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Cadillac tests V2I capability on Michigan public roads

Cadillac’s CTS sedan, one of the first production vehicles in the world to contain Vehicle-to-Vehicle (V2V) communication, recently conducted successful demonstrations of Vehicle-to-Infrastructure (V2I) capability ...

Autonomous vehicles: driving into a very big cloud

Today, you cannot pick up a newspaper—much less an automotive industry journal—without seeing an article related to autonomous or connected vehicles. What was relegated to the distant future less than a decade ...

Vulnerabilities of commercial vehicles to cyber attacks

The critical issues surrounding cybersecurity for commercial vehicles will be a major focus at the SAE 2016 Commercial Vehicle Engineering Congress, with a full day of sessions scheduled for Oct. 5. In addition to ...

A New Approach to Tackling Auto Cybersecurity

The SAE 2016 World Congress forum on Connectivity focused on the urgency of cybersecurity and the need for advanced approaches to defense. The auto industry has formed an overarching answer that is similar to what ...

Confessions of Cybersecurity Experts

What keeps you up at night? Cybersecurity experts at the SAE 2016 World Congress were asked about their deepest worries during a panel session on the levels and nature of cyber challenges. Their responses: ...

Intrusion Points for Hackers Growing

As new vehicles become more and more connected to the internet, to other cars, and to the road infrastructure, the number of potential intrusion points for hackers is growing fast. This, of course, leads to the ...

Personal Mobility in the Era of Megacities and Supercities

In the 1950s, around 30% of the world’s population lived in urban centers. In countries like India today, that is still largely the case. But as we approach 2050, the UN projects that some 70% of the entire ...

Standards Identified as Potential Barriers to Advancing Automated Vehicles

Full commercialization and market acceptance of connected vehicles won’t take place until issues such as driver vehicle interface, system status, functional safety, cybersecurity, public acceptance, driver ...

The Art of Driving in the Age of Autonomous Vehicles

The age of autonomous cars is fast approaching. Will today’s car enthusiasts be left in the dust? “Absolutely not,” states Jason Torchinsky, artist/writer/designer, and an editor for Jalopnik (just ...

Digital Data, Patents Indicate Connected Vehicles Here to Stay

We know connectivity is all the talk in the automotive industry. Well, for any industry for that matter (Think: IoT—the Internet of Things). An interesting way to see if something is a trend or a true paradigm ...