The THOMSON project addresses the transition towards high efficient, cleaner and affordable electrified powertrains focusing, in particular, on the 48V architectures. These will allow hybrid vehicles to increase fuel economy and reduce environmental impact and to support a quick penetration on the market. This project is coordinated by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, in close cooperation with Ford of Europe, both EUCAR members are committed to developing and providing sustainable powertrain technologies that contribute to an enhanced quality of life of the EU citizens.
THOMSON will demonstrate how the right combination of advanced engine downsizing/turbocharging technologies, coupled with a...
Release of EUCAR 2019 Project book
The European Council for Automotive Research & Development (EUCAR) has published the 2019 edition of the project book. For the first time the document has been designed and published only digital. With this change EUCAR presents up-to-date information and enables swift dissemination of relevant automotive research projects.The European Council for Automotive Research & Development (EUCAR) has published the 2019 edition of the project book. For the first time the document has been designed and published only in digital form. This format will allow EUCAR to update its contents twice a year, allowing for a swift dissemination of these relevant...
Self-driving vehicles: European automotive R&D leading the global race
New study on automotive patents shows that Europe is leading the global race for self-driving vehicle innovation
More than 300 key stakeholders discuss automotive research and innovation at EUCAR Conference in Brussel
Automated driving experience demonstrates L3Pilot research results
Brussels, 9 November 2018 – Research and innovation in the field of automated driving was high on the agenda of the 2018 EUCAR Conference earlier this week. A lively debate on the future of urban mobility, brought policy makers and authorities together with auto manufacturers, researchers...