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Pirelli unveils first 5G-connected 'cyber tyre'

Wednesday 20 November 2019 | 11:40 CET | News
Italian tyre manufacturer Pirelli has unveiled what it describes as the world's first smart tyre able to transfer data over a 5G network at a 5G Automotive Association (5GAA) event in Turin. The company's new 'Cyber Tyres' are mainly designed to make driving safer for other vehicles on the road by warning them about possibly dangerous road conditions. During the trial conducted with Ericsson, Audi, TIM, Italdesign and KTH on the roof of Fiat's iconic Lingotto building, a vehicle equipped with the sensor-fitted tyre connected to a high-speed 5G network was able to immediately warn a nearby

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Companies: Audi / Ericsson / TIM
Countries: Italy
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