Audi launches Traffic Light Information V2I service in the US starting in Las Vegas

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Audi is the first manufacturer to launch Vehicle-to-Infrastructure (V2I) technology in the US, with the deployment of Traffic Light Information in select 2017 Audi A4, Q7 and allroad models in Las Vegas. We applaud the innovative approach of Las Vegas in working with us on V2I as well as on our various piloted driving demonstrations over the past years.

Audi staging 550-mile piloted drive from Silicon Valley to Las Vegas for CES in Audi A7 Sportback concept

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Audi is staging a 550-mile (885 km) piloted drive from Silicon Valley to Las Vegas, Nevada for CES this week using the Audi A7 Sportback piloted driving concept car. The technologies are production ready including their vehicle integration and cost structure for vehicle production in the near future. Earlier post.)

Faraday Future Chooses Nevada For Electric-Car Plant

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Last month, Faraday Future announced that it was considering sites in California, Georgia, Louisiana, and Nevada for a $1 billion electric-car plant. Las Vegas Manufacturing plug-in cars nevada Faraday FutureNow, it appears Nevada is the preferred location for the plant, which will build the electric car Faraday plans to launch in 2017. Faraday--which is backed by Chinese billionaire Jia Yueting--could.

Faraday Future posts "For Sale" signs, as Evergrande backer announces first EV

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Faraday Future has been selling like crazy lately. The company announced last week that it is seeking a buyer for its original factory site in Las Vegas, where it announced at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show that it would build its future FF91 and FF81. Faraday Future NEVSOnly, not its cars.

Faraday Future sues investor claiming takeover "plot"

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The story of Faraday Future keeps getting stranger. After making a splash at the Consumer Electronics Show in 2017 and announcing plans to build a giant new factory in Las Vegas, then virtually disappearing when it ran out of money, the company was revived with a new investment this year, bought a much smaller factory in California, produced. Faraday Future

How Nissan hopes to market its future electric cars

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That car is expected to appear “very soon,” perhaps at the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show to be held in Las Vegas a month hence. The Nissan Leaf with a roughly 60-kilowatt-hour battery was expected to make its public debut at the LA Auto Show earlier this month. It didn’t. DON'T MISS: Long-range Nissan Leaf missing from LA Auto. Advertising Marketing nissan leaf

Faraday Future halts factory work, hopes to resume early 2017

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Faraday Future's ambitious plans to launch a production electric car in less than two years appear to have hit a snag. Before the Chinese-backed startup can begin production, it needs to complete a new factory in North Las Vegas, Nevada, which has a stated cost of $1 billion. Manufacturing China plug-in cars nevada Startups Faraday Future

Faraday Future unveils FF 91, its first production electric car; deposits open, no price given

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Faraday Future unveiled its FF 91 electric car on the sidelines of the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. As an upright crossover, it appears to be designed to rival the Tesla Model X—and perhaps the future. Autonomous cars CES Consumer Electronics Show Faraday Future FF 91The battery-powered 1,050-horsepower vehicle is intended to rival (or perhaps best) anything Tesla Motors may have up its sleeve.

Why Faraday Future's luxury electric car is named FF 91

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Faraday Future unveiled its FF 91 electric car at a special event held during the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas last week. plug-in cars Startups Faraday Future FF 91It's a crossover-utility vehicle with a claimed 1,050 horsepower and 378-mile range, the latter courtesy of a 130-kilowatt-hour lithium-ion battery pack. Aside from those ambitious performance claims, the FF 91.

Bowing to inevitable, Faraday Future scales back plant plans

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During a press conference at the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show, Faraday Future announced plans to build its first electric car within two years. Later in 2016, it selected a site for what it claimed would be a $1 billion electric-car factory to be built in North Las Vegas, Nevada. China plug-in cars Startups Faraday Future FF 91

Electric-car intender Faraday Future wants 2nd factory, in California this time

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Chinese-backed startup Faraday Future still hasn't released details of its first production electric car, but it's already eyeing a second factory. Faraday is moving ahead with plans for a factory in North Las Vegas, Nevada, and has said it plans to start car production within two years. Manufacturing California plug-in cars Faraday Future

Electric-car hopeful Faraday Future wants to test autonomous cars in Michigan

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Chinese-backed carmaker Faraday Future is still likely a few years away from releasing its first electric car, but the company is quickly expanding its operations and footprint. Faraday broke ground on a factory in North Las Vegas, Nevada, earlier this year, and is reportedly looking into a second factory site in Vallejo, California. Michigan Autonomous cars plug-in cars self-driving cars Faraday Future

Tesla Hopes To Hire Hackers To Ensure Security Of Its Cars, Present And Future

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Tesla Motors, for example, recently attended the Def Con security conference in Las Vegas in order to hire hackers to develop The term "hacker" conjures up images of shady individuals stealing your personal details through loop-holes in your internet security, but in the modern world a professional hacker can actually provide a valuable skill.

Faraday Future unveils its first production car, the electric FF91

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Faraday Future revealed the FF91—its first production electric car—in Las Vegas ahead of the opening of CES.

