Infineon Technologies has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to build a strategic collaboration with Honda for next generation electric vehicles.
Infineon will support Honda with power semiconductors, Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) and E/E architectures, where both parties will collaborate on new architecture concepts. It will be the Honda semiconductor partner, aligning future product and technology roadmaps.
The two companies also agreed to continue discussions on supply stability, as well as to encourage transferring mutual knowledge and collaborate on projects aimed at accelerating the time to market of technologies.
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“Infineon’s system understanding, our broad product portfolio and outstanding quality have made us an appreciated partner to Japan’s automotive industry,” said Peter Schiefer, President of the Automotive Division at Infineon.
“We are honoured to be the semiconductor partner for a strategic collaboration with Honda. Intensifying a long-standing partnership even further is always a confirmation of the added value created and at the same time an expression of the trust in contributing to future successes.”
Infineon is already the supplier for the Genesis EV range, owned by Hyundai Motors and has a deal with Kia Motors.