Electronics http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53405/more en Audi Offers Glimpse of High-Performance PHEV http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/audi-offers-glimpse-high-performance-phev <div class="field-deck"> 2015 Geneva Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Stretched roof key design element in 5-door coupe.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/audi-offers-glimpse-high-performance-phev" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/audi-offers-glimpse-high-performance-phev#comments Public Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Europe Vehicles & Technology Germany Switzerland Audi Sales & Marketing 2015 Geneva Auto Show Exterior Hybrid Vehicles Information & Entertainment Instrument Panel Wed, 25 Feb 2015 21:24:00 +0000 1232781 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Stretched roof key design element in 5-door coupe.</strong></p> Chevrolet Corvette Z06 and Z07 http://wardsauto.com/test-drives/chevrolet-corvette-z06-and-z07 <div class="node-body gallery-body">The Corvette always has been unique as a 2-seat muscle car with few competitors, and the high-tech, lightweight Z06 and more aerodynamic Z07 place the nameplate amid even more rarefied, even exotic, company.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/test-drives/chevrolet-corvette-z06-and-z07" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/test-drives/chevrolet-corvette-z06-and-z07#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers Test Drives North America North America - Regional U.S. Chevrolet Aerodynamics Brakes Exterior Fuel Economy Gasoline Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) Interior Product Development Supercharger Test Drives Wed, 25 Feb 2015 12:01:00 +0000 1231921 at http://wardsauto.com Cybersecurity Threat Arrives at Auto Industry’s Doorstep http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/cybersecurity-threat-arrives-auto-industry-s-doorstep <div class="node-body article-body">Cybersecurity threat no empty “Y2K scenario,” Delphi VP Andrew Brown Jr. warns. “We know today our systems have some vulnerability.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/cybersecurity-threat-arrives-auto-industry-s-doorstep" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/cybersecurity-threat-arrives-auto-industry-s-doorstep#comments Public Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Delphi Autonomous Vehicles Electronic Control Units (ECU) Internet Wed, 18 Feb 2015 12:17:00 +0000 1227171 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Heightened vehicle connectivity raises cybersecurity questions.</strong></p> Tech Developments Pushing Auto Industry, Bosch CEO Says http://wardsauto.com/tech-developments-pushing-auto-industry-bosch-ceo-says <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">Bosch CEO Volkmar Denner says speculation that Apple will join Google in introducing highly automated cars benefits the auto industry by spurring innovation.</div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/tech-developments-pushing-auto-industry-bosch-ceo-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated World Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology World Autonomous Vehicles Electronics Future Products Tue, 17 Feb 2015 14:56:00 +0000 1226871 at http://wardsauto.com Conti’s Cloud-to-Car Navigation: You Lost Me http://wardsauto.com/blog/conti-s-cloud-car-navigation-you-lost-me <div class="node-body blog-body">The supplier envisions connected vehicles carrying on never-ending digital conversations with IBM’s computer servers in Dallas about more than just the weather. Forgive my inability to process the vast implications.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/road-ahead">Road Ahead</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/blog/conti-s-cloud-car-navigation-you-lost-me" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/blog/conti-s-cloud-car-navigation-you-lost-me#comments Blog Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America Europe - Regional North America - Regional U.S. Germany Continental Automatic Braking Autonomous Vehicles Cameras Fuel Economy Future Products Product Development Safety Big Data cloud connected car Consumer electronics Show eHorizon HERE IBM location cloud MQTT Nokia Scania sensors speed limit Tejas Desai Road Ahead Tue, 17 Feb 2015 12:15:00 +0000 1224421 at http://wardsauto.com Hyundai Elantra GT Gets Refresh http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/hyundai-elantra-gt-gets-refresh <div class="field-deck"> 2015 Chicago Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Elantra GT receives a new front grille and projector headlamps that are more consistent with Hyundai’s newer models.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/hyundai-elantra-gt-gets-refresh" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/hyundai-elantra-gt-gets-refresh#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Hyundai 2015 Chicago Auto Show Aerodynamics Exterior Gasoline Information & Entertainment Interior Fri, 13 Feb 2015 16:00:00 +0000 1222201 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Refreshed Elantra GT gets new 2.0L 4-cyl. engine.&nbsp;</strong></p> Mitsubishi Concept Beefs Up, Electrifies Montero http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/mitsubishi-concept-beefs-electrifies-montero <div class="field-deck"> 2015 Chicago Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The concept rendition is a gasoline/electric plug-in hybrid that teams a supercharged 3.0L, 335-hp gasoline V-6 and 8-speed automatic with a 94-hp electric motor powered by lithium-ion batteries. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/mitsubishi-concept-beefs-electrifies-montero" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/mitsubishi-concept-beefs-electrifies-montero#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Mitsubishi Sales & Marketing 2015 Chicago Auto Show Blindspot Detection Cameras Exterior Hybrid Vehicles Information & Entertainment Li-ion Pedestrian Protection Supercharger Thu, 12 Feb 2015 17:30:00 +0000 1222281 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Mitsubishi concept has power to spare &ndash; for home use.</strong></p> All-New ’16 Honda Pilot Puts Accent on Technology http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/all-new-16-honda-pilot-puts-accent-technology <div class="field-deck"> 2015 Chicago Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Infotainment hardware includes five USB ports, four with 2.5-amp output, to charge iPads or smartphones while in use; an auxiliary jack for most audio players; an HDMI port for a gaming console; two headphone jacks; and two 12V power outlets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/all-new-16-honda-pilot-puts-accent-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/all-new-16-honda-pilot-puts-accent-technology#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Honda Sales & Marketing 2015 Chicago Auto Show Collision Avoidance Exterior Information & Entertainment Interior Lighting Thu, 12 Feb 2015 15:45:00 +0000 1222931 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>New Pilot stretched 3 ins. for added cargo capacity.</strong></p> Mechanic’s Newest Tool: Augmented Reality http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/mechanic-s-newest-tool-augmented-reality <div class="node-body article-body">Continental’s Connected Technician uses a tablet with a wireless link to a vehicle to coach a mechanic step-by-step through the entire process of diagnosing a problem and then fixing it. The device will be on the market next year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/mechanic-s-newest-tool-augmented-reality" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/mechanic-s-newest-tool-augmented-reality#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America Europe - Regional North America - Regional U.S. Germany Continental Cameras Dealership Management Future Products Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) Product Development Vehicles in Operation augmented reality cloud computer-aided-design dashboard diagnostic tool Interface mechanics OBD II on-board diagnostics service manual service technicians tablet Tejas Desai Tue, 10 Feb 2015 12:01:00 +0000 1217851 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Continental&rsquo;s augmented-reality tablet draws vehicle information from cloud.</strong></p> Self-Driving Concept Highlights Production-Ready Tech http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/self-driving-concept-highlights-production-ready-tech <div class="node-body article-body">The design’s most eye-catching idea is a rotating table located on the center console.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/self-driving-concept-highlights-production-ready-tech" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/self-driving-concept-highlights-production-ready-tech#comments Public Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. JCI Autonomous Vehicles Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) Interior Mon, 09 Feb 2015 11:31:00 +0000 1219381 at http://wardsauto.com <p class="NormalNoSpace"><strong>&ldquo;Swingback&rdquo; feature holds seat in standard fixed position, while upper seatback pivots 18 degrees.</strong><span style="background:#FFF4F4"><o:p></o:p></span></p>