Renesas and SAIC VW set up lab for China auto R&D


The SAIC-Volkswagen-Renesas Joint Laboratory will accelerate R&D efforts to support emerging automotive electronics applications, starting with cockpit and vehicle control, for the Chinese automotive market.

The joint laboratory will combine Renesas’ MCUs, SoCs  and software expertise with SAIC Volkswagen’s development capabilities, supporting SAIC Volkswagen to develop next-generation automotive electronic platforms with software module development and system integration capabilities to meet the demands of the Chinese automotive electronics industry.

“Through this joint laboratory, we will explore emerging and leading technologies that can drive new innovations for the automotive industry in China,” says  Tomomitsu Maoka, Renesas svp, President of Renesas Electronics and Chairman of Renesas Electronics China, pictured with Dr. Qingwen Wu, Executive Director at SVW.


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