February 13, 2013
Industry organizations fear that an FCC WiFi expansion plan could compromise efforts to advance connected vehicle technology.
January 7, 2013
LAS VEGAS – Toyota and its Lexus division showed a research vehicle that demonstrates the new safety technologies the automaker is developing, which the company said is part of its “Safety Management Concept” strategy.
December 21, 2012
DEARBORN, MI – Ford’s Paul Mascarenas, vice president and chief technical officer of Ford, offered his predictions of how automotive electronics technology can improve the driving experience in the coming years.
August 21, 2012
DETROIT – The University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute (UMTRI) has officially launched its Connected Vehicle Safety Pilot Program, which will test vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) and vehicle-to-infrastructure (V2I) safety technology applications in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
DETROIT - General Motors is providing a total of eight vehicles, vehicle-to-vehicle-technology-equipped Buck and Cadillac cars, to the U.S. Department of Transportation's Connected Vehicle Safety Pilot Model Deployment program for a year.
May 22, 2012
WASHINGTON - Roughly four out of five participants, 82%, in a U.S. Department of Transportation program, said they strongly agreed they would like to have vehicle-to-vehicle safety features on a vehicle they drive.
March 19, 2012
FRANKLIN, TN – Nissan posted a video interview with Bob Yakushi, director of product safety, environmental, for Nissan North America, where he discusses the automaker’s vision of current and future automotive safety technologies.
October 20, 2011
DETROIT - GM said it has been testing the technology in two mobile platforms: a transponder about the size of a GPS unit and a smartphone application that can be linked to the vehicle’s display unit.
July 7, 2011
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) plans to test vehicle-to-vehicle communications technologies in six different cities.
May 16, 2011
WASHINGTON - The U.S. DOT is holding six Driver Acceptance Clinics to test how drivers respond to vehicle-to-vehicle communications.
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