Automated driving Bosch now conducting tests on roads in Japan
- Japan is Bosch’s third engineering location for automated driving, after Germany and the U.S.
- Bosch board of management member Dr. Dirk Hoheisel: “Driving on the left means that Japan offers valuable insights for development.”
- Worldwide, almost 2,500 Bosch engineers are working to further develop driver assistance systems and automated driving
- Changes to the Vienna Convention will come into effect in late April 2016
- January 22, 2016
- Mobility Solutions
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Mobility Solutions is the largest Bosch Group business sector. In 2015, its sales came to 41.7 billion euros, or 59 percent of total group sales. This makes the Bosch Group one of the leading automotive suppliers. The Mobility Solutions business sector combines the group’s expertise in three mobility domains – automation, electrification, and connectivity – and offers its customers integrated mobility solutions. Its main areas of activity are injection technology and powertrain peripherals for internal-combustion engines, diverse solutions for powertrain electrification, vehicle safety systems, driver-assistance and automated functions, technology for user-friendly infotainment as well as vehicle-to-vehicle and vehicle-to-infrastructure communication, repair-shop concepts, and technology and services for the automotive aftermarket. Bosch is synonymous with important automotive innovations, such as electronic engine management, the ESP anti-skid system, and common-rail diesel technology.
PI9150 - January 22, 2016