2021-01-08 - Maurizio Di Paolo Emilio

Gen 4 SiC FETs to Achieve Breakthrough Performance

UnitedSiC has launched the first four devices based on its Gen 4 SiC FET technology platform. Compared to Gen 3,…

2020-12-25 - Colin Barnden

What Apple Really Wants From ‘iCar’

Is Apple really planning to produce an iCar? Probably. Rumors of the “iCar” have been circulating and recirculating for years,…

2020-12-22 - Egil Juliussen

Amazon’s Going Mobile: First Look at Zoox Autonomous Robo-Taxi

Zoox announced its robotaxi earlier. It lives up to all the expectations that have been floating around about the company.

2020-12-16 - Maurizio Di Paolo Emilio

The Electric Vehicles Are Coming!

ADI and Rimac held a virtual discussion focused on topics ranging from how electric vehicles (EVs) are entering the mainstream…

2020-12-15 - TrendForce

Tesla Leads the BEV Market While EU Carmakers Dominate PHEV Spots in 2020

The dual stimuli of policies and legislative changes for new energy vehicles (NEV) have brought about a corresponding growth of battery…

2020-11-09 - Junko Yoshida

Lessons From China: Battery Safety in EVs

China’s EV startup WM Motor issued a recall for more than 1,000 vehicles after four of its vehicles caught fire…

2020-10-22 - Junko Yoshida

NXP Powers Battery Management System For VWs’ EVs

NXP unveiled a major design win for its battery management systems: Volkswagen. The German auto maker will use the system…

2020-10-08 - George Leopold

Validating EV Battery Performance Remains Critical

EV manufacturers scramble to develop in-house test and design validation capabilities, including for testing batteries...

2020-09-28 - Junko Yoshida

China’s Geely to Feature Mobileye SuperVision for Scalable ADAS

China's Geely Auto Group will, in late 2021, deplo Mobileye’s “full stack,” 360-degree camera-only ADAS solution to power Level 2+…

2020-08-31 - George Leopold

NASA Prototypes X-57 All-Electric Airplane

A veteran pilot endorses the NASA concept of electric planes, but notes the energy density gap is going to be…