Volvo Cars’ Ride Pilot Autonomous Driving Feature to Debut in California

Volvo Cars' Ride Pilot

Volvo Cars will introduce Ride Pilot, an unsupervised autonomous driving feature, to customers in California. As described by the automaker, Ride Pilot aims to make driving more enjoyable and convenient by freeing up more time while inside the vehicle. Once Ride Pilot has been verified as safe for highway use, it will become an add-on […]

Dataspeed & Luminar Announce New Partnership to Expand Dataspeed’s Sensor Portfolio

Dataspeed has announced a new distribution partnership with Luminar. As an official distributor, Dataspeed’s customers will now have access to Luminar’s latest LiDAR technology. The collaboration, according to Dataspeed, further supports their commitment to providing engineering teams with a comprehensive range of perception options for automated vehicle platforms.  “Luminar’s technology has the reliability, quality, and […]

New Vehicle Architectures & Highway Pilot: Looking at the Volvo & Luminar Partnership

Luminar, a Silicon Valley-based tech firm, will supply LiDAR and other vehicle perception technologies for a new generation of Volvo automobiles. According to Volvo, the company’s SPA 2 modular architecture will come “hardware-ready” for autonomous driving applications by 2022, with the Luminar LiDAR integrated into the roof. “Autonomous drive has the potential to be one […]