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RCAR publishes new Documents

The Research Council for Automobile Repairs (RCAR) publishes the new RCAR Design Evaluation Tool test procedure, the RCAR Guidelines for Electronic Immobilisers in Connected Cars and updates the Whiplash Injury Guideline.

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FORVIA set to transform Driving Experiences through its VIBE Technology

article imageFORVIA concluded a groundbreaking contract with a premium German OEM to introduce VIBE®, its cutting-edge immersive technology that redefines consumers' time behind the wheel. Designed specifically for automotive seating, FORVIA's VIBE® technology delivers an unparalleled and safe experience by embedding tactile sensations within the car seat, creating a fully-immersive journey. After five years of intensive research and development in collaboration with Aurasens, pioneers in vibro-haptic composition, VIBE® is set to make its debut in a next-generation premium SUV end 2025.


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Chinese Manufacturers create Waves in the European Market

article imageEuro NCAP releases the results for three Chinese electric family cars: the BYD SEAL, XPENG P7 and the BYD DOLPHIN. These cars have made their first splash in Europe's market with the glamorous BYD SEAL targeting TESLA's core buyers, the sleek XPENG P7 showcasing its long-distance range capability, and the BYD DOLPHIN underlining its value for money as an electric vehicle. Euro NCAP reveals that these cars have all achieved five-star ratings in the programme s most stringent testing yet.

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Auto, Cycling and Tech Innovators launch Coalition for Cyclist Safety based on V2X Deployments

article imageAn unprecedented ecosystem of 19 leading innovators in the automotive, bicycle and technology sectors have joined forces to work towards advancing and deploying connected transportation solutions to help reduce the risks facing cyclists and e-bike riders on North American roads. The new Coalition for Cyclist Safety represents a commitment to develop a comprehensive approach to bicycle safety centered on deployments of vehicle-to-everything technology.

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TTTech Auto and Mobileye launch Collaboration to accelerate Innovation and Safety in Autonomous Driving

article imageTTTech Auto is proud to announce its collaboration with Mobileye. This cooperation marks a significant milestone in the pursuit of safe and reliable ADAS and AV technology. TTTech Auto's software platform and its experience in vehicle-level OEM integration will help deploy Mobileye s SuperVision system for select OEM programs. TTTech Auto s software platform, MotionWise, meets safety requirements and facilitates seamless communication and interaction between the vehicle platform and Mobileye systems.

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Tata delivers five Star Twins

article imageThe Tata Safari and Harrier have achieved the highest Global NCAP score for adult and child occupant safety in the #SaferCarsForIndia testing to date. The voluntarily tests are amongst the final results in the campaign ahead of BHARAT NCAP's forthcoming activation. The Safari and Harrier are based on the same vehicle platform, however the Safari offers a maximum capacity of seven passengers with the Harrier offering a maximum capacity of five.

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Autonomous Truck sets Course for the Motorway

article imageStep by step, the driverless truck is becoming a reality: Since January 2022, MAN Truck & Bus, Knorr-Bremse, Leoni, Bosch, Fernride, BTC Embedded Systems, Fraunhofer AISEC, Munich University of Technology, Braunschweig University of Technology, TÜV SÜD, Autobahn GmbH and the Würzburg Institute of Transportation Sciences (WIVW GmbH) have been working together in the ATLAS-L4 research and development project to put autonomous trucks on the road.

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How Connectivity can make City Traffic safer and more efficient

article imageThe digital transformation, increasing urbanization and automation, as well as the need for greater energy efficiency and climate action are tough challenges currently facing the mobility sector. In the three-year LUKAS research project, Bosch, InMach, IT-Designers, Mercedes-Benz, Nokia, Ulm University, and the University of Duisburg-Essen are researching how to improve traffic efficiency and safety in future mixed traffic scenarios of urban traffic environments.

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Socionext begins Development of SoCs for Advanced ADAS and AD using 3 nm Automotive Process

article imageSocionext Inc., announced it is developing custom SoCs for advanced ADAS (Advanced Driver Assistance Systems) and AD (Autonomous Driving) using N3A, TSMC's latest 3 nm automotive process technology. Target production of the SoCs will be in 2026. TSMC's 3 nm technology enables high volume production with significant improvements in power, performance, and area (PPA) when compared to previous technology nodes.

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dSPACE world's first Supplier of End-to-end certified Tool Chain for validating Automotive Functions

article imageWith TÜV SÜD's ISO 26262 certification of the entire Automotive Simulation Models (ASM) tool suite, the sensor-realistic 3D environment AURELION, and the user interface ModelDesk, dSPACE is now the world's first provider of a fully certified tool chain for validating safety-relevant automotive functions. TÜV SÜD had previously certified both the VEOS integration platform and the SIMPHERA validation framework. As a result, dSPACE now comprehensively supports customers in the homologation of functions for driver assistance systems, autonomous driving, and electromobility applications.

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From Pioneer to World Market Leader: AVL looks back at 75 Years of Success

article imageInnovative thinking, focused research, a deep understanding of technological interrelationships and the courage to break new ground - that is the recipe for success of the AVL List GmbH. The Austrian pioneer, which today is one of the world's leading mobility technology companies for the development, simulation and testing in the automotive industry and beyond, is celebrating its 75th anniversary.

