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Hyundai Motor Chief Tests Self-driving Ioniq 5 EV During U.S. Visit

Hyundai Motor Chief Tests Self-driving Ioniq 5 EV During U.S. Visit

SEOUL, June 16 (Korea Bizwire) — Hyundai Motor Group Chairman Chung Euisun has visited an autonomous vehicle joint venture in the United States and tested a vehicle under development as the South Korean automaking giant explores new business opportunities in future mobility solutions, the automaker said Wednesday. Chung tested a self-driving Ioniq 5 electric vehicle [...]

Hyosung Advanced Materials to Supply Airbags for Amazon’s Self-driving Vehicle

Hyosung Advanced Materials to Supply Airbags for Amazon’s Self-driving Vehicle

SEOUL, March 17 (Korea Bizwire) — Hyosung Advanced Materials Corp. a carbon fiber business unit of South Korean textile and chemical conglomerate Hyosung Group, said Tuesday that it will supply airbags for Robotaxi, a completely autonomous vehicle developed by Amazon. Hyosung Advanced Materials’ subsidiary and a airbag manufacturer Global Safety Textiles GmbH signed a contract [...]

S. Korean Chipmakers Gearing Up for Fledging Autonomous Vehicle Market

S. Korean Chipmakers Gearing Up for Fledging Autonomous Vehicle Market

SEOUL, Jun. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — For a car to truly drive itself without user control, it needs to be continuously aware of surroundings and make split-second decisions in any situation via the vehicle’s autonomous driving system. As a self-driving car’s system must be based on complex data sets to navigate the road and electronics [...]

Hyundai Motor Invests in U.S. Autonomous Auto Startup Aurora

Hyundai Motor Invests in U.S. Autonomous Auto Startup Aurora

SEOUL, Jun. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — Hyundai Motor Group said Thursday it has invested in U.S. self-driving car startup Aurora Innovation to enhance its autonomous vehicle technologies. In the partnership, the South Korean auto group will jointly develop autonomous vehicle technologies in order to come up with an optimal self-driving platform for models produced by [...]

COAST Autonomous Optimizes Self Driving Vehicle Safety with LeddarTech’s Cocoon LiDAR

COAST Autonomous Optimizes Self Driving Vehicle Safety with LeddarTech’s Cocoon LiDAR

QUEBEC CITY, Jun. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — LeddarTech®, an industry leader in automotive and mobility LiDAR technology, is pleased to announce that COAST Autonomous has selected LeddarTech for its autonomous shuttles. COAST Autonomous, founded by veterans of the self-driving industry, chose LeddarTech’s technology because of its ability to deliver enhanced safety for COAST Autonomous’ vehicles. [...]

Hyundai Mobis to Secure Image Detection Technology This Year

Hyundai Mobis to Secure Image Detection Technology This Year

SEOUL, Mar. 31 (Korea Bizwire) — Hyundai Mobis Co., South Korea’s biggest auto parts maker, said Sunday that it aims to secure an advanced deep learning-based camera image detection technology by the end of this year. The company said it plans to apply the technology, required to build safe self-driving systems, to the front camera [...]