Cruising Chauffeur for emergency situations

By | 2017-09-13T01:20:31+00:00 September 13th, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Continental AG, Technology|Tags: , , |

"We are working on the entire chain for autonomous driving," Dr. Oliver Fochler said as he drove the test vehicle around the track in Hannover, Germany. He talked about the software, sensors, actuators, what will the cars of tomorrow look like, what will autonomous cars need. We are going around the track, time after time, [...]

Braking news! Continental does a wheelie for EVs

By | 2017-08-15T16:09:38+00:00 August 15th, 2017|Categories: Continental AG, Tires|Tags: , , |

The wheels on the EV go round and round, round and round. No matter how much you rethink the wheel, they are round, but that round wheel made out of dandelions still has a lot of technology wear left in it. Continental has generated a new wheel for electric vehicles with the New Wheel Concept, [...]

ZF, Continental CAMPING, Hella, WAPo Carchat

By | 2017-08-14T13:55:26+00:00 June 23rd, 2017|Categories: #carchat, Continental AG, Warren Brown, Washingtonpost.com|Tags: , , , |

Good Morning Warren and Friends, This week was a bit longer than most. I thought I was getting out of the California heat by going to Austria and Germany, only to find myself in 95 degrees and humidity (something you DCers know all too well; humidity). Heat exhaustion is a real thing; make sure your [...]

Testimony Jeff Klei, Pres, NA Automotive Continental

By | 2017-04-03T19:28:59+00:00 April 3rd, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Continental AG, North American International Auto Show (NAIAS)|Tags: , , , |

The Testimony of Jeff Klei President, North America Automotive Divisions Continental AG Energy and Commerce Committee in front of the Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection Subcommittee on “Self Driving Cars: Levels of Automation” March 28, 2017 Good morning Chairman Latta, Ranking Member Schakowsky, and members of the Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection. I [...]