Convergence http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/71521/more en ‘Electrified’ Intake Module Integrates Wiring http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/electrified-intake-module-integrates-wiring <div class="field-byline"> Tom Murphy </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Siemens VDO expects its Electrified Integrated Air Fuel Module to simplify engine bay wiring and reduce warranty claims, although it has no contracts for the module yet.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/electrified-intake-module-integrates-wiring" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/electrified-intake-module-integrates-wiring#comments Public News & Analysis Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America North America Suppliers Convergence Electronics Engines Future Products Vehicles & Technology Hemi Fri, 20 Oct 2006 15:44:00 +0000 36155 at http://wardsauto.com Freescale Introduces Dual-Core 32-Bit Processor http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/freescale-introduces-dual-core-32-bit-processor <div class="field-byline"> Tom Murphy </div> <div class="node-body article-body">An '09 vehicle will use new MPC5510 32-bit microcontroller, which combines two functions on one chip.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/freescale-introduces-dual-core-32-bit-processor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/freescale-introduces-dual-core-32-bit-processor#comments Public News & Analysis Management & Strategy Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America North America Suppliers Convergence Electronics Future Products Product Development Vehicles & Technology Thu, 19 Oct 2006 16:10:00 +0000 6829 at http://wardsauto.com HD Radio ‘Low-Cost Data Pipe’ http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/hd-radio-low-cost-data-pipe <div class="field-byline"> Drew Winter </div> <div class="node-body article-body">HD Radio purveyors say the technology has enough bandwidth to serve as a multimedia platform to support a variety of functions beyond radio reception.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/hd-radio-low-cost-data-pipe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/hd-radio-low-cost-data-pipe#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America North America Auto Makers Convergence Electronics Interior Vehicles & Technology Wed, 18 Oct 2006 20:34:00 +0000 12683 at http://wardsauto.com Denso Uses Advanced ECU, 9 Injections for U.S. Clean Diesel http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/denso-uses-advanced-ecu-9-injections-us-clean-diesel <div class="field-byline"> Bill Visnic </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Tier I automotive supplier Denso promises innovations to enable diesel engines to comply with the strictest U.S. emissions standards.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/denso-uses-advanced-ecu-9-injections-us-clean-diesel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/denso-uses-advanced-ecu-9-injections-us-clean-diesel#comments Public News & Analysis Plants & Production Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America North America Denso Suppliers Plants & Production Convergence Diesel Vehicles & Technology Diesel Suppliers Wed, 18 Oct 2006 19:46:00 +0000 31585 at http://wardsauto.com Tele Atlas Aims to Enhance In-Vehicle Infotainment http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/tele-atlas-aims-enhance-vehicle-infotainment <div class="field-byline"> Christie Schweinsberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">There are opportunities for more helpful information, such as fuel prices, parking availability, flight information and concert listings.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/tele-atlas-aims-enhance-vehicle-infotainment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/tele-atlas-aims-enhance-vehicle-infotainment#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America North America Auto Makers Suppliers Convergence Interior Vehicles & Technology Wed, 18 Oct 2006 18:39:00 +0000 34820 at http://wardsauto.com Gracenote Navigates Vehicle Music Files http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/gracenote-navigates-vehicle-music-files <div class="field-byline"> Christie Schweinsberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Recognition technology is needed to handle categorization of media and intuitively organize it.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/gracenote-navigates-vehicle-music-files" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/gracenote-navigates-vehicle-music-files#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America North America Auto Makers Convergence Interior Vehicles & Technology Wed, 18 Oct 2006 16:59:00 +0000 9490 at http://wardsauto.com Auto Makers Disagree on Future of Common Electrical Architectures http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/auto-makers-disagree-future-common-electrical-architectures <div class="field-byline"> Bill Visnic </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A panel at the Convergence conference signals the pulse of ongoing attempts to standardize automotive electrical architectures.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/auto-makers-disagree-future-common-electrical-architectures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/auto-makers-disagree-future-common-electrical-architectures#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America North America Auto Makers Suppliers Autosar Convergence Electronics Vehicles & Technology Suppliers Tue, 17 Oct 2006 22:13:00 +0000 16040 at http://wardsauto.com Continental Appealing Directly to Telematics Consumers http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/continental-appealing-directly-telematics-consumers <div class="field-byline"> Eric Mayne </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Continental acquired Motorola's electronics business to crack the telematics market.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/continental-appealing-directly-telematics-consumers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/continental-appealing-directly-telematics-consumers#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Politics Sales & Marketing Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America North America Auto Makers Bosch Politics Sales & Marketing Chassis Convergence Tue, 17 Oct 2006 21:55:00 +0000 4452 at http://wardsauto.com BMW Rolling Out FlexRay on Several New Models http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/bmw-rolling-out-flexray-several-new-models <div class="field-byline"> Drew Winter </div> <div class="node-body article-body">BMW's X5 with FlexRay will be followed by applications in more vehicles in 2008 and 2010.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/bmw-rolling-out-flexray-several-new-models" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/bmw-rolling-out-flexray-several-new-models#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America North America Auto Makers BMW Suppliers Convergence Electronics Future Products Vehicles & Technology BMW Tue, 17 Oct 2006 21:38:00 +0000 18674 at http://wardsauto.com Toyota: Better Hybrid Batteries Still Several Years Away http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/toyota-better-hybrid-batteries-still-several-years-away <div class="field-byline"> Bill Visnic </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Hybrid-electric vehicle development still is evolving, says Toyota's HEV guru.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/toyota-better-hybrid-batteries-still-several-years-away" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/news-amp-analysis/toyota-better-hybrid-batteries-still-several-years-away#comments Public News & Analysis Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America North America Auto Makers Toyota Batteries Convergence Electronics Future Products Hybrid Vehicles Vehicles & Technology battery hybrid Toyota Tue, 17 Oct 2006 20:06:00 +0000 33394 at http://wardsauto.com