Getac, a leading rugged mobile computing manufacturer announced it has been selected by the BMW Group to supply rugged mobile devices and solutions across its global network for a wide range of applications including R&D, production, warehouse logistics and workshop diagnostics. The announcement expands on an existing technology partnership between the two companies, which has seen Getac supply rugged equipment to the BMW Group for vehicle and application testing over the last six years.  With the partnership renewed, Getac has received a large new order from the BMW Group for its S410, V110, F110, A140, UX10 and T800 series rugged notebooks and tablets.

At CES 2020, Samsung Electronics unveiled Digital Cockpit 2020, which utilizes 5G to link features inside and outside the vehicle and provide connected experiences for drivers and passengers alike.

EVRT Dubai 2020, the eagerly-anticipated Electric Vehicle Road Trip that spans five days and over 1,000 kilometers, is back for the fourth consecutive year on a grander scale.

INFINITI has developed a new-generation infotainment system for its key 2020 models. With model year updates for Q50, Q60, QX50 and the flagship QX80, owners will have access to an array of new functionality. The HD twin-screen system, which keeps the name 'INFINITI InTouch™', will improve the driving experience and keep motorists better connected while on the road.

Ericsson and Microsoft are bringing their connected vehicle expertise together. Ericsson is building its Connected Vehicle Cloud on top of the Microsoft Connected Vehicle Platform that is running on the Microsoft Azure cloud platform. The integrated solution allows automakers to deploy and scale global vehicle services such as fleet management, over-the-air software updates and connected safety services much easier and faster while reducing costs. It provides flexibility through modular design and multiple deployment options.

In terms of air quality, New Delhi (India) is the back-marker among the world’s megacities. Audi Formula E driver and UN ambassador Lucas di Grassi traveled to New Delhi to get a firsthand impression of the local conditions, talked to people affected by them, and learned about projects seeking ways out of the growing threat. Now Formula E has published a near-half-hour documentary about the Brazilian’s mission.

The BMW Group is extending the reach of seamless connectivity in its vehicles with the introduction of Android Auto™ starting in mid-2020. Android Auto, the latest digital and user-centric service addition to BMW, will allow customers to connect their Android smartphones wirelessly with their vehicle and, in doing so, enjoy access to useful information like suggested destinations and upcoming appointments just when it is needed.

Part personal shopper and part interactive digital showroom, Cadillac Live launched in the United States, expanding the reach of Cadillac’s uniquely immersive luxury-shopping experience to mobile devices and desktops across the country.

Naim and Bentley, world leaders in audio systems and the manufacture of luxury cars, celebrate 10 years of pioneering partnership, collaborating in the development of the most powerful, best-in-class in-car audio systems. Inspired by the extraordinary technology of the in-car systems, Naim for Bentley also offers concert hall quality sound in contemporary wireless systems for lovers of music at home.

Jaguar is giving I-PACE customers an early Christmas present in the form of a complimentary update for the award-winning all-electric model that will provide increased real-world range. Engineers have applied advanced technical insights from the Jaguar I-PACE eTROPHY race series to optimise the management of battery, thermal and AWD systems to enhance the efficiency of the all-electric powertrain.