Electrics & Electronics
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The automotive industry has experienced a technological revolution. Today's vehicles have to be about more than transportation. They have to entertain, inform, connect and protect their passengers. The competitive landscape is all about features and functionality. Learn about the integration of consumer electronics into vehicles, battery technology challenges for electric and hybrid vehicles, HMI and improvements in lighting systems as well as functional safety issues and upcoming boardnet developments.

Contributor: Michael Bucala
Posted: 24/04/2017
Automotive IQ had the chance to interview Michael Bucala, Lead Engineer - Vehicle Systems Quality from Daimler Trucks, before the upcoming event ISO 26262 USA, where Mr. Bucala will be presenting. Full Interview »
Contributor: Peter Els
Posted: 04/24/2017
Peter Els
After surpassing Ford Motor Co. a week earlier, Tesla’s shares climbed 3.3 percent, lifting its market capitalization to $50.9 billion. Full Article »
Contributor: Peter Els
Posted: 11/22/2016
Peter Els
The past two decades have probably been the most innovative years in the history of the automotive industry. The speed at which the spotlight has moved from downsized IC engines to PHEVs and onto full EVs and fully self-driving cars is absolutely astounding, and every time we look at these advances and try and imagine what the future might look like we enter the world of science fiction – except that nothing is impossible anymore. Full Column »
Contributor: Automotive IQ
Posted: 04/18/2017
As electronic components now make up over 50% of the total manufacturing cost of a car, and some cars now containing over 100 million lines of code, it’s clear the automotive cyber wars are just getting started. Full Whitepaper »
Posted: 06/10/2015
[Video] Agenda released: AutoRenew 2015

With the growth of the electric vehicles' market and the shift to cleaner energy, batteries have become the common denominator for the automotive and renewable industry. Join the only technical conference where the automotive and renewable industries come together to ensure business growth.

Download the agenda: http://www.autorenew-conference.c Full Article »
Contributor: Chris Clarke
Posted: 10/25/2016
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Today the average new car has more lines of software code than has the Hubble Space Telescope, a Boeing 787 Dreamliner, and all the source code on your favorite social media app, Facebook, combined. And that’s just the beginning. In the not so distant future, your car will become no less than a mobile data center, capable of supporting a variety Full Podcast »
Posted: 04/20/2017
It is no secret that a car now contains more than one hundred million lines of code. Who can live without cruise control, speed assistance, rear cameras and all the other features that are now widely available? However, these features have a dramatic impact on the rising complexity of embedded software and provide functionality where driver and passenger safety must remain paramount. The car of the future will be even smarter; connected, with ADAS (Advanced Driver Assistance Systems), autonomous and even self-driving. Full Webinar »