The Volkswagen 1600, built by Volkswagen AG of Wolfsburg. Germany was built with the first microprocessor controlling the fuel-injection system in 1968.
- Computer Chips inside Cars – Vintage Computer Chip Collectibles …
The ECU Computer (Engine Control Unit). vw first automotive computer. VW’s first automotive computer (1968). The first use of a computer in a car was for the …
- When Did Cars Get Computerized? – Autotrader
When did computers start sneaking their way under our hoods? … was the breakerless (a.k.a. electronic) ignition, which used a magnetic or optical … first to put it into production was Volkswagen, in the 1968 Type III Fastback and Squareback.
- Customized chips – Volkswagen AG
In cars, our chips are used wherever it’s a question of increasing comfort, … Round sheets of silicon, so-called wafers, are the basis for producing chips. … There’s a rolling shift system with early, late and night shifts each lasting eight hours. … from Volkswagen Osnabrück are restoring an automobile classic built in 1968 for …
- 1968: Silicon Gate Technology Developed for ICs | The Silicon Engine …
Faggin designs the first commercial silicon-gate IC â€“ the Fairchild 3708. … Faggin used silicon gate MOS to squeeze Intel’s i4004 MPU into a 16-pin DIP … as it delivered 3 to 5 times faster speed in half the chip area of conventional MOS.
- Integrated circuit – Wikipedia
The technology was developed by Italian physicist Federico Faggin in 1968. In 1970, he joined Intel in order to develop the first single-chip central processing …