Continental Expands LiDAR Portfolio with Minority Investment in AEye

Continental has announced a minority investment in AEye, a California-based company specializing in computer vision and vehicle perception technology. As part of the agreement, Continental and AEye will develop a high performance, long-range LiDAR sensor based on AEye’s patented architecture. Said architecture employs an amplifiable 1550nm laser with a feedback-controlled micro-electro-mechanical system (MEMS) scanner. According […]

Continental 3D Display to Free up Space; Will Debut in Genesis GV80

The Continental 3D Display is a new instrument cluster that produces 3D images for the driver, while also easing common manufacturing concerns. The company says the display reduces driver distraction, and is optimized for weight, space, and cost effectiveness. The new 3D display will debut in the forthcoming Genesis GV80, a three-row luxury SUV hitting […]

Continental Cooperation Portal Automates Software Integration for Connected Vehicles

Continental has launched a new online platform to streamline software development for future vehicles. Called the “Continental Cooperation Portal,” the platform cuts development time for manufacturers and suppliers by automating and standardizing software validation and integration for connected cars. “The importance of software for vehicles is rising at a rapid pace,” explained Michael Crane, vice […]