You have no doubt noticed the level of technology built into the modern automobile. Who could have guessed what we have today just 50 years ago? Where will we be in another 50 years? What about just 10, or even 5 years? Check out the video below to see the automotive vision of Texas Instruments in our near future.
About This Video And Its Authors TI, a leading supplier in automotive technology, offers innovations for cars of today and tomorrow. TI’s vision of near-term and longer-term automotive technology is featured in this video. TI’s automotive technologies give customers the ability to introduce many highly sophisticated features into today’s automobiles including infotainment systems that keep drivers informed and passengers entertained, safety features that assist with parking and detect driver drowsiness and innovative communications technology. TI’s automotive technologies transform cars into portable command centers for entertainment and information, with instant-on connectivity and adaptive safety technologies. TI automotive innovations drive sophisticated features that bring new levels of safety, body electronics, entertainment, power train enhancements and connectivity to today’s automobiles. With more than 30 years of automotive experience, TI offers an extensive semiconductor portfolio and industry expertise which are the foundation for the continually evolving innovative solutions developed by manufacturers and systems suppliers. TI automotive innovations are helping automakers and suppliers to the automotive industry improve system efficiencies and reduce the environmental impact of automobiles.
A lot of us are “do it yourselfers” when it comes to some of our automotive maintenance chores. If this applies to you, it’s good to know you have to be careful with some of these chores so as not to do more harm than good. This especially applies to anything involving your electrical system.
Today we take a look at the upcoming 2015 Corvette Z06 and hear from the folks responsible for its development. With its new 625hp 6.2 liter supercharged engine and aero package developed from their racing program, the Z06 has surpassed the former ZR1’s lap times. This is the fastest Corvette ever produced, and it does 0-60 in 2.95 seconds!