Ford pilots Blockchain tech to promote cleaner air in city centres
Ford today extends its European plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) trial to Cologne. The study, which is also testing Ford PHEVs on the streets of London and Valencia, Spain, aims to better analyse and show the real-world benefits of such vehicles for the environment and for commercial vehicle owners and operators.
Ford Exposes ‘Hidden’ Dangers On City Streets, Uses Big Data And Connected Vehicles To Help Improve Road Safety
Ford Mobility in Europe has been employing big data analytics combined with detailed on-site observations to discover where – and why – some stretches of road are more likely to experience road safety incidents than others.
Ford Acquires Quantum Signal: Here’s How It Advances Self-Driving Vehicle Development
Since its founding in 1999, a small company in Saline, Michigan has worked on the cutting edge of mobile robotics for numerous clients, including the military.
Volkswagen expand their global collaboration with Ford Mobility to advance autonomous driving, electrification and better serve customers
Volkswagen to join Ford in investing in Argo AI, the autonomous vehicle platform company, at a valuation of more than $7 billion. Tie-up allows both automakers to independently integrate Argo AI’s self-driving system into their own vehicles, delivering significant global scale
Hybrid Electric Vans present practical, accessible solution for cleaner air in European cities, study suggests
Three months after introduction of London Ultra-Low Emissions Zone (ULEZ), a new study reveals potential for cleaner city air from hybrid electric vans already available to order.
Connected-car tech could show drivers which car parks have spaces - and where to find them
Ford and Vodafone pilot Parking Space Guidance, new connected-vehicle technology that advises drivers how many spaces are available in nearby car parks and how to get there.
Meet digit: a smart little robot that could change the way self-driving cars make deliveries
Digit is a two-legged robot designed and built by Agility Robotics to not only approximate the look of a human, but to walk like one, too.
Ford's new take on getting parcels to your door could help speed deliveries, ease congestion and improve air quality
Ford partners with delivery company Gnewt by Menzies Distribution (Gnewt) to trial new digital parcel courier service designed to help reduce congestion and offer faster deliveries.
Why changing where we charge our electric vehicles could help make cities cleaner, quiter and less congested
Ford develops smart algorithm that could support increased electric vehicle use, especially in cities, by identifying the most beneficial places to install charging stations