AB Dynamics supplies Alfa Romeo Racing with an aVDS, advanced Vehicle Driving Simulator for Formula One™

  Class-leading dynamic performance and the rFpro driving environment provide race engineers with a powerful tool for race car development and performance optimisation. Bradford-on-Avon, July 11th 2019… Leading automotive test system supplier, AB Dynamics, will supply its advanced Vehicle Driving Simulator (aVDS) to Formula OneTM team Alfa Romeo Racing. The aVDS driver-in-the loop (DiL) simulator…

AB Dynamics acquires simulation software specialist rFpro

  The acquisition means that rFpro now has the resources to accelerate it’s growth and cement its position in the ADAS and autonomous markets.   Leading global supplier of advanced automotive test systems, AB Dynamics (ABDP), has acquired the simulation software specialist rFpro. This strengthens the company’s position in the simulation-based verification market for ADAS…

AB Dynamics helps to set the framework for autonomous vehicle testing and standards

AB Dynamics helps to set the framework for autonomous vehicle testing and standards   Project partners include: Audi, BMW, Bosch, Continental, Daimler, Opel, TÜV SÜD, Volkswagen, and more. Project’s objectives are to define test procedures, develop the tool chain and create a common method of safeguarding highly automated driving functions. AB Dynamics equipment enables highly…

AB Dynamics’ robot number 1,000 delivered to the American Center for Mobility

Landmark delivery for UK-based AB Dynamics underlines its success in supplying cutting-edge automotive test systems for over 20 years Gießen, Germany, 27th February 2019… In a major milestone for the UK-based manufacturer, AB Dynamics has delivered its 1,000th robot system to the American Center for Mobility (ACM) based in Michigan, USA – a national facility…

Latest generation driving simulator expands Chinese automotive industry ADAS development capability

Pioneering Chinese vehicle development enabled by acquisition of AB Dynamics’ Advanced Vehicle Driving Simulator, a leading third-generation DiL system that has been designed for the future of the automotive industry   Gießen, Germany, 13th February 2019… The Chinese Automotive Technology and Research Centre (CATARC) has significantly expanded its vehicle development capabilities by acquiring a new,…

Leading research institute adopts new AB Dynamics simulator to investigate autonomous driving technologies

Kempten University of Applied Sciences will integrate a 3rd generation driving simulator, the aVDS, into its ‘Adrive Living Lab’ Gießen, Germany, 30th January 2019… Hochschule Kempten’s ‘Adrive Living Lab’ in Germany will be adopting an advanced Vehicle Driving Simulator (aVDS) from leading automotive test system supplier, AB Dynamics. The new simulator will enable the university…

AB Dynamics works with Volvo Cars to carry out advanced vehicle testing using innovative drive-by-wire system, Flex-0

Compact technology from AB Dynamics enables simpler control of vehicles during ADAS, autonomous, durability and safety testing Bradford-on-Avon, 17th September 2018… Volvo Cars is now conducting advanced vehicle testing using an innovative drive-by-wire technology from leading test system supplier, AB Dynamics. Flex-0 enables vehicles to be driven directly through the CAN bus, without the need…

European engineer exchange transfers knowledge and enhances productivity

AB Dynamics and UTAC CERAM exchange engineers to learn more about each other’s role in the ever-dynamic and expanding automotive testing industry Bradford-on-Avon, 9th August 2018… Automotive test system supplier, AB Dynamics, has recently completed an engineer exchange with UTAC CERAM, a France-based independent test house. The exchange aimed to share knowledge to enhance future…

Performance tests confirm aVDS is the first of a new generation of vehicle driving simulators

Independent expert development driver confirms class-leading realism achieved by exceptional frequency response and low latency across the entire range of travel The aVDS (advanced Vehicle Driving Simulator) from leading automotive test system supplier AB Dynamics has been confirmed as the market leader through performance tests and an independent review. The results highlight the aVDS’s consistency…

Self-Driving Motorcycle Improves Testing of Autonomous Vehicles

Riderless motorcycle can interact with autonomous vehicles to enable more exhaustive testing using a wider variety of traffic combinations Bradford-on-Avon, 24 May 2018… A self-driving motorcycle, co-developed by AB Dynamics, one of the leading suppliers of advanced automotive test systems, will allow autonomous cars to be tested under much more challenging and representative conditions. Unlike…