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Nutson Weekly Auto News Wrap-up July 18-24, 2021

Nutson Weekly Auto News Wrap-up July 18-24, 2021

Chicago Car Guy Larry Nutson's Take On Last Weeks Automotive News ... Continue reading

2022 Hyundai Tucson First Drive - Review by Larry Nutson

2022 Hyundai Tucson First Drive - Review by Larry Nutson

2022 Hyundai Tucson First Drive By Larry Nutson Executive Editor and Bureau Chief Chicago Bureau The Auto Channel (DSC_7518) I just drove the new Tucson in Tucson. Yes, notwithstanding the Covid-19 pandemic, travel can be done with low risk. ... Continue reading

Nutson's Weekly Auto News Wrap Up - July 18, 2021

Nutson's Weekly Auto News Wrap Up - July 18, 2021

The Auto Channel Journalist Larry Nutson "The Chicago Car Guy" Take On Last Weeks Important Auto News, Published Here In Readable Nuggets ... Continue reading

HOT CAR Topics From Carla

HOT CAR Topics From Carla

Automaker EV Announcements Stellantis has an ambitious EV plan, but is America ready for it? Volkswagen wants half of its vehicle sales to be electric by 2030 GM turns to supplier to build initial EV vans while it readies plant in Canada Electric Dodge muscle car and Ram pickup part of Stellantis’ $35.5 billion EV pl ... Continue reading

Car Connectivity Consortium Publishes Digital Key Release 3.0

Car Connectivity Consortium Publishes Digital Key Release 3.0

BEAVERTON, Ore.--The Car Connectivity Consortium® (CCC) today announced that its CCC Digital Key Release 3.0 specification is finalized and now available to CCC members. The new specification enables passive keyless access and engine start from a compatible mobile device via Ultra Wideband (UWB) in combination with Bl ... Continue reading

The first autonomous hydrogen vehicle in the world showcased in Tartu

The first autonomous hydrogen vehicle in the world showcased in Tartu

July 5, 2021 by AuveTech Today, the world’s first autonomous hydrogen vehicle, was presented to the public for the first time in Tartu. The first passenger on the hydrogen vehicle was the President of Estonia Kersti Kaljulaid. ... Continue reading

Only Go Straight - Curvy Roads Cause Problems For Driver Assistance Systems

Only Go Straight - Curvy Roads Cause Problems For Driver Assistance Systems

IIHS reports that curves in the road are posing a challenge to advanced driver assistance features like adaptive cruise control (ACC) and more sophisticated partial automation systems, limiting their potential safety benefits. ACC and more advanced partial automation that combines ACC with lane centering are often disa ... Continue reading

AEye Appoints LiDAR and Semiconductor Veteran Hod Finkelstein as Chief R&D Officer

AEye Appoints LiDAR and Semiconductor Veteran Hod Finkelstein as Chief R&D Officer

A technology and business veteran, Finkelstein brings deep experience spearheading the development and commercialization of strategic and disruptive technologies, including LiDAR. ... Continue reading

Free Lexus "Robo-Shuttle" Launches In Indianapolis

Free Lexus "Robo-Shuttle" Launches In Indianapolis

The free service, a part of TMF’s Together in Motion Indiana, began June 1, and serves the downtown Indianapolis and Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) communities. Together in Motion is an initiative bringing stakeholders together to test the interoperability of mobility innovations and faci ... Continue reading

Hot CAR Topics From Carla

Hot CAR Topics From Carla

This week there was a lot of exciting buzz surrounding air taxis and robotaxis and how they might impact the future of transportation. EV charging infrastructure and charging times were yet again hot topics in the news as automakers consider challenges ahead with consumer acceptance of EVs. ... Continue reading

Browse Curated Automotive Content Without a Search Engine - The Auto Channel... A Focused Content Channel

Browse Curated Automotive Content Without a Search Engine - The Auto Channel... A Focused Content Channel

The Auto Channel The Automotive Data Research Hub functions as a massive silo, eliminating a need for an enterprise level web wide search engine. Delivering relevant information without an advertising based search tool, because it only had to search within our single subject Focused Content Channel. This interactive on ... Continue reading

NHTSA Videos to Educate Drivers on New Car Safety Features +VIDEO

NHTSA Videos to Educate Drivers on New Car Safety Features +VIDEO

“Understanding what advanced driver assistance technologies can and cannot do for the driver is critical to everyone’s safety,” said Dr. ... Continue reading

Nutson's Weekly Auto News Roundup - Week Ending May 15, 2021

Nutson's Weekly Auto News Roundup - Week Ending May 15, 2021

Below are the past week's important, relevant, semi-secret, or snappy automotive news, opinions and insider back stories presented as expertly crafted easy to digest news nuggets. ... Continue reading

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