Free Whitepaper: Transportation Trends That Drive New Thinking & Designs

About This Whitepaper As the transportation industry continues to evolve, especially with COVID-19, engineers are tasked with establishing new benchmarks, solving complex challenges, and determining how to adopt emerging technologies. In the next five years, the transportation industry will change with the advent of things like electrification, autonomous vehicles, and new emissions standards. What can […]

Global Automotive Power Electronics Market to Expand 4.7% CAGR Between Now & 2027

Watch for the automotive power electronics market to continue to boom through 2027. The $3.6 billion amassed in 2019 is just the beginning, according to a new research document titled Global Automotive Power Electronics Market. Experts expect a compound annual growth rate of 4.7 percent through 2027 in the automotive power electronics market due to the […]

An Unsettling Trend: More Teenagers Are Speeding & Dying On American Roadways

The Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA) and the Ford Motor Company Fund have completed a comprehensive report on the relationship between speeding and teenage drivers in the United States. The report, Teens and Speeding: Breaking the Deadly Cycle, includes state-by-state statistics along with tools and advice to help parents keep their young drivers safe.  According to […]

New Survey Reveals Our Cars Have Become a Safe Haven During COVID-19

A new study from Volvo Car USA and The Harris Poll finds that Americans gravitated more toward their vehicles in 2020. Two separate surveys of over 4,000 adults determined that our cars have become a source of entertainment, escape, and solitude during the COVID-19 pandemic. The survey also gauged how participants felt about purchasing a […]

Fair Weather Friend: How do LiDAR Systems Cope in Rain & Fog?

Rain and fog can make life difficult for the best drivers; ask any F1 racer. But it isn’t just humans who find adverse weather conditions difficult. Dr. Andrew Baker-Campbell looks at how they affect automotive LiDAR systems. At TTP, we have been working on ways of keeping LiDAR sensors clear of the dirt and grime […]

Sooner Than Later: How Cars Will Become Our Greatest Connected Devices

In 10 years, our most important digital device won’t be in our pockets. It’ll be in our driveways, and we won’t focus only on the engines inside our vehicles – but more on the digital experiences they provide us. Imagine this scenario: Your automobile cues up a personalized playlist as soon as you sit in […]

Allied Market Research: Robotaxi Market Worth $38.61 Billion by 2030

A new report from Allied Market Research shows the global robotaxi market is expected to hit $38.61 billion by 2030. The figure represents a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 67.8 percent from 2023 to 2030 (the global robotaxi market is expected to be $1.03 billion by 2023). The findings are part of Robo Taxi Market […]

World Economic Forum Publishes New Whitepaper on Taxonomy for Segmentation of ADVs & PDDs

The World Economic Forum has published a new whitepaper called Taxonomy for Segmentation of Autonomous Delivery Vehicles and Personal Delivery Devices. The whitepaper is the first in a series of guidance and thought leadership publications from the Safe Drive Initiative, which is part of the World Economic Forum’s Shaping the Future of Mobility platform.  Automation & Goods Movement […]

Will Consumers Embrace Autonomous Cars? Key Insights to Consider as Our World Changes

One of the things we frequently talk about in the ADAS and autonomous driving community is how to help consumers embrace the technology. Consumer adoption is usually at the forefront of my mind when I see new ADAS demonstrations. When I attend conferences, like AutoSens, for example, to learn about the industry’s latest innovations, I […]

Will Trucks Play a Critical Role In Consumer Adoption of ADAS Technology?

Trailer Length Indicator, Rear Trailer View, and Jack-Knife Alert. These are the latest ADAS innovations in the truck world. More specifically, they are the latest ADAS features for the 2021 GMC Sierra 1500 and Sierra HD. These particular features may not immediately come to mind when we think of active safety technology, yet they show […]