Tag Archives: Russia

Fleet management market expanding in Russia

Market research report examines the future of fleet management within Russia and the CIS countries to the end of the decade. A new report from Research and Markets predicts that deployments of fleet management systems in Eastern Europe, Russia and …

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New chief executive for Russian car manufacturer

Lada manufacturer AvtoVAZ will be led by Renault Group MD, Nicolas Maure after a senior management change at the Russian car maker. Nicolas Maure, the current Managing Director for Renault Group operations in Romania and President and CEO of Automobile …

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Lada improves passive safety with new Vesta model

Private crash testing has shown good preliminary results on the latest model to come from Russian car maker Lada. With a long reputation for making cars that fold up like cartons or disintegrate completely in collisions, Russian car-maker AvtoVaz, which …

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About Jonathan Newell

Studied Engineering at Loughborough University and now involved in broadcast and technical journalism. Jonathan is based in London and Almaty.
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Traffic information services built into latest BMW models

BMW has taken the Traffic Information Service from TomTom to build into the Connected Drive package for additional countries. BMW is offering its vehicle owners the latest traffic information services in Russia, New Zealand and Australia from TomTom as part …

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Robust embedded SIM developed for ERA-GLONASS

A new embedded SIM will be used in IoT modules developped for the ERA-GLONASS automatic emergency call system in use in Russia and the customs union. An embedded SIM developed by Morpho has been successfully tested with Telit’s high performance …

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Connectivity coverage mapping for vehicle communications

Ford and a Russian university research team have developed connectivity coverage mapping to enable vehicles to select channels as appropriate for communications. Ford and the St Petersburg State Polytechnic University in Russia have reached the final phase of a research …

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Test bed available for ERA-GLONASS and eCall equipment

In-vehicle system test equipment now available from Spirent for testing eCall and ERA-GLONASS automatic emergency call systems. Spirent Communications has released its eCall and ERA-GLONASS In-Vehicle Systems (IVS) test equipment to verify the functionality and protocol conformance of the eCall …

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Traffic management event to be held in Moscow in April

Expotraffic, the 3rd international exhibition for traffic management will open its doors at a Moscow exhibition centre in April 2015. Investment in the road transport infrastructure in the Russian Federation is accelerating at a rapid pace with Government led programmes …

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Traffic management event to take place in Moscow

Expotraffic 2015 will take place in April in Moscow to demonstrate the latest technology in tolling, infrastructure and traffic management. Taking place at the permanent VDNKh exhibition venue in Moscow, Expotraffic 2015 will run from the 27th to 29th April …

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Cause of Crimean fatal road failure to be disclosed in a month

Engineers have said they need a month in order to determine the cause of a road construction failure which caused a fatal crash in Crimea. Six out of the eight occupants of a car which hurtled into a chasm that …

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