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"Infrastructure Support for Autonomous Driving"
Connecting autonomous vehicles to smart infrastructure will undoubtedly contribute to increased safety on the road, but infrastructure improvements will come slowly. Appears in April 2017 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Standardization Efforts on Autonomous Driving Safety Barely Under Way"
How safe is safe enough? The auto industry needs to work collectively to develop standards for safety-critical systems in autonomous vehicles. Appears in February 2017 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Features and Functions Update for MY 2017"
Connectivity, infotainment and safety features are becoming standard even in volume-segment cars. Appears in October 2016 newsletter. $65.00
 
"ZF Friedrichshafen, The Company Profile"
ZF considers the acquisition of TRW last year "its largest and most important in the company's history." TRW will be fully integrated as ZF's Active and Passive Safety Technology division. Appears in April 2016 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Autoliv, The Company Profile"
With growth in the passive safety market slowing to 2%-3%, Autoliv is increasing its focus on active safety systems, where it faces formidable competition from the incumbents. Appears in September 2015 newsletter. $65.00
 
"New Car Features"
Safety, fuel economy and infotainment make inroads in broad market segments. Appears in September 2015 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Autoliv, The Company Profile"
With growth in the passive safety market slowing to 2%-3%, Autoliv is increasing its focus on active safety systems, where it faces formidable competition from the incumbents. Appears in September 2015 newsletter. $65.00
 
"New Car Features"
Safety, fuel economy and infotainment make inroads in broad market segments. Appears in September 2015 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Autoliv, The Company Profile"
With growth in the passive safety market slowing to 2%-3%, Autoliv is increasing its focus on active safety systems, where it faces formidable competition from the incumbents. Appears in September 2015 newsletter. $65.00
 
"New Car Features"
Safety, fuel economy and infotainment make inroads in broad market segments. Appears in September 2015 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Autoliv, The Company Profile"
With growth in the passive safety market slowing to 2%-3%, Autoliv is increasing its focus on active safety systems, where it faces formidable competition from the incumbents. Appears in September 2015 newsletter. $65.00
 
"TTTech Ethernet for ADAS"
A mini-profile of TTTech, a company well positioned as a leading supplier of deterministic Ethernet for safety-critical automotive systems. FlexRay's days appear to be numbered. Appears in May 2015 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Nissan Leads with Driver Assistance"
Nissan has been among the leaders in bringing advanced safety and driver assist systems to market. The carmaker is planning to roll out autonomous emergency braking throughout its line up, first in the Japanese market. Appears in April 2015 newsletter. $65.00
 
"BMW Hosts Hackathon in San Francisco"
The event, held in January 2015, drew 250 app developers who created innovative safety and EV-related mobile applications using open platforms and BMW-supplied vehicle data. Appears in March 2015 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Speech Interface Concerns"
There are costs and benefits associated with every kind of driver interface. Voice-based interactions may have unintended consequences. Appears in November 2014 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Despite Formidable Challenges, Progress on V2V"
NHTSA is moving toward rulemaking on V2V despite a number of unresolved issues, among them the management of security certificates. Experts from ITS World Congress weigh in. Appears in October 2014 newsletter. $65.00
 
"U.S. Carmakers Relatively Slow to Adopt ISO 26262"
European carmakers and the tier ones who serve them are adopting the ISO 26262 safety standard recommendations more quickly than their counterparts in other regions. Appears in December 2013 newsletter. $65.00
 
"2014 Features Update"
A look at which fuel-saving, safety and connectivity features are making their way to the streets. Appears in September 2013 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Self-Driving Car Development Faces Huge Hurdles"
Carmakers are committed to investing in automated driving features but it will be a long time before the driver will be permitted to fully disengage. Legal and regulatory issues are likely the greatest challenges. Appears in September 2013 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Denso Corp., The Company Profile"
The world's second-largest parts maker expects to grow sales 8.6% in fiscal year 2014. Appears in September 2013 newsletter. $65.00
 
