Wejo, the pioneering connected car data company, today announces an exciting new partnership with iconic automotive specialists Cosworth. Wejo is collaborating with Cosworth to identify and investigate intelligent mobility and vehicle data concepts which will help drive future innovations and enhance the overall experience for the benefit of drivers and car manufacturers.
Cosworth specialises in innovative propulsion and intelligence solutions, applying its vast knowledge and experience to the automotive, aerospace and marine industries. Cosworth’s solutions have long positioned the company at the forefront of automotive innovation, including a leading position in the field of telemetry and telematics. Given its experience at the pinnacle of motorsport Cosworth was chosen as technical partner by Aston Martin on its new Valkyrie hybrid sports car which has the world’s most powerful naturally aspirated road engine producing 1,000 bhp.
Among Cosworth’s products is AliveDrive, a camera, video, data capture and analysis app that offers real-time playback via a vehicle’s infotainment system. Cosworth is also leading the way in hybrid and emissions compliant propulsion solutions that are maintaining the company’s enviable 60-year reputation as trailblazers.
Wejo is the world’s leader of mobility intelligence with the consumer at the heart of everything it does. Its connected car data enables governments, companies, smart city providers and app developers to create innovative solutions to benefit drivers. Insights from Wejo’s data enable smarter, safer and more efficient journeys – from real-time information on the nearest available parking space to optimising road network signalling. Wejo has 10.3 million cars on its platform receiving updates every three seconds, all streaming through its proprietary technology platform, called ADEPT.
Commenting on today’s announcement, Richard Barlow, CEO of Wejo, said: “Wejo and Cosworth share the same desire to give drivers the best possible experience on the road and this partnership should enable us to really maximise the inherent value in connected car data.”
Hal Reisiger, CEO of Cosworth, said: “We are excited to partner with Wejo to put innovation at the heart of future mobility solutions. At Cosworth, we are embarking on a new chapter in our company’s history, one that will be driven by state-of-the-art propulsion and intelligence technology. This new partnership with Wejo fits the bill perfectly.”
Cosworth has used over sixty years of experience to reaffirm its credentials as a pioneer of propulsion and intelligence solutions to multiple industries, including automotive, aerospace and marine.
With a broad spectrum of capabilities that covers sensors, intelligence, battery, engine development, motor, data, management and control, Cosworth is uniquely placed to deliver seamless end-to-end solutions for OEMs looking for a competitive advantage.
Cosworth has worked with many of the world’s leading manufacturers to deliver products that innovate. No matter how challenging or complex the brief, Cosworth’s proven way of working ensures that objectives are not only met, they are exceeded.
For more information, please visit: www.cosworth.com
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