Nissan today announced the launch of the Nissan GT-R, an ultimate super car for anyone, anywhere, at anytime. The Nissan GT-R features a newly developed Premium Midship package, including the world’s first..
Kaneko Sangyo Co. Japan has developed a portable toilet ”Kurumarukun” for use inside a car that totally conceals the user with a curtain. The new ”Kurumarukun” toilet is the first ever model..
Sanyo Chideji Gorilla world’s first portable HDD car navigation system with a built-in tuner for T-DMB
Sanyo Chideji Gorilla (NV-HD880FT) is the world’s first portable HDD car navigation system that is equipped with a built-in tuner for terrestrial digital media broadcasting (T-DMB) (12 + 1 segments). The monitor..
Hitachi has developed a finger vein authentication system that can be installed on a car steering wheel. Hitachi pointed out security and usability as two advantages of installing the finger vein authentication..
Optex Drive Viewer DV-01 is a driving recorder that can play back movies and sounds right after an accident by using a car navigation system. To play back a recorded movie on..
Sanyo Electric Co, Japan announced the development of an automotive omni-directional monitor system that can display a bird’s eye view of the vehicle shot with four cameras. The cameras are mounted on..
Yamaha Motor will be displaying 19 exhibition models in a booth organized around the concept of “The Art of Engineering” at the upcoming 40th Tokyo Motor Show 2007 to be held from..
STMicroelectronics today introduced its new automotive-grade application processor with embedded GPS for navigation and telematics. ST’s Cartesio (STA2062) integrates a powerful 32-bit ARM CPU core with a high-sensitivity 32-channel GPS subsystem and..
How far can the average customer drive a Nissan QASHQAI on one tank of fuel? The entire length of the UK and more if they drive economically. Seven test drivers from the..
The Smart Way 2007 in Japan campaign run by Japan’s Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport (MLIT) and other organizations demonstrates the next-generation ITS, which transmits the driver support information and other..