"2014 Features Update"
A look at which fuel-saving, safety and connectivity features are making their way to the streets. Appears in September 2013 newsletter. $65.00
 
"AAA Research Differs with NHTSA over Dangers of Speech Interface"
David Strayer, an expert in cognitive distraction, discusses new research that finds that even voice-activated in-car technologies dangerously undermine driver attention. Appears in July 2013 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Texas Instruments, The Company Profile"
TI has targeted multimedia, ADAS and safety-critical applications for future growth. Automotive accounted for 11% of total sales in 2012. Appears in June 2013 newsletter. $65.00
 
"GM Seeks Partners for Connected Vehicles"
As OnStar extends its services beyond safety and security it will seek help from suppliers in the wireless and consumer electronics industries to provide a wide range of cloud-based services. Appears in June 2013 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Texas Instruments, The Company Profile"
TI has targeted multimedia, ADAS and safety-critical applications for future growth. Automotive accounted for 11% of total sales in 2012. Appears in June 2013 newsletter. $65.00
 
"GM Seeks Partners for Connected Vehicles"
As OnStar extends its services beyond safety and security it will seek help from suppliers in the wireless and consumer electronics industries to provide a wide range of cloud-based services. Appears in June 2013 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Plugging In With Kent Helfrich, GM Director of Global Electrical"
Kent Helfrich discusses safety systems, software reuse and how suppliers can help GM. Appears in June 2013 newsletter. $65.00
 
"GM Seeks Partners for Connected Vehicles"
As OnStar extends its services beyond safety and security it will seek help from suppliers in the wireless and consumer electronics industries to provide a wide range of cloud-based services. Appears in June 2013 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Autonomous Braking for Pedestrians Coming to Europe"
Revisions to Euro NCAP's five-star safety rating system provide an incentive for carmakers to equip vehicles with active safety systems that autonomously brake to avoid striking a pedestrian. A number of carmakers have targeted 2016 for introduction. Appears in May 2013 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Delphi Automotive, The Company Profile"
A leaner, more focused Delphi plans to grow sales 9% annually through 2016. Appears in April 2013 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Continental Automotive Group, The Company Profile"
This updated look at the world's third-largest auto parts supplier includes a section on the new products Continental has in development in its Interior and Chassis & Safety divisions. Appears in March 2013 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Onboard Sensing Potentially More Effective Saving Lives than V2X"
Onboard sensing systems based on cameras and radar sensors could prevent more fatal crashes than vehicle-to-vehicle and vehicle-to-infrastructure communications systems, according to a paper by Autoliv. Appears in November 2012 newsletter. $65.00
 
"HUD Sales Continue Upward"
While high cost is still a limiting factor, the market for head-up display units is forecast to grow by 14% to 18% per year over the next three or four years. Nippon Seiki holds the largest market share. Appears in October 2012 newsletter. $65.00
 
"ESG Group, The Company Profile"
A core ESG strength is its experience in engineering complex safety-critical aviation systems and the ability to apply that expertise in developing customized solutions for automotive customers. Appears in October 2012 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Down-Market Migration of Advanced Features Well Underway"
Advanced driver assistance systems, fuel-saving technology and connectivity features are penetrating more mid-sized and smaller vehicles. Appears in September 2012 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Expectations Rise for the Automotive Speech Interface"
The success of Apple's Siri voice interface for the iPhone is a big driver of advances in automotive speech applications. Appears in June 2012 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Sound Engineering for Electric Vehicles"
Adding sound to electric vehicles is already mandated in some regions, but determining just what an EV should sound like presents some interesting challenges for carmakers. Renault has enlisted the aid of IRCAM to create a signature sound for the new Zoe. Appears in November 2011 newsletter. $65.00
 
"SAE Product Safety Committee"
Using ISO 26262 as a framework, the SAE committee will develop global hazard classifications for safety-critical systems based on exposure, severity and controllability. NHTSA will participate. Appears in October 2011 newsletter. $65.00
 
"ISO 26262 Taking Hold"
While not yet published in final form ISO 26262, the Road Vehicles--Functional Safety standard, is being widely adopted by carmakers and suppliers. Appears in October 2011 newsletter. $65.00
 
