Automotive and Motorsport

Allegro announces first-to-market high-resolution GMR wheel speed and distance sensor for ADAS applications

Allegro MicroSystems has announced its new A19360 wheel speed and distance sensor for use in emerging applications in advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS). The cutting-edge giant magnetoresistance (GMR) sensor provides automakers with the signal resolution and reliability required for advanced levels of automation in passenger vehicles and mobility-as-a-service applications. According …

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Hirose wins Continental’s Supplier of The Year Award

Hirose, a Japanese manufacturer of high quality connectors that are sold across all global markets in the electronics industry, was named as a winner of the Supplier of the Year award for the electromechanical field. Bryan Cullis, President / COO said: “This is a huge accolade for us as we …

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Ansible Motion receives The Queen’s Award for Enterprise at ceremony in Hethel

Ansible Motion, pioneering specialist in Driver-in-the-Loop (DIL) vehicle simulation technology, has received The Queen’s Award for Enterprise. The award was presented to company founder Kia Cammaerts by the Queen’s representative The Lady Dannatt, Lord-Lieutenant of Norfolk, at a ceremony at the Norwich-based company’s Hethel headquarters on Friday 7 January. Ansible …

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TouchNetix gains automotive qualification for its ground-breaking aXiom family of touchscreen controller ICs

TouchNetix, a manufacturer of high-performance touchscreen controller ICs, today announced that its aXiom AX112 user interface chip has gained qualification to the Automotive Electronics Council’s AEC-Q100-6 standard, validating the device’s use in applications such as the central information display in passenger cars and other types of vehicles. The aXiom AX112, …

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A new world of real-time flow visualisation

An innovative digital approach that combines the simplicity and speed of a smoke probe with the quality of a 3D-measurement scan has launched in the UK. ProCap from Swiss manufacturer streamwise, provides real-time visualisation of a 3D velocity vector and its interpolation to a complete flow field, providing instantaneous understanding …

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Highly complex G&P project highlights how maintaining quality has no borders

A complex cross-border quality inspection by leading quality management provider has involved visiting five countries and inspecting 44 cars with potential mechanical issues. Not only this, the project was completed in just 3.5 days by two of G&P’s highly-skilled vehicle technicians using an electrical measuring device to inspect the potentially …

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World-First 5G Vehicle OTA RF Test System

Anritsu Corporation is pleased to announce development of the world’s first 5G OTA RF test system in partnership with Toyota‘s and their investment in MVG OTA test environment using Anritsu ‘s Radio Communication Test Station MT8000A. Realising autonomous driving requires simultaneous communications with the surrounding environment, including other vehicles, road …

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NI expands electric vehicle testing ecosystem with D&V Electronics

NI has announced two new offerings to enhance testing environments and workflows for electric vehicle (EV) traction inverter validation: a new Inverter Test System (ITS) and a collaboration agreement with D&V Electronics for power-level inverter test. These offerings promise to accelerate innovation for EVs by integrating test earlier in the …

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Honda R&D Co. selects latest Ansible Motion Delta S3 Driver-in-the-Loop (DIL) simulator to accelerate efficient road and race car development

Honda R&D Co. is extending its long-term relationship with Ansible Motion after commissioning the latest advanced Delta S3 DIL simulator. With a larger motion space and increased dynamic range, the versatile simulator will enable the efficient development of both future road and race vehicles and their associated technologies at its …

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Fanalca selects Infor CloudSuite WMS to support its growth strategy

Infor, the industry cloud company, today announced Fanalca (Fábrica Nacional de Carrocerías) in Colombia has selected Infor CloudSuite WMS warehouse management system. The Infor solution implemented in the cloud will help the automotive assembly company achieve its business goals. The solution was sold by Cerca Technology, Infor´s channel partner and …

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