Category : Feature

Focus on Austria's new car market

11 months ago / 0 comments

According to ABA-Invest in Austria the automotive sector in the country generates €43 billion in revenues annually and employs some 370,000 people in 700 companies. Annual production of around 247,500 vehicles in total each …

Data driven: a solution to remarketing needs in Austria

12 months ago / 0 comments

Business cars account for around half the new registrations in Austria, a market that saw ups and downs in 2015. It began slowly, according to data from Austria's car manufacturer association, Automotive.co.at. The first …

Coast-to-coast: What Delphi has learned from its autonomous driving trials

1 year ago / 0 comments

Autonomous driving, where vehicles use sensors and computers to automate the driving of a vehicle is perhaps the ultimate use of telematics. What is certain is that since human error is a factor in …

Apps on the move: Alphabet's latest AlphaGuide app

1 year ago / 0 comments

Mobile applications, ‘apps’ have brought a new dimension to telematics for fleet drivers by helping them to find useful information or making bookings on the move from a mobile phone. Apps can also be …

Manufacturer Profile: Hyundai

1 year ago / 0 comments

Manufacturer: Hyundai Motor Corporation Total sales 2014: 4,835,000 Headquarters: Seoul, South Korea Global market share: 6.2%   Tucson delivers sales boost Hyundai Motor posted total sales of 458,375 vehicles in October, representing a 16% …

Profile on Mexico: Exporting success

1 year ago / 0 comments

Mexico may be comparatively small compared with its northern neighbour, the United States of America, but it is the fifth largest country on the American continent and the 13th largest independent nation in the …

Information on the move

1 year ago / 0 comments

Will we have to re‐define what we know today as telematics? As technologies develop, the simple exchange of data between a moving vehicle and fleet manager to determine where the vehicle is, how it …

Mexico gears up for change

1 year ago / 0 comments

Mexico as a country is benefiting from a renaissance currently as more private investment is heading the country’s way as the government has carried out reforms to energy, telecoms, education and tax. Just recently …

Driving in Mexico: Advice from the IAM

1 year ago / 0 comments

Expecting a chaotic and haphazard experience? Well that’s not the case at all. Many of the country’s major routes have been extensively renewed and are significantly safer than before. Since the early 1990s, Mexico …

Telematics set for take-off

1 year ago / 0 comments

While truck, bus and even van fleets have happily embraced telematics in markets all over the world, car fleets have been far more reluctant to invest. Issues of personal privacy have to be addressed …