"SAE Product Safety Committee"
Using ISO 26262 as a framework, the SAE committee will develop global hazard classifications for safety-critical systems based on exposure, severity and controllability. NHTSA will participate. Appears in October 2011 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Model Year 2012-13 Feature Trends"
Safety, fuel-saving and connectivity features continue to work their way from luxury vehicles to mainstream, high-volume models. Appears in September 2011 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Japanese Vehicle-to-Vehicle Infrastructure System Stalled"
Recession in Japan caused funding cuts for deployment of DSSS (Driving Safety Support System) communications beacons at intersections. OEMs and ITS Japan advocate for the program, which they believe will significantly reduce accidents. Appears in September 2011 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Model Year 2012-13 Feature Trends"
Safety, fuel-saving and connectivity features continue to work their way from luxury vehicles to mainstream, high-volume models. Appears in September 2011 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Auto Industry Steps Toward Autonomous Driving"
The industry has already developed much of the technology required to implement fully autonomous vehicles, but getting them on the road will be a step-by-step process. Platooning capability could come in as little as five years. Appears in July 2011 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Laser Sensor's Future Unclear"
Laser scanners like the Velodyne sensor used by Google and the DARPA Urban Challenge finishers in 2007 may not be needed for autonomous driving features in production vehicles. Appears in July 2011 newsletter. $65.00
 
"TRW Automotive, The Company Profile"
TRW sees the market for radar and camera sensors finally taking off, as active safety systems become more affordable. Another major TRW product, electric power steering, will see 75% to 80% penetration in the U.S. and Europe by 2015, according to TRW. Appears in March 2011 newsletter. $65.00
 
"V2V Communications Get U.S. Boost"
Vehicle to vehicle communications could gain traction in the U.S. as early as the 2016 model year. A major field test is scheduled to start this year. Appears in December 2010 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Autoliv, The Company Profile"
The global market leader in airbags and seatbelts, Autoliv is well positioned to serve the growing passive safety market in China. Autoliv also has strong product offerings in active safety including radar, vision systems and night vision. Appears in December 2010 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Feature Trends: Active Safety Penetration Continues"
Safety systems such as adaptive cruise control, collision warning, and automatic braking are becoming more widely available. Appears in October 2010 newsletter. $65.00
 
"LTE Stirs Excitement and Skepticism"
A look at the potential effects the coming roll out of LTE wireless networks might have on automotive applications in telematics, infotainment and safety. Appears in October 2010 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Feature Trends: Active Safety Penetration Continues"
Safety systems such as adaptive cruise control, collision warning, and automatic braking are becoming more widely available. Appears in October 2010 newsletter. $65.00
 
"LTE Stirs Excitement and Skepticism"
A look at the potential effects the coming roll out of LTE wireless networks might have on automotive applications in telematics, infotainment and safety. Appears in October 2010 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Renesas Electronics, The Company Profile"
The merger of Renesas Technology and NEC Electronics in April 2010 created the world's third largest semiconductor supplier. The new company's automotive focus will be on green technology, safety and cockpit electronics. Appears in October 2010 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Feature Trends: Active Safety Penetration Continues"
Safety systems such as adaptive cruise control, collision warning, and automatic braking are becoming more widely available. Appears in October 2010 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Renesas Electronics, The Company Profile"
The merger of Renesas Technology and NEC Electronics in April 2010 created the world's third largest semiconductor supplier. The new company's automotive focus will be on green technology, safety and cockpit electronics. Appears in October 2010 newsletter. $65.00
 
"LTE Stirs Excitement and Skepticism"
A look at the potential effects the coming roll out of LTE wireless networks might have on automotive applications in telematics, infotainment and safety. Appears in October 2010 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Change is Coming, Says OnStar's New President"
OnStar is preparing to meet the competition from connectivity platforms like Ford Sync head on. Watch for announcements of new features and an aggressive marketing campaign. Appears in May 2010 newsletter. $65.00
 
