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Axalta sells 50,000th Spectrophotometer

by Autocar Pro News Desk Jun 25, 2018

Spectrophotometers are simply a better way to match colours, and faster, right-first-time colour matches mean optimised work flow processes, helping body shops to save time.




National Instruments introduces Flexlogger for validating new EV and ADAS technologies

Technology by Autocar Pro News Desk Jun 25, 2018

NI claims that it can quickly integrate analog sensors, digital pulse frequencies, CAN signals and calculated channels, thus , addressing the challenges of the...

Passenger Vehicles

Mercedes pulls PHEVs from production to make way for third-gen tech

Passenger Vehicles by Sam Sheehan, Autocar UK Jun 25, 2018

Hybrid versions of C-Class, E-Class, GLE and S-Class to be replaced in coming months.


Volkswagen to invest $100 million in Quantumscape for solid-state batteries

Technology by Autocar Pro News Desk Jun 22, 2018

The long-term target of the joint venture is to establish a production line of the batteries by 2025.


Dana buys stake in TM4, becomes end-to-end EV component supplier

Technology by Autocar Pro News Desk Jun 22, 2018

With this venture, Dana is said to become the only supplier with full e-Drive design, engineering and manufacturing capabilities for electrified vehicles.

Commercial Vehicles

BYD and ADL to supply 37 double-decker e-buses in London

Commercial Vehicles by Autocar Pro News Desk Jun 22, 2018

The 10.9m long electric double deckers would use BYD’s Iron-Phosphate batteries with chargers managed by BYD. Their 23 single deck electric buses to roll out in...