BMW to use software from Tactile Mobility in next-gen vehicles

Tactile Mobility

Israel’s Tactile Mobility said on Tuesday its software will be embedded into the German automaker BMW’s next-generation vehicles starting in 2021. The collaboration will gear up with BMW vehicles with the ability to analyze the road surface attributes under their tires, allowing detection of road conditions. Tactile Mobility, founded in 2012, develops software that uses a […]

BMW, Mercedes put self-driving alliance on hold after review

BMW and Mercedes

Daimler on Friday stated it had put a development alliance in the area of self-driving between its luxury brand and rival German luxury automaker BMW on hold after an extensive review. “Following an extensive review, the two companies have arrived at a mutual and amicable agreement to concentrate on their current development paths, which may […]

BMW sees demand declining further after Q1 sales plunge as coronavirus spreads

BMW 6 Series Coupe

BMW is expecting more decline in global demand as the coronavirus outbreak continues to spread, spokesman said after the German carmaker reported a 20.6% decline in first quarter sales to 477,111 vehicles. BMW stated it had seen sales growth at the beginning of the year. Since then, the pandemic has pushed some companies, including automakers, to stop production […]