"In Defense of Electronics"
The safety of automotive electronics has been called into question after Toyota's recent recalls. Electronics complexity does not compromise vehicle safety. Appears in March 2010 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Features and Functions in 2010"
Fuel efficiency is a top priority for all carmakers, but advanced safety and driver assistance features continue to trickle down from luxury models to affordable vehicles. Appears in November 2009 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Delphi, The Company Profile, Part Two"
In Part Two, we conclude a mini-profile of the Electronics and Safety division and take an in-depth look at the Powertrain, Electrical/Electronic Architecture, and Thermal Systems divisions. See the October 2009 issue for Part One. Appears in November 2009 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Features and Functions in 2010"
Fuel efficiency is a top priority for all carmakers, but advanced safety and driver assistance features continue to trickle down from luxury models to affordable vehicles. Appears in November 2009 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Delphi, The Company Profile, Part Two"
In Part Two, we conclude a mini-profile of the Electronics and Safety division and take an in-depth look at the Powertrain, Electrical/Electronic Architecture, and Thermal Systems divisions. See the October 2009 issue for Part One. Appears in November 2009 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Features and Functions in 2010"
Fuel efficiency is a top priority for all carmakers, but advanced safety and driver assistance features continue to trickle down from luxury models to affordable vehicles. Appears in November 2009 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Delphi, The Company Profile, Part Two"
In Part Two, we conclude a mini-profile of the Electronics and Safety division and take an in-depth look at the Powertrain, Electrical/Electronic Architecture, and Thermal Systems divisions. See the October 2009 issue for Part One. Appears in November 2009 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Features and Functions in 2010"
Fuel efficiency is a top priority for all carmakers, but advanced safety and driver assistance features continue to trickle down from luxury models to affordable vehicles. Appears in November 2009 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Delphi, The Company Profile, Part Two"
In Part Two, we conclude a mini-profile of the Electronics and Safety division and take an in-depth look at the Powertrain, Electrical/Electronic Architecture, and Thermal Systems divisions. See the October 2009 issue for Part One. Appears in November 2009 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Features and Functions in 2010"
Fuel efficiency is a top priority for all carmakers, but advanced safety and driver assistance features continue to trickle down from luxury models to affordable vehicles. Appears in November 2009 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Delphi, The Company Profile, Part Two"
In Part Two, we conclude a mini-profile of the Electronics and Safety division and take an in-depth look at the Powertrain, Electrical/Electronic Architecture, and Thermal Systems divisions. See the October 2009 issue for Part One. Appears in November 2009 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Features and Functions in 2010"
Fuel efficiency is a top priority for all carmakers, but advanced safety and driver assistance features continue to trickle down from luxury models to affordable vehicles. Appears in November 2009 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Delphi, The Company Profile-Part One"
Part one of the Delphi profile takes a look at the new, post-bankruptcy company and the Electronics and Safety business segment. Appears in October 2009 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Japan's Telematics Services"
Nissan Carwings, Honda InterNavi and Toyota G-Book telematics services are making more safety-related content available to subscribers. Appears in November 2008 newsletter. $65.00
 
"NHTSA Monitors Safety Standards"
NHTSA's schedule of safety standards evaluations 2009 - 2012 Appears in November 2008 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Japan's Telematics Services"
Nissan Carwings, Honda InterNavi and Toyota G-Book telematics services are making more safety-related content available to subscribers. Appears in November 2008 newsletter. $65.00
 
"New MY 2009 Features"
Despite the heavy focus on fuel economy, new features geared toward safety, comfort and convenience are still making their way to the market. Appears in October 2008 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Continental, The Company Profile, Part Two"
Part two focuses on new products with significant sales potential in each of Continental's three automotive divisions: Powertrain, Chassis and Safety, and Interior. Part one appears in the March 2008 Hansen Report. Appears in April 2008 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Next NHTSA Safety Mandate Not Likely Before 2012"
NHTSA's Dr. Joseph Kanianthra shares his views on active safety and driver assist features that could see market acceptance in the coming decade. He also discusses NHTSA's approach to safety mandates. Appears in December 2007 newsletter. $65.00
 
