier company Continental has signed membership agreement with AI research group at the University of California, Berkeley.
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Design And Production

Ceres partners with Nissan to further develop fuel cell technology for EV applications
Ceres Power has entered into a new partnership with Nissan to further develop fuel cell technology for EV applications.
Design & Production > Design & Development > News
rideOS raises $25m to advance self-driving cars rollout in Europe
rideOS, a technology platform designed to accelerate the roll-out of next-generation transportation fleets, has secured $25m in series B funding led by Next47, the Siemens-backed global venture firm.
Design & Production > Design & Development > News

Auto Components

McLaren to build £50m supercar chassis factory in Sheffield, UK
Sports car maker McLaren Automotive is building a £50m chassis factory in South Yorkshire, UK, creating 200 jobs.
Auto Components > Chassis & Suspension > News
Honda to invest $45m in South Carolina plant expansion
By ABR Staff Writer
Honda of South Carolina (HSC) is investing $45m in an expansion project which the company says will create 250 additional jobs at the facility in Timmonsville.
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Technology

BMW to join Baidu’s open autonomous driving platform Apollo
By ABR Staff Writer
BMW has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to join Baidu’s open autonomous driving platform Apollo as a board member.
Design & Production > Automobile Manufacturing > News
Daimler and Bosch choose Nvidia AI platform
Bosch and Daimler have selected and signed an agreement with the US AI computing firm Nvidia as a supplier for the artificial intelligence (AI) platform they need.
Design & Production > Design & Development > News

Leasing & Insurance

Penske Automotive agrees to buy The Car People
Penske Automotive Group has agreed to acquire The Car People, a UK-based retailer of used vehicles.
News
Lyft secures approval to test self-driving cars in California
By ABR Staff Writer
Ride-hailing company Lyft has secured approval to start trial of its self-driving vehicles in the US state of California.
Design & Production > Design & Development > News

Supply Chain

Daimler acquires digital service provider Cinteo
German luxury automaker Daimler has acquired digital service provider Cinteo, which was established in 2015 as a subsidiary of diconium group.
Supply Chain > Fleet Management > News
Groupe PSA to roll out Free2Move service in Seattle, US
By ABR Staff Writer
Groupe PSA, a French multinational manufacturer of automobiles and motorcycles, will roll out Free2Move mobility platform in Seattle, US.
Supply Chain > Fleet Management > News

Green Technology

BMW to build EUR1bn car manfacturing facility in Hungary
By ABR Staff Writer
German automaker BMW is expanding its production network in Europe with a new facility to to be established near Debrecen, Hungary.
Design & Production > Design & Development > News
Daimler, Baidu sign MoU to expand automated driving collaboration
By ABR Staff Writer
German automaker Daimler and Chinese search engine giant Baidu have agreed to expand their partnership via joint automated driving and connectivity projects.
Design & Production > Design & Development > News




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