Driving the Nation reports on the leading global automotive suppliers and Global Automotive Components. The term “megasupplier” applies to the top 20 auto suppliers.

Tires Made From Soybeans and Dandelions CES2019

By | 2019-01-07T17:45:07+00:00 January 5th, 2019|Categories: Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Continental AG, Tires|Tags: , , |

Continental AG received the CES 2019 Innovation Award for its intelligent door system in the Vehicle Intelligence and Self-Driving Technology category. Continental has been at the forefront of technology for ADAS, connected car, but most importantly, tires. Run-Flat Tires When run-flat tires first came out a few years ago, many people thought that they were [...]

Bosch ~ Private, Profitable, and electrified

By | 2018-05-31T14:05:15+00:00 May 31st, 2018|Categories: Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV), Bosch, electric vehicles (EV), electricity, Fuel cells, Hybrid Electric Vehicle (HEV), Plugin-electric vehicles, Zero Emission Vehicles (ZEV)|Tags: |

"We are in an era of transformation. I would argue that transformation is impacting the auto industry more than any other (industry). The automotive industry is currently the epicenter of innovation. Autonomous vehicles, electrified mobility, and ubiquitous connectivity are expected to transform the entire concept of transportation." Mike Mansuetti, president of Robert Bosch LLC There [...]

Micro-Manage air quality with Bosch’s Climo

By | 2018-02-07T10:28:12+00:00 February 7th, 2018|Categories: Bosch, Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Emissions, Environment|Tags: , |

Air quality and urban mobility are two of the most prominent challenges facing smart cities today. Bosch engineers from India have a solution for monitoring neighborhood pollution levels. The device is called Climo. Climo is a miniaturized air quality system developed as a climate monitoring system to measure air quality in small areas. Climo tracks [...]