Waymo Names Atlanta as the Next Test City for its Self-Driving Minivans

Waymo continues to expand its autonomous driving testing beyond California. Waymo is bringing its self-driving minivans to Atlanta, the ninth largest metro area in the U.S. with over five million residents.

Jan 22, 2018 1:07 PM PT

January 22, 2018 News of the Day: New York Could be First U.S. City to Levy a ‘Congestion Charge' for Vehicles, Researchers Patent Eyeglasses to Prevent Motion Sickness in Autonomous Vehicles

January 22, 2018 News of the Day

Jan 22, 2018 12:25 PM PT

Phantom Auto Demonstrates Remote Controlled Car on Public Roads

At CES, Phantom Auto revealed a Lincoln MKZ that can be piloted from a remote location.

Jan 21, 2018 3:05 PM PT

Toyota Promises to Have all U.S. Models Connected by 2020

All U.S. Toyotas to be connected by 2020 – and feature Amazon's Alexa.

Jan 21, 2018 9:15 AM PT

Don't Get too Excited For Driverless Cars, Initial Examples Won't be For Sale

A lot of automakers and technology companies may be aiming to get their autonomous vehicles onto the road by 2020, but those machines won't be on dealership lots anytime soon.

Jan 21, 2018 8:30 AM PT

Nissan Partners with NASA for Autonomous Fleet Management Research

SAM features a handful of powerful features for autonomous fleets. The platform is designed to kick in when the system is having a difficult time assessing its surrounding environment.

Jan 20, 2018 10:30 AM PT

General Motors Racing to Make Profitable EVs by 2021

General Motors CEO Mary Barra recently stated that the American automaker hopes to make profitable electric vehicles by 2021 by following three crucial steps.

Jan 20, 2018 9:00 AM PT

January 19, 2018 News of the Day: BMW's iNext EV Will Have Double the Range of Tesla's Model 3, PSA Group to Built North American Headquarters Near Atlanta

January 19, 2018 News of the Day

Jan 19, 2018 4:10 PM PT

Volvo to Launch Driverless Bus Trials with Nanyang Technological University Singapore

The four groups participating in the pilot program include the following: Volvo, Nanyang Technological University (NTU), ABB and SMRT. Testing for the electric buses will start in 2019.

Jan 19, 2018 1:15 PM PT

Lithium Producers for Tesla's Batteries to Get a Dedicated Hedge Fund

The increasing sales of electric vehicles (EVs) has led to rapidly increasing demand for lithium. As a result, the financial industry is stepping up to help investors looking to cash in on the demand.

Jan 19, 2018 12:32 PM PT

Porsche Developing EV Platform to Underpin Battery-Powered Supercars

A lot of automakers are utilizing electric powertrains as a way to improve fuel economy and emissions, but Porsche is a high-performance automaker and is looking to develop an electric platform for its future supercars.

Jan 19, 2018 8:30 AM PT

January 18, 2018 News of the Day: Honda Clarity Honored as the Most Innovative Car in the 2018 Edmunds CES Tech Driven Awards, GAC Motor May Use Fiat for Foothold into the U.S. Market

January 18, 2018 News of the Day

Jan 18, 2018 3:21 PM PT

Uber Plans to Have Autonomous Trips With No Human Backup in 2019

Speaking to the Associated Press at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Uber's Advanced Technology Group leader Eric Meyhofer said that Uber plans to carry passengers in autonomous vehicles without human backup drivers in about the same time frame as its competitors, which is sometime next year.

Jan 18, 2018 11:02 AM PT

One of Argo AI's Autonomous Vehicles Involved in Accident in Pittsburgh

One of Argo AI's, an artificial intelligence company that's backed by Ford, self-driving cars was involved in an accident last week in Pittsburgh that saw two people go to the hospital with injuries.

Jan 18, 2018 10:30 AM PT

Ford Collaborates with Postmates to Develop Autonomous Deliveries

Like Ford's current partnership with Dominos, the collaborative effort will also test self-driving vehicles in live environments.

Jan 18, 2018 9:30 AM PT

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