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Electronic air suspension for Chinese HGV suppliers

Wabco is supplying the three major HGV manufacturers in China with electronically controlled air suspension for improved safety. Several major Chinese heavy duty truck manufacturers including China National Heavy Truck Corporation (CNHTC), Dongfeng Liuzhou Motor Company (DFLQ) and Shaanqi, are …

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Chinese Haval SUV receives 4-star crash test rating

The Great Wall Haval has disappointed Australian crash test technicians with poor frontal offset results leading to a 4-star ANCAP rating. Having scored well in side impact testing and whiplash protection assessments, the Great Wall Haval H9 SUV (4×4) model …

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Renault launches new high end SUV in China

Beijing International Automobile Exhibition audiences gain the first glimpse of the new Renault Koleos SUV being launched on global markets. Renault chose the launch venue of the new model as the Beijing International Automobile Exhibition, where Groupe Renault Chairman and …

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Volvo plans China autonomous car experiment

Up to 100 Volvo autonomous cars could soon by being driven on Chinese roads as part of a safe driving experiment being planned by the Swedish manufacturer. The most advanced autonomous driving experiment ever undertaken in China is being planned …

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LTE Connectivity deal for Chinese electric vehicles

Telematics provider in China strikes a deal with Cinterion for 4G LTE communication modules to enable greater connectivity and safety for electric vehicles. Gemalto will provide its Cinterion wireless module to Wuhan Intest Electronic Technology (Intest) to enable 4G LTE …

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Video analytics keep Taiwan airport ground traffic safe

Taoyuan Airport in Taiwan is keeping passenger buses and other ground traffic safe from encroaching onto runways using video analytics controlled traffic signals. A video surveillance system recently installed at Taoyuan International Airport presents a sophisticated method of preventing accidents …

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Light commercial vehicle scores badly in NCAP rating

The Chinese built LDV V80 has scored just two stars in an ANCAP crash test due to poor occupant protection and lack of ESC. The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) has recently tested the LDV V80 commercial van manufactured …

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Mixed results for Jeep and Great Wall in ANCAP crash tests

Whilst Jeep has scored another 5-star rating with its Patriot, Chinese manufacturer Great Wall fails to pass muster with just three stars. Two recent crash tests performed by the Australasian New Car Assessment Programme (ANCAP) have demonstrated just how different …

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Tolling and parking to drive next growth phase in ANPR

Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) market to see a new phase of growth based on applications in parking and tolling systems. The identification of vehicles has gone through a number of stages of technical development in recent years with the …

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Telematics forum seeks to extend reach of GLONASS technology into China

Russia’s GLONASS union meets with telematics industry participants to agree on joint transport technology development initiatives. Members of the Russian GLONASS Union have traveled to the city of Dalian in China to meet with members of the Telematics Industry Application …

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