Audi engages governments around the world on mobility projects, such as its Green Light Optimization Speed Advisory, but convincing them to adopt the automaker’s technologies has not always moved at the speed of a Formula One pit stop.
Clutch Technologies’ multi-vehicle subscription platform uses dealers’ existing inventory to provide customers everything from short-term loaners to extended test drives – and dealerships with additional revenue and retention.
Playing off the word Africa, the mobility startup Afreecar is Borroni-Bird’s answer to sustainable, low-cost transportation and electricity for developing economies. His proof-of-concept is an e-trailer.
From margin compression to declining sales volumes, the automotive retail industry is fighting its share of villains right now. But there are super-powered technologies available to save the day for your dealership.
The committee says the proposal adapts the rules to changes in mobility behavior resulting from societal trends including more cyclists and pedestrians, an aging society and technological developments.
Driven by tightening CO2 emissions rules and the rapid retreat from diesel technology, the consultancy LMC Automotive forecasts 48V technology’s use in Europe will grow to 33.0% of light vehicles in 2030 from 0.4% in 2018.
While Mercedes-Benz confirms European markets will receive new mild-hybrid gasoline units and a new-generation diesel engine, the U.S.-market-facelifted GLC comes with an updated turbocharged 2.0L gasoline 4-cyl.