Continental http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53693/more en The Future of Autonomous Technology http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/future-autonomous-technology <div class="node-body gallery-body">Mega supplier Continental details technology and gives roadmap of global rules for implementation of autonomous tech through 2020. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/future-autonomous-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/future-autonomous-technology#comments Public Management & Strategy Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Auto Makers Continental Autonomous Vehicles Design Future Products National Highway Traffic Safey Administration (NHTSA) Product Development Safety Mon, 29 Jun 2015 13:59:00 +0000 1302441 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Sales of components related to autonomous driver assist technologies set to soar.</strong></p> Will Hare or Tortoise Win Autonomous Car Race? http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/will-hare-or-tortoise-win-autonomous-car-race <div class="node-body article-body">Vision Zero mandates will create the proverbial hockey stick growth chart for ADAS systems beginning this year, resulting in an $11.4 billion (€10 billion) market by 2020.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/will-hare-or-tortoise-win-autonomous-car-race" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/will-hare-or-tortoise-win-autonomous-car-race#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Auto Makers Continental National Highway Traffic Safey Administration (NHTSA) Product Development Safety Mon, 29 Jun 2015 10:00:00 +0000 1302481 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Ford Focus with automatic emergency braking easily avoids hitting child dummy.</strong></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Conti Proposes Virtual Guard Rail http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/conti-proposes-virtual-guard-rail <div class="node-body article-body">Some 55% of fatal accidents in the U.S. are caused by a vehicle leaving its lane and striking an object, pedestrian or another vehicle. Continental’s Road Departure Protection system is meant to prevent those collisions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/conti-proposes-virtual-guard-rail" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/conti-proposes-virtual-guard-rail#comments Public Gated Management & Strategy Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America Europe - Regional North America - Regional U.S. Germany Continental Brakes Future Products Lane-Departure Warning Product Development Safety Andrew Attard camera fatal accidents Hannover lane departure warning LDW Ram pickup Road Departure Protection sensors TechShow 2015 Tue, 23 Jun 2015 10:02:00 +0000 1301061 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Continental&rsquo;s Road Departure Protection system expected in market within six years.</strong></p> Ford, Conti Simplify Trailer Backup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/ford-conti-simplify-trailer-backup <div class="node-body article-body">Ford’s Pro Trailer Backup Assist, developed with Magna, and Continental’s Trailer Reverse Assist use a separate knob to steer the truck while in reverse. The driver turns it to the right if he wants the trailer to go in that direction, and vice versa.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/ford-conti-simplify-trailer-backup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/ford-conti-simplify-trailer-backup#comments Public Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America North America - Regional U.S. Continental Ford Magna Automatic Braking Autonomous Vehicles Cameras Future Products Product Development Android Apple automated parking Power-over-Ethernet Pro Trailer Backup Assist rear camera module surround view tablet trailer Trailer Reverse Assist Wi-Fi Fri, 12 Jun 2015 09:34:00 +0000 1290651 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>With Conti system, tablet allows driver to exit vehicle and maneuver vehicle and trailer.</strong></p> Tom Murphy Luxury Automakers Seek Differentiation http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/luxury-automakers-seek-differentiation <div class="field-deck"> 2015 WardsAuto Interiors Conference </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mainstream automakers now are incorporating woods and leathers into their vehicles, leaving luxury marques scrambling to differentiate their offerings. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/luxury-automakers-seek-differentiation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/luxury-automakers-seek-differentiation#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology Ward's 10 Best Interiors North America U.S. Continental General Motors Lincoln 2015 WardsAuto Interiors Conference Information & Entertainment Interior Vehicle Interiors Fri, 15 May 2015 14:57:00 +0000 1282551 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>GM&rsquo;s Bernard says luxury tastes vary by region.&nbsp;</strong></p> Interior Technology Boom Poses Satisfaction, Safety Questions http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/interior-technology-boom-poses-satisfaction-safety-questions <div class="field-deck"> 2015 WardsAuto Interiors Conference </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The industry already has seen failures, too. In a bid to get the latest connectivity technologies into the market, there have been stumbles as consumers were slow to master them.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/interior-technology-boom-poses-satisfaction-safety-questions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/interior-technology-boom-poses-satisfaction-safety-questions#comments Public Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Continental General Motors 2015 WardsAuto Interiors Conference Interior Wed, 13 May 2015 18:01:00 +0000 1280521 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Digital world of tomorrow&rsquo;s interiors opportunity to differentiate brands, says Dan Kinney of General Motors.</strong></p> Joe Wilssens HUD, Virtual Reality Next Step Toward Autonomous Vehicles http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/hud-virtual-reality-next-step-toward-autonomous-vehicles <div class="field-deck"> 2015 WardsAuto Interiors Conference </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Enhanced heads-up displays will allow consumers to begin to trust vehicle safety systems such as lane departure warning and automated braking, paving the way for wider acceptance of more advanced autonomous-vehicle technology.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/hud-virtual-reality-next-step-toward-autonomous-vehicles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/hud-virtual-reality-next-step-toward-autonomous-vehicles#comments Public Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Auto Makers Continental Faurecia 2015 WardsAuto Interiors Conference Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) Wed, 13 May 2015 16:23:00 +0000 1280381 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Wahnschaff: Significant explosion in HUD applications coming.</strong></p> Joe Wilssens Surprise, Everyone Everywhere Still Wants a Car http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/surprise-everyone-everywhere-still-wants-car <div class="field-deck"> 2015 SAE World Congress </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The desire to own a car generally is lower among younger people than their parents, yet aspiration still is strong among consumers 18-25 years old. Chinese youth lead the world, with 96% saying they want to own a personal vehicle.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/surprise-everyone-everywhere-still-wants-car" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/surprise-everyone-everywhere-still-wants-car#comments Public Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Continental 2015 SAE World Congress Thu, 23 Apr 2015 21:14:00 +0000 1266161 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Helmut Matschi, executive board member of auto supplier Continental&rsquo;s Interior Div., gives optimistic view of future of mobility during keynote address Thursday at &nbsp;SAE World Congress.</strong></p> Autonomous Vehicles Coming, But Not Slam Dunk You May Have Read About http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/autonomous-vehicles-coming-not-slam-dunk-you-may-have-read-about <div class="field-deck"> 2015 SAE World Congress </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The industry won’t leap to producing autonomous vehicles overnight, industry insiders say. Instead there will be a multistage transition to driverless cars that likely will take more than 20 years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/autonomous-vehicles-coming-not-slam-dunk-you-may-have-read-about" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/autonomous-vehicles-coming-not-slam-dunk-you-may-have-read-about#comments Public Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Continental Denso Honda 2015 SAE World Congress Autonomous Vehicles Tue, 21 Apr 2015 18:39:00 +0000 1263891 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Honda&rsquo;s Yokoyama: &ldquo;Feels like a race is under way.&rdquo;</strong></p> 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