"2008 Feature Highlights"
Consumers value safety features more than fuel economy, according to recent surveys. More radar- and camera-based driver assistance systems will be on the road in 2008. Appears in October 2007 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Top German EEs Discuss Future Auto Electronics"
The top electrical engineers at BMW, Mercedes and Volkswagen spoke with Paul Hansen about which new technologies in active safety, fuel efficiency, HMI, data communications and connectivity show the most promise for future vehicles. Appears in October 2007 newsletter. $65.00
 
"2008 Feature Highlights"
Consumers value safety features more than fuel economy, according to recent surveys. More radar- and camera-based driver assistance systems will be on the road in 2008. Appears in October 2007 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Top German EEs Discuss Future Auto Electronics"
The top electrical engineers at BMW, Mercedes and Volkswagen spoke with Paul Hansen about which new technologies in active safety, fuel efficiency, HMI, data communications and connectivity show the most promise for future vehicles. Appears in October 2007 newsletter. $65.00
 
"2008 Feature Highlights"
Consumers value safety features more than fuel economy, according to recent surveys. More radar- and camera-based driver assistance systems will be on the road in 2008. Appears in October 2007 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Top German EEs Discuss Future Auto Electronics"
The top electrical engineers at BMW, Mercedes and Volkswagen spoke with Paul Hansen about which new technologies in active safety, fuel efficiency, HMI, data communications and connectivity show the most promise for future vehicles. Appears in October 2007 newsletter. $65.00
 
"2008 Feature Highlights"
Consumers value safety features more than fuel economy, according to recent surveys. More radar- and camera-based driver assistance systems will be on the road in 2008. Appears in October 2007 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Top German EEs Discuss Future Auto Electronics"
The top electrical engineers at BMW, Mercedes and Volkswagen spoke with Paul Hansen about which new technologies in active safety, fuel efficiency, HMI, data communications and connectivity show the most promise for future vehicles. Appears in October 2007 newsletter. $65.00
 
"2008 Feature Highlights"
Consumers value safety features more than fuel economy, according to recent surveys. More radar- and camera-based driver assistance systems will be on the road in 2008. Appears in October 2007 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Top German EEs Discuss Future Auto Electronics"
The top electrical engineers at BMW, Mercedes and Volkswagen spoke with Paul Hansen about which new technologies in active safety, fuel efficiency, HMI, data communications and connectivity show the most promise for future vehicles. Appears in October 2007 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Intelligent Vehicle Safety Conference Debuts May 22"
Telematics Update is holding its first conference focused on safety. For more information, please visit www.telematicsupdate.com . Appears in April 2007 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Japan Out Front in Car-to-Infrastructure Communications"
Intersection collision warning is a promising application of car-to-infrastructure communications. Nissan is currently testing a system in Japan that uses Nissan's Carwings telematics platform and infrared beacons. Appears in March 2007 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Camera Market is Taking Off"
Combining CMOS or CCD video cameras with radar enables active safety applications such as obstacle and pedestrian detection, lane keeping, blind spot warning, adaptive cruise control with automatic braking and driver monitoring. Lexus and Volvo will bring automatic braking to the U.S. this year. Appears in February 2007 newsletter. $65.00
 
"TRW Automotive, The Company Profile"
TRW Automotive expects healthy growth in active safety products such as electronic stability control, brake assist, radar ACC and lane-keeping systems. Appears in October 2006 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Driver Distraction Offers Huge Safety Opportunity"
Driver distraction contributes to 78% of all crashes. Driver monitoring, active safety systems and managing portable devices can save lives and differentiate vehicles. Appears in September 2006 newsletter. $65.00
 