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Faraday has 64,000 reservations: why they're different from Tesla's

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Faraday Future unveiled its first production electric car, the FF 91, last month at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. DON'T MISS: Faraday Future unveils FF 91, its first. plug-in cars Faraday Future FF 91The public debut of the much-hyped luxury utility vehicle generated considerable interest from potential customers. At least, that's how it looks at first glance.

Future is in solar, says Tesla’s Elon Musk

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Tesla founder, Elon Musk sees a future where electric cars are powered by solar-generated electricity, according to clean tech website, Speaking at the National Clean Energy Summit in Las Vegas, US last month, the billionaire businessman, who’s corporate successes include PayPal and SpaceX as well as his electric car firm, says that without sustainable [.].

Faraday puts up $75 million bond to reassure Nevada on factory

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it's the proposed Faraday Future factory in North Las Vegas. Manufacturing incentives plug-in cars nevada Faraday FutureFollowing its successful bid for the Tesla lithium-ion battery "Gigafactory," Nevada landed a second electric-manufacturing project as well. But Nevada lawmakers have since expressed concern over Faraday's ability to meet the financial requirements of a deal meant to enable the.

2016 Toyota Prius: Full View Photos Finally Leaked

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With the 2016 Toyota Prius scheduled to make its global debut in Las Vegas on the evening of September 8, you had to figure that photos of the car would leak out at some point. Future Cars 2016 Toyota PriusAnd so they have. After years of spy shots of camouflaged Prius development mules, pre-production prototypes, and test vehicles, now we can see the actual lines of the 2016.

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AECOM awarded contract to build Faraday Future’s $1B N American EV manufacturing plant

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AECOM has been selected to construct the $1-billion, 3-million square foot electric car manufacturing plant for Faraday Future (FF) in North Las Vegas, Nevada. In keeping with Faraday Future’s mission, the production facility features a number of elements designed for sustainability and harmonization with Nevada’s natural surroundings.

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2016 Toyota Prius: What We Want To Know About All-New Hybrid

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Next Tuesday evening, the 2016 Toyota Prius hybrid will make its world debut in Las Vegas, kicking off what its maker calls "the next era of an icon." "We’re We’re pulling out all of the stops for this exclusive event to celebrate the future of Prius in a truly spectacular way that will be anything but expected," Toyota has promised attendees. Green Fuel Economy Future Cars Prius Plug-in Hybrid battery pack

Hyundai and Kia invest in autonomous vehicle technology company Aurora

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In 2017, Hyundai’s IONIQ successfully demonstrated autonomous driving technologies in urban environments in Las Vegas at CES. Hyundai Motor Company and Kia Motors Corporation have invested in Aurora to accelerate development of autonomous vehicle technologies.

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Nissan and DOCOMO test I2V technology using 5G in moving vehicle

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The technology, first revealed at the CES trade show in Las Vegas in January, is being tested at Grandrive, Nissan’s proving ground in Yokosuka, Japan. Invisible-to-Visible, or I2V, is a future Nissan Intelligent Mobility technology that merges the real and virtual worlds.

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Most autonomous cars shown at CES are electrified: preview

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The annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas has become a major venue for automakers. CES plug-in cars Consumer Electronics Show Faraday FutureIncreased interest in connectivity and autonomous driving, as well as collaborations with tech companies, have led to a greater automaker presence at CES, held just before the annual Detroit Auto Show. Last year, General Motors chose CES, and not the auto.

VW using CES 2016 as platform to launch future initiatives in e-mobility and connectivity; new EV concept

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Herbert Diess, Chairman of the Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand, will deliver a keynote the evening before CES 2016 opens its doors in Las Vegas.

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Mazda rotary engine may find new life in self-driving Toyota e-Palette project

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The automaker confirmed the development of a range-extending rotary engine with Toyota for use in a shared future project. Toyota revealed the e-Palette concept on Monday at the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Mazda's famed rotary engine may spin once again. The vehicle, a battery-electric and self-driving prototype, previews one. Rotary CES plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) Range-Extended Electric Vehicle Consumer Electronics Show Range Extending

CES Preview: VW Budd.e Concept, Chevy Bolt EV, Faraday, Ford Mystery, And More

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Despite its name, the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas is now effectively an auto show. Green Auto Show CES Chevrolet Bolt EV Faraday FutureThe increasing importance of in-car technology and autonomous driving has brought the automotive and electronics closer together than ever before. Carmakers have had a big presence at CES over the past few years, and tech companies and.

See the Kia of tomorrow in these concept pictures

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Kia are showing off something a bit special at the Speciality Equipment Market Association (SEMA) show in Las Vegas, with their vision of a future whe. Concept cars Kia Niro

Zetsche to keynote at 2015 International CES with focus on autonomous vehicle technology and debut of new car concept

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Dr. Zetsche will discuss autonomous vehicle technology and its impact on society, mobility and environment, as well as raise ideas and questions for the future. Owned and produced by CEA, the 2015 CES will run January 6-9, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Dieter Zetsche, chairman of the board of management of Daimler AG and Head of Mercedes-Benz Cars, will deliver a 2015 International CES keynote address focused on the latest advances in autonomous vehicle technology.

