Continental Automotive technology concepts

By | 2017-10-02T18:40:00+00:00 October 2nd, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Continental AG, Technology|Tags: , |

Continental has so many new technologies coming out, some production, some concepts. Here are some clever ideas that haven't gotten the attention they deserve. Continental Automotive Camera Cleaning Systems At least once a week I clean my windshield. I do that so that I can see out of the windshield better. It's something most of [...]

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, [...]

Hurricane Harvey IFA Berlin connected life

By | 2017-09-02T12:20:33+00:00 September 2nd, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Harman Kardon, Technology|Tags: , , |

Good Morning Warren and Friends, I am sure all of you will be with me in sending good thoughts to our fellow Americans caught in Hurricane Harvey. I've been kept up to date through some of my Texas Auto Writer's Association (TAWA). Most are doing okay, but a couple have had their homes flooded. How [...]

Finally! Skyactive the final frontier is near

By | 2017-08-14T13:42:59+00:00 August 9th, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy|Tags: , , |

Skyactive-X the next generation For months the chatters on the Washington Post online carchat, Real Wheels, have been asking when Mazda was going to bring out the next generation Skyactive technology. Finally! I have some information, not everything, but some. The engine is still under development, so some of the figures are subject to change [...]