Mitsubishi Electric announced today that it has developed a working model of an ultra-compact silicon carbide (SiC) inverter for hybrid electrical vehicles (HEVs) that is believed to be the world’s smallest SiC..
Toshiba SIP series of SCiB lithium-ion rechargeable batteries for AGV retains 80% of capacity even after 10 years’ use
Toshiba today announced the latest addition to its SCiB line-up of innovative lithium-ion rechargeable batteries, the SIP series of modules for automated guided vehicles (AGV) and other types of industrial equipment. AGV..
Nissan engineered the ultimate dog-friendly crossover-X-Trail 4Dogs concept following a study of more than 1,300 dog owners by UK’s largest and best-known organization the Kennel Club. The research revealed that almost all..
Honda Electro Gyrocator World’s First Map-Based Automotive Navigation System Honored as an IEEE Milestone
Honda today announced that the Honda Electro Gyrocator, commercialized in 1981 as the world’s first map-based automotive navigation system, has been honored as an IEEE Milestone. The Honda Electro Gyrocator, commercialized in..
Toyota today announced the commercial availability of a new, smaller catalyst that uses 20% less precious metal in approximately 20% less volume, while maintaining the same exhaust gas purification performance. The design..
Mitsubishi Electric Develops World’s Fastest DC Circuit Breaker Technology for Railway Power-Supply Systems
Mitsubishi Electric has developed a high-speed direct-current (DC) circuit-interruption technology for railway power-supply systems that detects short-circuit faults instantly and isolates faulty circuits in just 13 milliseconds, which the company believes is..
Fuji Heavy Industries,the manufacturer of Subaru automobiles, today announced that the all-new Subaru XV will make its world debut at the 87th Geneva International Motor Show to be held in Switzerland (Press..
Samsung SDI unveils next-generation battery cell that gives an EV a range of 600 kilometers on one charge
Samsung SDI unveiled a variety of next-generation battery products at this year’s North American Auto Show in Detroit including one that gives an EV a range of 600 kilometers on one charge…
China’s first unmanned, panda-shaped Sky Train rolled off the production line in Ziyang, southwest China’s Sichuan Province today. The renewable-energy unmanned suspension railway is battery-powered, with cute pandas painted through carriages.
Honda to Showcase NeuV – a concept automated EV commuter vehicle with artificial intelligence at CES 2017
Cooperative Mobility Ecosystem will be the theme for Honda’s participation at the http://www.ces.tech in Las Vegas. Honda will feature interactive and immersive experiences designed to showcase a future technology path toward a..