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Volkswagen partners with Google on Quantum Computing

Source: Volkswagen

The partnership aims to develop traffic optimisation, material simulations, and new machine learning technologies. Volkswagen and Google have announced a new partnership to research on quantum computing developments. Speaking at this week’s Web Summit 2017 in Lisbon, Volkswagen said its aim was to be at the forefront of future development …

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Allison Transmission supplies Brazil-made e-Delivery

Volkswagen e-Delivery

Volkswagen Caminhões e Ônibus will be using the Allison automatic transmission in its fully electric e-Delivery truck Volkswagen’s e-Delivery is the first fully electric truck developed in Brazil and is equipped with an Allison 2100 Series™ transmission. The e-Delivery truck is targeted for urban delivery and tailored for all applications …

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Volkswagen offers up to 10,000 euros to go electric

e-Golf, Source: Volkswagen

VW to offer incentives as part of German “environmental programme” Volkswagen has introduced a new “environmental programme” aimed at encouraging German consumers to trade in diesel-fuelled vehicles. In a bid to rectify the ongoing headache of its so-called “dieselgate” scandal, and shore up demand for its incoming suite of electric …

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VW continues robotic charging partnership

Source: Volkswagen

Volkswagen and Kuka have confirmed the extension of a strategic partnership that hopes to provide innovative solutions for EV charging and parking. Volkswagen recently announced that it has signed a Cooperation Contract with Kuka Robotics to further analyse two particular areas of mobility. The Volkswagen Group wants to use the …

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Get stacked: Germany looks to fuel-cell manufacturing

AutoStack CORE generation 2 fuel cell stack with 95 kW. Source: ZSW

Solar and hydrogen research centre to co-ordinate investigation into mass-produced fuel cells Ten German automotive and component supply companies have joined forces with the Centre for Solar Energy and Hydrogen Research in Baden-Württemberg (ZSW) in an effort to develop fuel cells for industrial-scale manufacturing. Partners in the new alliance are …

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