"U.S. Airbag Seat Sensor Market Softens"
Carmakers are turning to low-risk deployment airbags as an altrnative to seat occupant sensors to comply with NHTSA's advanced airbag rules. Appears in July 2006 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Big-Three Top EEs Speak"
The top EEs from GM, Ford and Chrysler share their insights on suppliers, active safety and more. Appears in June 2006 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Drowsy Driver Monitoring Slow to Wake Up"
Even though a new NHTSA study shows drowsiness is a contributing factor in 12% of all crashes, few carmakers offer drowsiness monitors, and NHTSA has no plans for mandating them. Appears in June 2006 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Electronics at Ford North America: Signs of Life"
Recent cuts at Ford did not hit electronics activities too badly. Ford will get more aggressive about adding new features and functions. Look for new safety and connectivity features coming soon. Appears in February 2006 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Autoliv, Inc. , The Company Profile (5/05)"
The world leader in occupant restraints, Autoliv, is moving into active safety systems. Appears in May 2005 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Connecting Vehicles to the Highways"
Carmakers and traffic safety advocates hope to build a data communications network to connect vehicles to the infrastructure by the end of the decade. The Vehicle Infrastructure Integration (VII) coalition is coordinating the initiative. A similar effort is underway in Europe. Appears in April 2005 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Infineon Technologies, The Company Profile (2005) "
The world's second largest automotive semiconductor supplier sees continued growth in safety applications, especially tire pressure and rollover sensing. Another hot product for Infineon is its TriCore 32-bit microcontroller, designed especially for powertrain. Appears in March 2005 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Investors Wary of TRW Automotive"
TRW Automotive is banking on safety-related products and growth in China to make higher profits and reduce debt. Since the IPO in February 2004, stock has fallen 30%. Appears in June 2004 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Human Factors Engineering: Not Much Help with Driver Distraction"
Much more research is needed before it is known how much driver distraction is too much. Appears in June 2004 newsletter. $65.00
 
"GM Will Offer Radar Blind Spot Detectors in MY 2007"
The promise of radar for automotive applications may finally be realized. Full speed range radar ACC is also on the way. Appears in April 2004 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Electronic Stability Control Promoted in Japan"
Bosch, Continental Teves and Advics have teamed up to promote the benefits of electronic stability control in Japan. Toyota found that vehicles with ESC were 35% less likely to be involved in single-vehicle accidents. Appears in February 2004 newsletter. $65.00
 
"NHTSA Dynamic Rollover Test Results Say Nothing of ESC"
NHTSA's recently completed dynamic tests of 25 MY 2004 SUVs revealed no information about the value of electronic stability control in preventing rollovers. Appears in February 2004 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Safety Features Available in Toyota Vehicles"
Toyota lists the advanced safety systems it recently brought to market, the models the features are available in, and the estimated production volume of those option-equipped models. Appears in November 2003 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Safety Features Installed in Japan's Top Selling Vehicles"
Table shows standard and optional safety features in the top 15 models sold in Japan. Appears in November 2003 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Report from Tokyo"
Meetings with the top electrical engineers from Toyota, Honda and Nissan gave us some insight into auto electronics at Japan's big three. Japan is working on pre-crash sensing, international standards, and traffic information from vehicle "probes." Appears in November 2003 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Safety Features Available in Toyota Vehicles"
Toyota lists the advanced safety systems it recently brought to market, the models the features are available in, and the estimated production volume of those option-equipped models. Appears in November 2003 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Safety Features on 15 Top-Selling U.S. SUVs"
NHTSA has published detailed information on which safety features are standard or available on each model sold in the U.S. We looked at what's available on the top selling SUVs. Appears in May 2003 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Consumer Reports Critical of HIDs"
Consumer Reports magazine finds that any benefits of high intensity discharge lighting are overshadowed by the glare problems HIDs create. Appears in April 2003 newsletter. $65.00
 
"A Few Carmakers Consider Airbag Bus Standards"
Two potential airbag bus standards in development today could eliminate some wiring and reduce costs in advanced safety restraint systems. GM is taking a close look at Safe-by-Wire. Not much action yet for the competing bus from BST --Bosch, Siemens, Temic. Appears in March 2003 newsletter. $65.00
 
