Mia is an ASE Certified Master Automobile Technician, L1, L2 and L3 Advanced Level Specialist. She has over 12 years of experience in the automotive industry and a bachelor’s degree in automotive technology. These skills have been applied toward content writing, technical writing, inspections, consulting, automotive software engineering.
New York Devotes $250 Million to EV InfrastructureJul 17, 2018 11:00 AM WST
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo recently announced $250 million will be dedicated to New York’s EVolve initiative. The first phase of the plan will fund new fast charger installations, while also building EV model communities.
Alibaba introduces solid-state lidar delivery truckJul 16, 2018 6:00 AM WST
Chinese companies Alibaba and Robosense team up to build a solid-state, unmanned delivery truck. The robot’s technology is an appealing alternative to traditional, mechanical lidar.
Audi and Infineon Comment on Function on Demand CybersecurityJul 15, 2018 8:51 AM WST
At the recent SAE WCX conference, Audi and Infineon explored the benefits and risks of Function on Demand technology.
NAWA Plans to Use Nanotube Ultracapacitor to Power EVsJul 13, 2018 9:00 AM WST
French company NAWA has developed an ultracapacitor built from specially-coated nanotubes. It will serve as the foundation for the company’s Ultra Fast Carbon Battery, which will eventually power EVs.
SAE Tests Nissan’s Variable Compression Engine – Does it Live Up to the Hype?Jul 10, 2018 11:30 AM WST
The Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) recently test drove a 2019 Infiniti QX50 with a variable compression (VC) engine. Correspondents weigh in on whether the technology is as good as promised.
Studies Show How to Modify HVAC Systems for Improved EV RangeJul 03, 2018 8:10 AM WST
Current EV climate control systems use valuable battery power and reduce range. Recently, at the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) WCX conference, two studies presented innovative ways to address the problem.
Silicon Defines the Development of Advanced Vehicle TechnologiesJul 02, 2018 9:00 AM WST
More so than any other material, silicon is the driving force behind the rapid progression of autonomous and connected vehicles. Chipmaker Renesas has come up with new strategies that optimize the use of modern semiconductors.
New York Plans to Make Bus Fleet All-Electric by 2040Jun 23, 2018 7:27 PM WST
Emissions are up and bus ridership is down in New York. The city plans to address these issues with a fleet of electric buses and a revamp of the MTA system.
VW’s Electrify America Reveals Nationwide Charging Station MapJun 23, 2018 4:22 PM WST
Recently, Electrify America unveiled a map of its purposed 39-state EV charging network.
Hyundai Halts Ioniq Production Due to Battery ShortageJun 19, 2018 3:15 PM WST
Recently, Korean automaker Hyundai sent a bulletin to its Canadian dealers, informing them of Ioniq back orders. The company has stopped production of the compact electric car due to a shortage of lithium-ion batteries.