Robert Bosch GmbH, or Bosch, is a German multinational engineering and electronics company headquartered in Gerlingen, near Stuttgart, Germany. It is the world’s largest supplier of automotive components.

Nissan Connect on the 2014 Nissan Rogue

Jonathan Tarlton, part of the Nissan vehicle connected services group, talks to www.drivingthenation.com about the infotainment in the 2014 Nissan Rogue. Tarlton talks about Sirius XM travel link and smart phone integration. Tarlton shows us how to personalize and customize their car through Nissan Connect. Since the system is cloud based it can be updated [...]

Bosch automated systems already in cars

2013 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) Scott Winchip, Regional President Chassis Systems Control, Robert Bosch LLC, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com at the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) about automated cars. What are some of the systems in a production car that are already automated that have to be in a car to make [...]

Which car is more expensive over 3 years, gasoline or diesel? on Driving the Nation

Currently, about 3 percent of all light-duty passenger car sales are diesel. Twelve percent of all car take rates, as of August 2008, was diesel. Fast forward to August 2012 and 30% of all car take rates were diesel. In the video, Bernd Boisten explains take rate “ if a vehicle is offered as a [...]

By |2018-07-02T16:05:30-07:00February 18th, 2013|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Bosch, Diesel, Video, youtube.com|Tags: |0 Comments

Bosch’s multimedia system and the Cadillac CUE on Driving the Nation

Infotainment systems can make or break a car deal. The human interface has to be intuitive. The Cadillac CUE utilizes Bosch's system. Can you use voice recognition while driving? Does the system recognize if there is a person in the passenger seat? Bosch's Thomas Reese, Mark Peters, Juergen Peters go through four key technologies in [...]

Bosch’s voltwerk, storage unit off the grid

In 2012 Hurricane Sandy ravaged New York and left thousands without electricity. South Korea has had to shut down a couple of nuclear plants for safety checks, which could bring rolling blackouts. It only takes a couple of hours without electricity to realize how dependent you are on electricity. Bosch's Voltwerk, a storage [...]

Car concept technologies from the Consumer Electronics Show (CES)

Bosch electricity storage unit In 2012 Hurricane Sandy ravaged New York and left thousands without electricity. South Korea has had to shut down a couple of nuclear plants for safety checks, which could bring rolling blackouts. It only takes a couple of hours without electricity to realize how dependent you are. Im so glad I [...]

The Next Generation of Car Technology on WSJ live digits

The Detroit Auto Show is unveiling several cutting-edge car technologies, including making the car your co-pilot. www.drivingthenation.com CEO Lou Ann Hammond joins digit's from the Detroit Auto Show. Photo: Continental Automotive & drivingthenation.com.

The world, and the auto industry, revolve around apps at the 2013 CES

Las Vegas, NV - 2013 Consumer Electronics Show is more than just stereos and computer games. The auto industry and their suppliers are displaying technologies for energy efficiency in the home and the car, and infrastructure connected to the grid. Car companies are embracing app developers, going to their hackathon convention to look for new [...]

Bosch’s President, Mike Mansuetti, on the John Batchelor radio show

Host John Batchelor, welcomed Mike Mansuetti, president, Robert Bosch, LLC, and Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com, to the John Batchelor radio show. Bosch is bringing many of it's divisions to the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, NV, but there was one concept that Batchelor went wild over when Mansuetti told him about [...]

Bosch wiper systems and wiper direct drive

Wet and Wild wiper blades Raj Gubbi, Bosch electrical drives, explains that inside the Automotive Technology business sector, the Electrical Drives division develops and manufactures components and systems for the automotive body. Gubbi works inside the front and rear wiper drives, wiper arms, and wiper blades division. Gubbi goes through the traditional type of wiper [...]

By |2020-05-31T06:40:26-07:00January 10th, 2013|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Bosch, Technology, Video, youtube.com|0 Comments