"NHTSA Test Could Establish Benefits of ESC in Rollover Prevention"
If tests prove electronic stability control systems actually prevent rollover accidents, no government mandates may be needed to make the market for ESC take off. Appears in February 2003 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Consumers Still Want Safety Features"
Some results from J.D. Power and Associates' Feature Contenting Report. Appears in December 2002 newsletter. $65.00
 
"ELMOS Semiconductor, The Company Profile"
ELMOS focuses on customer specific solutions for automotive electronics--comfort, safety and motor management, plus instrumentation and bus link ICs. Appears in July 2002 newsletter. $65.00
 
"FlexRay Protocol Picks Up Support"
Industry support is building behind FlexRay for safety-critical communications. Appears in June 2002 newsletter. $65.00
 
"2002 J.D. Power Study on Emerging Automotive Technologies"
Compares J.D. Power and Associates Emerging Technologies surveys for Europe and the U.S. Appears in March 2002 newsletter. $65.00
 
"GM Night Vision Slows--High Cost Limits Market"
Demand for high-priced night vision systems, available on the Cadillac DeVille, slows. Appears in March 2002 newsletter. $65.00
 
"AHSRA Researches Smart Cruise Systems"
Japanese research organization is developing safety technology aimed at reducing accidents caused by driver error. Appears in November 2001 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Drowsy-Driver Warning"
NHTSA is supporting development of a drowsy-driver monitor that will first be tested in trucks. In the U.S., more than 100,000 crashes each year are due to driver fatigue. Appears in October 2001 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Electrical/Electronics Recalls"
Sampling of recent safety recalls involving electrical or electronics-related problems (Short) Appears in October 2001 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Autoliv, The Company Profile 7/01"
Autoliv had nearly 30% of the global market for safety restraint systems in 2000. The company sees future growth from technology innovations, consumer demand and government regulations. Appears in July 2001 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Bosch GmbH, The Company Profile (6/01)"
Bosch Automotive Equipment Sector has been focused on products that enhance safety, reduce emissions and improve fuel economy. Diesel product sales will see substantial growth. Appears in June 2001 newsletter. $65.00
 
"TRW Automotive Electronics, The Company Profile (12/00)"
TRW Automotive Electronics offers a broad product line in body control systems, safety and security systems and chassis & powertrain controls. The profile looks at what the acquisition of LucasVarity brings, as well as TRW's focus on integrated safety systems. Appears in December 2000 newsletter. $65.00
 
"BMW and Mercedes Choose FlexRay"
A real-time communications protocol for safety-critical systems--like electric brakes Appears in December 2000 newsletter. $65.00
 
"TRW Automotive Electronics, The Company Profile (12/00)"
TRW Automotive Electronics offers a broad product line in body control systems, safety and security systems and chassis & powertrain controls. The profile looks at what the acquisition of LucasVarity brings, as well as TRW's focus on integrated safety systems. Appears in December 2000 newsletter. $65.00
 
"BMW and Mercedes Choose FlexRay"
A real-time communications protocol for safety-critical systems--like electric brakes Appears in December 2000 newsletter. $65.00
 
"TRW Automotive Electronics, The Company Profile (12/00)"
TRW Automotive Electronics offers a broad product line in body control systems, safety and security systems and chassis & powertrain controls. The profile looks at what the acquisition of LucasVarity brings, as well as TRW's focus on integrated safety systems. Appears in December 2000 newsletter. $65.00
 
"BMW and Mercedes Choose FlexRay"
A real-time communications protocol for safety-critical systems--like electric brakes Appears in December 2000 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Driver Distraction Issue Threatens Telematics Market"
Government mandates restricting the use of mobile communications devices could slow down the telematics industry. Appears in October 2000 newsletter. $65.00
 
"ACC in Europe, Japan and Soon in U.S."
Radar-based adaptive cruise control systems are introduced by Mercedes, Jaguar and BMW. Still a convenience--not safety--feature. Today's systems are not yet precise enough for stop-and-go traffic. Appears in April 2000 newsletter. $65.00
 

 

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