Mercedes Benz brought me to The Hauge a few weeks ago to see a brand new dealership touting a brand new way of selling cars: The Best Customer Experience 4.0. I believe that Mercedes has made a significant step in the right direction to [...]
It’s not a stretch to say that profitability and long term success of ride sharing companies is linked to safe autonomous vehicles. Uber would be extremely profitable if it weren’t for all of the drivers it has to pay. The transition [...]
The 2020 Audi A4 isn’t a fundamental redesign but a face lift which incorporates Audi’s all new MMI infotainment system. This move means that Audi drops the rotary knob which used to be central to interacting with the infotainment [...]
BMW gives us a sneak peak at how they imagine the future with the Vision M NEXT electric sports car. Along with a design that screams sex we have the world premier of #NEXTGen a standalone infotainment system platform for personal mobility.
No one should be surprised that cars that talk to each other result in better traffic, but seeing it play out is still super interesting. Cambridge University ran an experiment with autonomous vehicles that not only could communicate with each [...]
It’s not every day that I can say I’ve ridden in a car that used a smartphone camera to run a self-driving app. VIA Technology demoed a technology showcase of VIA-AI which ran level 2 driver assistance functions using only the camera [...]
A few months ago at CES, BMW launched a personal assistant for its cars, today that assistant gets smarter with the help of Microsoft’s virtual assistant. BMW has partnered with Microsoft to build a virtual assistant for their cars, the [...]
Digital transformation along with the shared economy has disrupted the automotive and car rental industry in a big way. The disruption is getting worse as Gen Z joins the Millennial generation who isn’t as interested in driving their own [...]