Message from EUCAR Chair 2023

The automotive industry is facing unprecedented key challenges. From the most stringent emissions regulations and shift towards electric vehicles with the aim to reduce emissions and combat climate change, to the need for significant investments in research and development to keep pace with rapidly changing consumer preferences or evolving technologies such as connected cars or automated driving. However, these are not only challenges. These are also unique opportunities for the European automotive industry to pave the way in developing innovative solutions that will not only benefit of European citizens but will also strengthen our competitiveness. As an example, digitalisation is...
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Hi-Drive webinar: Code of Practice

On 17 February 2023, from 10.00 to 12.00, the Hi-Drive project will be hosting a webinar on the Code of Practice (CoP) for the development of Automated Driving Functions. The Hi-Drive project advances the European state-of-the-art of automated driving from SAE L3 ‘Conditional Automation’ further up towards ‘High Automation’ by demonstrating in large-scale trials the robustness and reliability of connected and automated driving (CAD) functions. The focus is on testing and evaluating a variety of functionalities, from motorway chauffeur to urban chauffeur, analysed in various scenarios covering different driving cultures across Europe. In the upcoming webinar, the Hi-Drive...
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Clean Hydrogen Partnership to Highlight Importance of Hydrogen at Upcoming Info Day

  On January 26, 2023, the Clean Hydrogen Partnership will be hosting an online Info Day to present the annual work program 2023 (AWP23) and the upcoming call for projects. Hydrogen is increasingly being recognized as a crucial component in the transition to a low-carbon economy. As a clean and renewable energy source, hydrogen has the potential to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and increase the energy sovereignty of Europe. It is used in a variety of applications, including road transport, power generation, and industrial processes. Clean Hydrogen is a European Partnership between the EU and the hydrogen industry, to accelerate the development and deployment of clean...
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