Vineeth Joel Patel
Joel Patel has been covering all aspects of the automotive industry for four years as an editor and freelance writer for various websites. When it comes to cars, he enjoys covering the merger between technology and cars. In his spare time, Joel likes to watch baseball, work on his car, and try new foods
Aug 12, 2017 8:30 AM WST
A survey of 5,000 drivers found that consumers are willing to pay an extra $780 for autonomous technology.
Aug 11, 2017 8:00 AM WST
Startup Aurora Innovation, which is the brainchild from Tesla, Uber, and Google, has received a permit to test its cars in California and plans to hold testing on public roads in the near future.
Aug 10, 2017 9:00 AM WST
Global automotive suppliers Magna and Continental took two vehicles, a Cadillac ATS and a Chrysler 300, that were equipped with driverless technology from Detroit to Ontario.
Aug 06, 2017 11:00 AM WST
Pedestrians and other human drivers poise the greatest challenge to self-driving cars, as engineers will have to develop software that’s capable of dealing with erratic behavior.
Aug 06, 2017 9:00 AM WST
Utah, thanks to the Utah State University’s Center for Sustainable Electrified Transportation, is getting a jump on autonomous vehicles that don’t pollute.
Aug 05, 2017 9:00 AM WST
Waymo’s patent complaints against Uber could start a chain-reaction of tech companies and automakers turning towards legal matters to see who can make the most money.
Aug 04, 2017 9:00 AM WST
Labor unions are urging lawmakers to slow down the fast tracking of autonomous technology, as some believe Congress doesn’t understand the ramifications behind the tech.
Aug 03, 2017 9:30 AM WST
CEO of LiDAR supplier Luminar states that fully-autonomous vehicles will cost “hundreds of thousands” of dollars.
Jul 30, 2017 9:45 AM WST
Volvo, owned by Zhejiang Geely, is looking to increase its partnerships with some of the company’s other outlets, as the automaker looks ramp up production of electric vehicles.
Jul 29, 2017 9:30 AM WST
Self-driving technology can detect humans, other vehicles, and changing road conditions, but once outside of a city, the tech is having trouble with animals, especially kangaroos.