Ford experiments with four-legged robots to scout factories

Ford experiments with four-legged robots to scout factories

Ford is tapping four-legged robots at its Van Dyke Transmission Plant in early August to laser scan the plant, helping engineers update the original computer-aided design which is used when getting ready to retool plants.

Ten questions and answers on the connected and intuitively operable Multimedia Cockpit in the Mercedes-Benz Actros

Ten questions and answers on the connected and intuitively operable Multimedia Cockpit in the Mercedes-Benz Actros

Prof. Dr. Uwe Baake, Head of Product Development at Mercedes-Benz Trucks, explains why the Actros has achieved a completely new dimension in driver workplace digitalisation thanks to the new Multimedia Cockpit.

iVendi product provided free of charge to dealers

iVendi product provided free of charge to dealers

A new iVendi product provided free of charge to coronavirus crisis-hit vehicle retailers has been used to manage and negotiate more than £63m of car, van and motorcycle digital deals in the last 10 weeks.

Foresight Williams Technology EIS Fund makes follow-on investment of £1.45 million

Foresight Williams Technology EIS Fund makes follow-on investment of £1.45 million

Foresight Group, a leading independent infrastructure and private equity investment manager, and Williams Advanced Engineering are pleased to announce a £1.45 million follow-on investment from Foresight Williams Technology EIS Fund into Inovo Robotics.

Hyundai develops air-conditioning technologies to maintain clean air in vehicles

Hyundai develops air-conditioning technologies to maintain clean air in vehicles

Hyundai Motor Group announced new technologies to improve the quality of air in vehicles and create a more pleasant in-car environment for customers.

New automotive powertrain research centre to be built in the UK

New automotive powertrain research centre to be built in the UK

A new £70 million research and development centre is to be established in the UK with the ambition of becoming one of the leading independent facilities of its type in the world. Led by The University of Bath, the Institute for Advanced Automotive Propulsion Systems (IAAPS) is designed to both accelerate the pace of innovation across companies of all sizes and to increase the supply of engineers with the skills needed to develop the next generation of clean vehicle powertrains.

Garrett developing E-Turbo Technology in collaboration with Mercedes-AMG

Garrett developing E-Turbo Technology in collaboration with Mercedes-AMG

Garrett Motion Inc. is adding another electrification technology innovation to its portfolio with the recently announced development of the world’s first “E-Turbo” for passenger vehicles with Mercedes-AMG.