Tachyum CEO Dr. Radoslav Danilak to Speak at Driving.Digital 2019

BRATISLAVA, Slovakia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Dr. Radoslav Danilak, Founder and CEO of semiconductor startup Tachyum Inc., with US Headquarters in Santa Clara, Calif., and European headquarters in Bratislava comprising a rapidly growing R&D operation, will deliver a “Success Story” talk at the Driving.Digital conference, held at the X-Bionic Sphere in Samorin, Slovakia. Dr. Danilak is scheduled to speak […]

Ford Motor Company Declares Dividend for Fourth Quarter 2019

DEARBORN, Mich.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Board of Directors of Ford Motor Company declared a fourth quarter regular dividend of $0.15 per share on the company’s outstanding Class B and common stock. The fourth quarter dividend is the same amount of regular dividend that has been paid by the company each quarter since 2016. The fourth quarter dividend […]

Pep Boys Expands National Network with New Service and Tire Centers

New York, California and Georgia locations offer latest diagnostic technology and certified automotive techs PHILADELPHIA & KENNESAW, Ga.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Pep Boys has opened new Service and Tire Centers in Astoria, NY; Lawndale and Rocklin, CA; and LaGrange, GA, as part of its continued expansion to meet the high demand for automotive service. The new locations, which […]

Nearly Half of Drivers in Multi-Country Survey Indicate Willingness to Give Up Car Ownership in the Future in Favor of Autonomous Mobility Solutions, Accenture Report Finds

Mobility services will force auto manufacturers to reconsider future value of car ownership NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Many car owners would consider giving up car ownership in the future in favor of autonomous mobility solutions, such as self-driving buses or taxis, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN). The report “Mobility Services: The Customer Perspective,” […]

Molex Demonstrates Modular Automotive Connectivity (MAX) Platform at ELIV 2019

Solution enables high-quality vehicle networking LISLE, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Molex, a Tier 1 system integrator and leading supplier of high-speed networking, datacom, rugged industrial and automotive solutions that enable innovative architecture design and development for the intelligent vehicles of the future, will showcase its Modular Automotive Connectivity (MAX) solution in booth 151 at ELIV 2019 October 16-17 […]

 DIMONT Appoints Auto Finance Industry Veteran Nancy Mellon As Senior Director, Client Development

DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–DIMONT, the largest provider of specialty insurance and loan administration services to the residential mortgage and auto finance industries, today announced Nancy Mellon as the company’s new Senior Director of Client Development. In this role, Mellon will develop new strategies, tactics and plans for client growth; oversee client management and reporting; and support strategic […]

IHS Markit Acquires Novation Analytics

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–IHS Markit (NYSE: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions, today announced the acquisition of Novation Analytics, a specialist provider of software solutions, data analysis and advisory services to the automotive industry. Novation Analytics focuses on the modelling of vehicle energy efficiency and CO2 emissions compliance. The team is based […]

RumbleOn Names Huge as New Agency of Record

Huge chosen to help the company continue to disrupt the trillion-dollar vehicle marketplace DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–RumbleOn (NASDAQ: RMBL), the e-commerce company using innovative technology to simplify how dealers and consumers buy, sell, trade, or finance pre-owned vehicles, today announced Huge as their new Agency of Record. Huge, a global experience agency, will take on creative campaign […]

Travelers Joins Automated Vehicle Coalitions in Shaping the Future of Transportation

HARTFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Travelers Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRV) today announced that it has joined the Advanced Vehicle Technology (AVT) Consortium at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Partners for Automated Vehicle Education (PAVE). Both organizations work to strategically advance research and public information about automated vehicle and driver assistance technologies. “As a leading auto […]