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Chicco USA and AAA release new Analysis underscoring Importance of Car Seat and Passenger Restraint Use

article imageNew analysis from AAA, which examined five years of crash data from the U.S. Department of Transportation, points to the lack of proper child restraint use among children injured or killed in car crashes. The results of this analysis, released by AAA and car seat leader Chicco USA as Baby Safety Month gets underway, uncovered that nearly half (48 %) of children aged 10 and under who were injured and half (51 %) who were killed in car crashes were either using a vehicle seatbelt prematurely or no restraint instead of a car seat.

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The ADAS Experience 2023 China
01.11.2023 - 02.11.2023 in Wuzhen, China
Industrie Experts from EUR 390
Dummy Certification Basics ES-2 / ES-2re
02.11.2023 in Bergisch Gladbach
BGS Böhme & Gehring GmbH EUR 1150
Crashworthy and Lightweight Car Body Design
07.11.2023 - 10.11.2023 Online,
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Axel Schumacher - University of Wuppertal EUR 1650
Side Impact - Requirements and Development Strategies
07.11.2023 - 08.11.2023 in Gaimersheim
Stephanie Wolter - BMW Group, Norman Meißner - BMW Group EUR 1650
Dummy Training SID IIs
07.11.2023 - 08.11.2023 in Bergisch Gladbach
BGS Böhme & Gehring GmbH EUR 1850
Dummy Certification Basics SID IIs
09.11.2023 in Bergisch Gladbach
BGS Böhme & Gehring GmbH EUR 1150
Pedestrian Protection - Development Strategies
13.11.2023 in Alzenau
Maren Finck - carhs.training gmbh EUR 980
Robust Design - Vehicle Development under Uncertainty
13.11.2023 - 16.11.2023 in Online,
Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Fabian Duddeck - Technical University Munich EUR 1650
Dummy Training WorldSID 50%
13.11.2023 - 14.11.2023 in Bergisch Gladbach
BGS Böhme & Gehring GmbH EUR 1960
Introduction to Active Safety of Vehicles
14.11.2023 in Alzenau
Dr.-Ing. Gerd Müller - Technical University Berlin EUR 980
Model Based Head Injury Criteria for Innovative Protection Design
14.11.2023 - 15.11.2023 Online
Dr. Caroline Deck - University of Strasbourg EUR 890
The Safe Seats eXperience 2023
15.11.2023 - 16.11.2023 in Landsberg am Lech
Industry Experts EUR 1850
Dummy Certification Basics WorldSID 50%
15.11.2023 - 16.11.2023 in Bergisch Gladbach
BGS Böhme & Gehring GmbH EUR 2075
Basics of Accident Reconstruction - Module 2
15.11.2023 - 18.11.2023 in Dresden
Alexander Hauck - VUFO Dresden, Erik Sinen - VUFO Dresden EUR 1200
Crash Test Data Acquisition Workshop
15.11.2023 - 16.11.2023 in Gilching
Heiko Haupt - MESSRING GmbH, Franz Holzinger - MESSRING GmbH EUR 1650
Modeling of Joints in Crash Simulation
16.11.2023 - 17.11.2023 Online
Dr.-Ing. Silke Sommer - Fraunhofer Institute for Mechanics of Materials IWM EUR 980
Design and Simulation of Vehicle Vibration
17.11.2023 in Alzenau
Dr.-Ing. Olaf Kolk - BMW Group EUR 980
Structural Optimization in Automotive Design - Theory and Application
20.11.2023 - 24.11.2023 Online
Prof. Dr. Lothar Harzheim - Opel Automobile GmbH EUR 1650
Dummy Training THOR
20.11.2023 - 22.11.2023 in Bergisch Gladbach
BGS Böhme & Gehring GmbH EUR 2940
Virtual Testing in Vehicle Safety Regulations and NCAP
20.11.2023 in Alzenau
Dr.-Ing. Andre Eggers - BASt - Federal Highway Research Institute EUR 980
Crash Safety of Hybrid and Electric Vehicles
21.11.2023 - 22.11.2023 in Alzenau
Rainer Justen - Mercedes-Benz AG EUR 1650
Dummy Certification Basics THOR (Draft Procedure)
23.11.2023 - 24.11.2023 in Bergisch Gladbach
BGS Böhme & Gehring GmbH EUR 2940
Passenger Cars in Low-Speed Crashes
24.11.2023 in Alzenau
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Harald Bachem - Ostfalia University of Applied Sciences EUR 980
International Safety and Crash-Test Regulations: Current Status and Future Developments
27.11.2023 - 28.11.2023 in Alzenau
Dr. Thomas Kinsky - Humanetics Europe GmbH EUR 1340
Dummy Training Q1.5, Q3, Q6
28.11.2023 in Bergisch Gladbach
BGS Böhme & Gehring GmbH EUR 1150
EV Battery Electrical & Thermal Simulations
28.11.2023 - 29.11.2023 Online
Dr. Bartosz Gorecki - QuickerSim Ltd. EUR 790
Dummy Training Q10
29.11.2023 in Bergisch Gladbach
BGS Böhme & Gehring GmbH EUR 1150
Basics of Accident Reconstruction - Module 3
29.11.2023 - 02.12.2023 in Dresden
Alexander Hauck - VUFO Dresden, Erik Sinen - VUFO Dresden EUR 1200
Dummy Certification Basics Q-Dummys
30.11.2023 in Bergisch Gladbach
BGS Böhme & Gehring GmbH EUR 1150

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