Design and Test Solutions for Automotive & Energy

The auto industry is rapidly moving toward what might be called “total vehicle electrification,” in which everything that can be powered by electricity rather than hydraulics or belts will [...]

Renesas SoC Supports 3D Graphics on Large Instrument Displays

NXP Launches End-to-End Automotive Radar Solution

U.S. to Rewrite Rules that Obstruct Autonomous Car Development

DoT focuses on removing unnecessary barriers and issuing voluntary guidance rather than regulations.   By Murray Slovick, Contributing Editor Emphasizing that “fully automated cars and [...]

Conductive Polymer Hybrid Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors Target HEVs, EVs

The larger current-handling capability of the ZS series capacitors from Panasonic helps contribute to miniaturization.   By Murray Slovick, Contributing Editor With the growing demand for [...]

Honda Joins with Cruise, GM to Build Autonomous Vehicles

The company will invest $2.75 billion over 12 years to develop vehicles designed from the ground up for autonomous operation. By Murray Slovick, Contributing Editor Honda and Cruise, General [...]

Porsche’s Modular “Electric Pit Stop” Aims for Cost-Effective Fast Charging

The system offers 800-V, 20-minute charging and accessibility in more locations. By Murray Slovick, Contributing Editor At present, all components needed for quickly charging EVs are installed in [...]

Hudway Sight Turns Any Helmet or Smartphone into a Head-up Display

Anything on your smartphone screen can be transmitted to the HUD, bringing data into your line of sight.   By Murray Slovick, Contributing Editor Most people carry cell phones on their person, [...]

Amazon Makes Alexa Your Co-Pilot

Drivers will increasingly be able to operate their cars and access functions and information by simply speaking.   By Murray Slovick, Contributing Editor Amazon’s voice-enabled [...]