Electric Vehicle/ Hybrid Electric Vehicle Blog

Articles on the latest in electric vehicle sensor technology

Navigating Automotive Supply Chain Issues & EV Sensor Sourcing

Amphenol Sensors Mar 19, 2024 11:04:00 AM
Navigating Automotive Supply Chain Issues & EV Sensor Sourcing

Ask any manufacturer in any industry what issue has been one of the biggest challenges since 2020 and most will say the same thing: supply chain management. 

As we all found out during the onset of this decade (the COVID years), supply chains are a fragile thing. 

But even without a pandemic, supply chains can make or break a production schedule. 

Unfortunately, even in the best of times, there will always be some sort of supply chain challenge to overcome. 

How an EV Sensor Supplier Can do More Than Make Your Sensor

Amphenol Sensors Dec 15, 2023 9:29:00 AM
How an EV Sensor Supplier Can do More Than Make Your Sensor

Consider the sound system that’s in your electric vehicle’s design. 

A necessity for many drivers and passengers, the system represents what we see with many other elements of the EV. There's a good chance the radio was made by one manufacturer while the speakers were by another. The software that controls the radio – that was probably done by another company, too. 

Vetting EV Automotive Sensor Manufacturers for  Optimized Sourcing

Amphenol Sensors Dec 6, 2023 8:00:00 AM
Vetting EV Automotive Sensor Manufacturers for  Optimized Sourcing

In the history of automotive manufacturing, complete in-house construction of vehicles has been a rarity – especially at the mass-production level. 

Put simply, it’s near impossible to build a vehicle – even electric –  without incorporating parts from external sources into their builds.