The Chinese auto giant Guangzhou Automotive Group(GAC) will open its innovation center in Silicon Valley this year, and plan to invest 15 billion rmb into green energy vehicles and in-house brands.
ClaireMay 08, 2017 11:25 AM PT
With a new North American R&D facility in Michigan, Toyota has finally completed its project of moving its powertrain engineering, vehicle development, and U.S. purchasing to Michigan.
Vineeth Joel PatelMay 08, 2017 10:30 AM PT
When the app is activated, it uses a GPS sensor that’s built into the smartphone to determine if the individual is in motion. In-Traffic Reply works for private cars and bicycles.
Michael ChengMay 07, 2017 1:05 PM PT
Menlo Park, California based Lucid Motors has recently unveiled its Lucid Air at the New York Auto Show last month. The Air is a sophisticated, ultra luxurious, high-performance vehicle that it hopes will compete with Tesla in the luxury all-electric vehicle category.
Eric WalzMay 06, 2017 10:25 AM PT
Electric hypercar manufacturer Rimac sets its sights on become one of the largest suppliers of electric vehicle components.
Vineeth Joel PatelMay 06, 2017 8:30 AM PT
Two sources told Reuters today that the US Department of Justice has begun a criminal investigation into Uber Technologies on its software tool. And that tool is used by Uber drivers to avoid transportation regulators.
ClaireMay 05, 2017 4:34 PM PT
Cars News of the Day for May 5th, 2017.
ClaireMay 05, 2017 3:29 PM PT
DeepMap, a startup founded by Google veterans, plans to build maps and software to teach autonomous cars how to drive. The company plans to license its map-building software to companies pursuing autonomous vehicle technology.
Eric WalzMay 05, 2017 11:20 AM PT
Luxury automaker Porsche is opening a new satellite office in Santa Clara, to help it get better connected to Silicon Valley’s startup and venture capital scene, and the region’s rapidly growing automotive technology industry.
Eric WalzMay 05, 2017 10:07 AM PT
Voyage Auto Inc., a Silicon Valley based start-up which hopes to launch an autonomous taxi service soon, is getting ready to begin testing its first autonomous car. The company’s lofty goal is to launch its service with zero reliance on a safety driver. Voyage Auto’s first ever self-driving test car is almost ready for the road.
Eric WalzMay 04, 2017 5:52 PM PT
Delphi, one of the world's largest automotive parts manufacturers, has announced that it will spin off all operations connected with combustion engines, and fully concentrate on electric powered and autonomous vehicles.
ClaireMay 04, 2017 4:46 PM PT
Intel, the computer chip maker has just announced a partnership with German automaker BMW to develop self-driving car technology. The partnership is intended to let Intel and BMW develop a “base functionality platform” for self-driving cars that it would license to car makers.
Eric WalzMay 04, 2017 3:20 PM PT
Car News of the Day for May 4th, 2017.
ClaireMay 04, 2017 3:13 PM PT
Mountain View startup Kitty Hawk is recently getting much attention, as its aerospace engineer piloted a flying car above a peaceful lake about 100 miles north of San Francisco.
ClaireMay 04, 2017 9:53 AM PT
Multiple self-driving car companies like Uber, Ford, Lyft, Toyota, Apple, Tesla, Waymo and more submitted comments to California’s Department of Motor Vehicles in the hopes of changing the state’s autonomous rules.
Vineeth Joel PatelMay 04, 2017 9:00 AM PT
In the event of a “man-in-the-middle” attack, a hacker could snoop or “intercept” data from the smartphone, capture the key and decrypt the log files. With this information, a hacker could log into the app and exploit its features without limits.
Michael ChengMay 04, 2017 4:51 AM PT
Silicon Valley California based autonomous start-up Aurora, whose mission is “safe efficient mobility” has a new website and many jobs posted, a sign that they are beginning operations.
Eric WalzMay 03, 2017 4:11 PM PT
Car News of the Day for May 3rd, 2017.
ClaireMay 03, 2017 3:56 PM PT
Bestselling author Steven Hoffman gave an enlightening speech at the 2017 Silicon Valley Entrepreneurs Festival, about the technology of tomorrow.
ClaireMay 03, 2017 11:46 AM PT
Lucid VR made an appearance at the 2017 Silicon Valley Entrepreneurs Festival on Tuesday, May 2nd to show off the company’s LucidCam, a virtual reality handheld camera.
Eric WalzMay 03, 2017 11:27 AM PT
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