Ford Releases Focus Electric Teaser Ahead of CES Launch

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Does the future of electric cars lie in the gadget world? So much so, it will launch an electric car at the 2011 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas on Friday. Ford thinks so. How did it announce this? By posting some teaser photos on social networking site Facebook, of course. From the photos, we think the CES audience will be treated to the

Audi of America expands Traffic Light Information to include Green Light Optimized Speed Advisory (GLOSA)

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Not only do vehicle-to-infrastructure technologies like GLOSA benefit drivers today, they’re also the critical steps needed as we continue toward an automated future. Houston, Kansas City, Kansas; Las Vegas, Los Angeles, New York City, Orlando, Fla.;

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Next Nissan Leaf, Faraday at CES, electric Fords, Tesla Autopilot update: The Week in Reverse

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automaker dropped some bombshells about its future plans for electric cars, and Mexico too? And what did we learn at the gigantic Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas? Which U.S. This is our look back at the Week In Reverse—right here at Green Car Reports—for the week ending on Friday, January 6, 2017. Friday, we covered a new $150. The Week In Reverse

Arbe launching 4D imaging radar beta product Phoenix

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Arbe will present Phoenix at CES 2019 in Las Vegas and during the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Israel-based Arbe is launching Phoenix, its automotive 4D imaging radar beta product.

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Schaeffler startup to present near-production Bio-Hybrid at CES 2019; cargo and passenger versions

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The variable and electrically assisted vehicles will be showcased in Las Vegas in the Cargo and Passenger versions. The vehicle to be showcased in Las Vegas is a kind of “pick-up.”.

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Connecting home door to car: Volkswagen Car-Net App-Connect & the Door Bird app

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The driver can communicate with the person in question and in future will also be able to open the door, no matter where they happen to be, and without even needing to touch the phone.

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Delphi becomes Aptiv; Powertrain spins off to become Delphi Technologies

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Aptiv will formally unveil its portfolio of new mobility solutions at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) this coming January in Las Vegas. Delphi Technologies’ 5,000 engineers will focus on solutions for electric vehicles and internal combustion engines for both the passenger car and commercial vehicle markets, while also meeting future demands for vehicle repair through its extensive global aftermarket network.

Audi introducing V2I Traffic Light Information service in Europe

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In the future, anonymized data from our cars can help to switch traffic lights in cities to better phases and to optimize the traffic flow. This service is now available at more than 5,000 intersections in the US, for example in cities including Denver, Houston, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Portland and Washington D.C. In future, Audi customers may be able to benefit from additional functions, for example when “green waves” are incorporated into the ideal route planning.

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Audi unveils AI:ME self-driving EV concept at Shanghai

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With Audi AI, models will be both intelligent and empathetic in the future. Audi demonstrated the possibilities that await us in the future with the Holoride system at the CES 2019 in Las Vegas.

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Audi leads $28M Series C round in Silvercar; developing Audi Shared Fleet

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The Series C announcement comes as Silvercar unveiled enhanced digital and mobile platforms designed for an optimized user experience and expands into Las Vegas, its 12 th market. Silvercar represents not just the future of the car rental industry, but a vision for the future of mobility. Silvercar , a new car rental company which only offers silver Audis, announced its largest capital raise to date with a $28-million Series C equity issuance led by Audi.

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Toyota Research Institute developing blended envelope control for Guardian driver assistance

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Toyota Guardian Will Amplify Human Control, Not Remove it Envelope-Control System Mimics Fighter Jet, Blending Best Input from Human and Machine Test Vehicle Crash on California Highway Reenacted with Actual Video and 3D Animation January 07, 2019 LAS VEGAS, Jan. As we downloaded data from the incident, we asked ourselves; Could this crash have been mitigated, or avoided altogether by a future Toyota Guardian automated safety system?

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Nissan and NASA extend research into autonomous mobility services

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Nissan North America announced an agreement with NASA Ames Research Center to collaborate on research and technology development for future autonomous mobility services, including a working demonstration in Silicon Valley.

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Quanergy Systems to introduce solid-state LiDAR in 2016

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The new solid state LiDAR will be on display at the upcoming Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, January 2016. Quanergy was chosen because of its potential to shape the future of the automotive industry and make cars safer, more accessible and more exciting. Quanergy Systems, Inc.

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BMW previews future driver assistance and connected vehicle developments at CES, including more automated driving

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BMW selected the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2014 in Las Vegas as a venue at which to preview future developments and new applications of connected vehicle technology for series-produced vehicles.

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Mobileye and Volkswagen form strategic partnership; real-time image processing for autonomous driving; swarm data

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Amnon Shashua, Technical Director and CEO of Mobileye and Dr. Diess, Chairman of the Board of Management of the Volkswagen Brand signed a letter of intent to this effect at CES 2016 in Las Vegas. The technology business Mobileye develops optical sensor systems, which will be used in the front cameras of Volkswagen products in the future. Volkswagen is entering into a strategic partnership with Mobileye, a technology leader in the area of automated image processing.

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