TECHCET Analysis: Intel’s investment bet now looks like it is paying off, with Ford joining VW in building ADAS functionality and branding off of the Mobileye platform. Note that this announcement includes hardware for ADAS1 and ADAS2 capabilities which are already proven and shipping.
Ford Goes All in with Mobileye in ADAS
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Ford Motor Company and Mobileye, an Intel Company, have announced an expansion of their partnership, with plans to integrate improved advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS) across Ford’s global product lineup.
Ford and Mobileye are no strangers. This represents Ford’s first commitment to Mobileye’s technology “for the entire lifecycle of its next-generation vehicles” however, according to the companies. “Both parties will work with designated Ford Tier 1 providers to supply the technology for vehicle integration.”
A big win for Mobileye
Egil Juliussen, an independent automotive industry analyst, called the announcement “a big win for Mobileye.” …