The Government-sponsored Trustworthy Software Initiative (TSI) says fleets are risking their vehicles being hacked if they let them connect with external devices.
Long distance EVs and autonomous technology on display at Las Vegas event
Manufacturers are under fire for putting road safety at risk, with the latest in-car technology likely to distract drivers, according to experts.
The fleet industry is growing increasingly concerned at the lack of clarity around how manufacturers are collecting data on vehicles and drivers.
Volvo and Ericsson have developed technology to optimise video streaming during driverless car journeys - including extending travel time to allow a driver to watch their favourite TV programme if desired.
Bosch will display its latest technology for connected and automated cars at the Consumer Electronic Show (CES) in Las Vegas from January 5-9.
The fleet industry needs to start discussing how it will handle data produced by the UK’s company car and van parc, says Chevin.
Mobile network EE is to launch a new range of products for businesses aimed at connecting workers, their customers, and machines.
Seat is updating its model range to introduce Apple CarPlay and Android Auto among other infotainment improvements.
Vauxhall is launching its OnStar connected vehicle technology in Europe this summer, which offers users emergency response notification.
Mapping and location provider Here has published an interface specification that defines how sensor data gathered by vehicles can be shared and stored.
Vehicle manufacturers in Europe need to change their approach to eCall to make the most of the legislative change which will see it fitted to all new models.
Technology is set to have a huge impact on the way the fleet industry chooses, operates and manages its vehicles over the next five years, according to a BVRLA survey.
Audi is to integrate Android Auto and Apple CarPlay software platforms into their cars from next year.
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