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How far are the autonomous vehicles on their journey?

Reading Time: 2 minutes As the customers are eagerly waiting to ride on the AVs. So, do the AV manufacturing industries. Let’s see the autonomous vehicle journey through different companies. In June, Cruise began charging passengers in San Francisco for robotaxi rides. Last night we collected our first fares from driverless robotaxi rides – a first in any major US city. Next up: bigger fleet, larger service area, more … Continue reading How far are the autonomous vehicles on their journey?

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Autonomous vehicles are allowed 130 km/h by the UN

Reading Time: 2 minutes In the report published in July, one of the constraints faced by Autonomous Vehicles was the speed limit. It has been now extended from 60 km/h to 130 km/h, i.e. from  37 mph to around 80 mph. It will come into effect from January 2023. Well, AVs have been a debatable topic. Now as the rules have been relaxed with the speeds. It shows the acceptance … Continue reading Autonomous vehicles are allowed 130 km/h by the UN

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The AV market overview in LATAM

Reading Time: < 1 minutes The self-driving car market in Latin America is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of 28.5%, generating USD 3.75 billion in worldwide revenue by 2024. It is further segmented based on applications, automation, and technological components. The application segments are further classified into personal use and commercial use. As per the experts, the LATAM region is keen on autonomous vehicles. The people are quite positive … Continue reading The AV market overview in LATAM

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First Latin American Autonomous Vehicle project in Chile

Reading Time: < 1 minutes A joint project by Transdev and the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and the Ministry of Transport and Telecommunications (MTT) of Chile placed Latin America on the AV ecosystem world map as well on the global AV network. The main features of the operation are:- 1.107 km traveled 175 operational hours 6.550 trips made by 2.567 users 200 passengers per average working day with peak days … Continue reading First Latin American Autonomous Vehicle project in Chile

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What’s the new plan from Volkswagen?

Reading Time: < 1 minutes VW and Argo AI are jointly testing the self-driving technology, platform ID. Buzz AD. The ID. Buzz is a self-driving prototype. According to Automotive News, “It is not a further development of the ID. Buzz, but about a special vehicle.”  head of VW Commercial Vehicles Carsten Intra. The target groups are robot taxi, delivery, or shuttle services. In 2025, a new set of series by the … Continue reading What’s the new plan from Volkswagen?

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Tesla’s new Robotaxi

Reading Time: < 1 minutes “We are also working on a new vehicle that I hinted at when I opened Giga Texas. It’s a custom robotaxi that’s highly optimized for autonomy, which means it won’t have a steering wheel or pedals,” Musk. On the opening day of Tesla’s new US “Gigafactory” in Texas, Musk revealed the new plan for autonomous passenger transport. Musk said. “But fundamentally, it’s optimized to achieve the lowest … Continue reading Tesla’s new Robotaxi

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Why are sustainable materials needed for the body?

Reading Time: 2 minutes As the world becomes more environmentally conscious and concerned about CO2 emissions, experts are finding every way possible to reduce the CO2 emission concerns. In an Arena Talk at the Automobile Industry Lightweight Summit 2021, the chief expert, ex-Audi Member Peter Mertens, discusses the need for more sustainability approaches in the automobile sector.  “I had never experienced a time in my entire career when events … Continue reading Why are sustainable materials needed for the body?

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The new BMW Dune taxi

Reading Time: < 1 minutes A new video showcases the BMW Dune taxi by BMW middle east. The Dune electric taxi is a prototype that looks similar to something shown in the Mad Max movie. The design is not a typical BMW luxury look but more for adventurous and a complete robust look on the sands of Abu Dhabi. The technical specifications are:- 400kW (about 536HP) and has 1,000Nm (737 … Continue reading The new BMW Dune taxi

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Who are the top robotic startups in India?

Reading Time: 2 minutes As per McKinsey’s report, industrial robots are designated as “low volume, high complexity”. “The low-volume designation is related to the relatively small number of machines that are produced and deployed within each specification. Two realities characterize the high complexity of the industrial robotics sector: first, the breadth of different machine types that can be included under the umbrella is massive, just in the sheer number … Continue reading Who are the top robotic startups in India?

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What is the market scenario for an industrial robot in India?

Reading Time: 3 minutes As per the expert reports, India has been considered a strong contender for the industrial robot type. More than 50% of the articulated robot units have been sold annually. The applications served by these robots pick and place tasks, handling jobs, soldering, and other similar tasks for fast and precise automation. In India also, the automotive industry is the major end-users of the industrial robotics … Continue reading What is the market scenario for an industrial robot in India?