Tesla Believes Its Dojo AI System Will Help It Win the Self-Driving Car Race
The all-electric automaker’s newest artificial intelligence system, which is called Dojo, is being used to help the brand come out with self-driving vehicles before anyone else.
Vineeth Joel Patel2022-10-15 07:30 PT
Hyundai to Launch Autonomous Ride-Hailing Service in South Korea
Passengers will be able to get a ride in one of the brand’s self-driving IONIQ 5 electric cars with its RoboRide service.
Vineeth Joel Patel2022-07-19 18:00 PT
GM's Cruise Becomes First Company to Receive Permit to Charge for Autonomous Rides
General Motors’ autonomous subdivision will start charging for rides in its self-driving vehicles in San Francisco, California.
Vineeth Joel Patel2022-07-12 06:00 PT
Microsoft Partners With Volkswagen To Test Its HoloLens 2 AR Headsets
The partnership between the two companies explores how augmented reality can be used in autonomous vehicles or current cars as a head-up display system.
Vineeth Joel Patel2022-06-14 17:00 PT
Tesla CEO Elon Musk Makes New Claim To Introduce Robotaxi by 2024
Previously, Musk had stated that Tesla would come out with an autonomous vehicle without a steering wheel or pedals by 2020. Now, that date has been moved back to 2024.
Vineeth Joel Patel2022-05-30 06:55 PT
Ford Motor Company Moves Autonomous Technology Development Under New Unit
Things at Ford continue to change, as the American automaker now has a new Ford Next division that will focus on the development of technology for autonomous vehicles.
Vineeth Joel Patel2022-05-02 06:50 PT
2022 Toyota Mirai Gains Hands-Free Teammate System
The 2022 Toyota Mirai becomes the first vehicle with a Toyota badge to be offered with the automaker’s high-tech Teammate driver-assist system.
Vineeth Joel Patel2022-04-19 07:00 PT
Mercedes Aims to Offer Hands-Free Driver-Assist System in 2022
After winning certification in Germany for its Level 3 semi-autonomous driving system last year, Mercedes-Benz is looking to bring the technology to the U.S. this year.
Vineeth Joel Patel2022-04-05 08:15 PT
Motional, Via Launch Complimentary Robotaxi Shuttle in Las Vegas
The autonomous shuttle service will have a safety driver in the front seat and operate on routes that include pre-determined pickup and drop-off locations.
Vineeth Joel Patel2022-04-04 14:00 PT
IIHS Study Finds Pedestrian Avoidance Systems Aren't Effective at Night
The IIHS found that automatic emergency braking systems that can detect pedestrians work well on well-lit roads and in the daytime, but when the sun goes down, the system's effectiveness decreases.
Vineeth Joel Patel2022-03-15 17:00 PT
IIHS Creates New Guidelines to Test Semi-Autonomous Driver-Assist Systems
Not a single Level 2 semi-autonomous system available on the market today meets the institute’s new guidelines, but the IIHS hopes that automakers will use it to improve systems going forward.
Vineeth Joel Patel2022-02-28 07:00 PT
Aurora Announces Partnership With Amazon Web Services for Autonomous Car Development
Aurora and has entered into a partnership with AWS to use its cloud service and cloud-based simulation workloads to help it complete up to 12 million simulations a day.
Vineeth Joel Patel2022-01-11 15:30 PT
UPS Adds Waymo’s Autonomous Class 8 Trucks for Deliveries in Texas
The two companies are expanding their partnership to include deliveries being made with the self-driving company’s Class 8 between Dallas and Houston.
Vineeth Joel Patel2021-12-28 17:00 PT
Tesla Full Self Driving Subscription Priced at $199 Per Month
Instead of paying $10,000 upfront, Tesla customers can now pay a subscription fee of $199 per month to access the automaker’s advanced driver-assist features.
Vineeth Joel Patel2021-08-31 07:45 PT
Lincoln To Call Its Hands-Free Driver-Assist System ActiveGlide
Ford decided to call its hands-free driver-assist system BlueCruise, while Lincoln’s version will be called ActiveGlide.
Vineeth Joel Patel2021-07-26 07:00 PT
Senators Push NHTSA for Action After Latest Tesla Accident
The two United States senators are requesting the NHTSA to develop more guidance concerning driver-assist systems after the latest accident involving Tesla’s Autopilot system.
Vineeth Joel Patel2021-05-31 07:00 PT
Ford’s BlueCruise Hands-Free Driver-Assist System Coming Soon
The hands-free system will be available on a few 2021 F-150 and Mustang Mach-E models when it arrives later this year.
Vineeth Joel Patel2021-05-24 13:00 PT
Honda Legend Sedan Offering Level 3 Self-Driving Technology in Japan
Honda’s claiming that it’s the first automaker to have a production vehicle with a Level 3 autonomous system with the Legend Hybrid EX, which is only available to lease in Japan.
Vineeth Joel Patel2021-04-14 07:30 PT
California to Allow Companies to Charge for Rides in Autonomous Cars
The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) recently announced that autonomous ride-hailing companies would be able to charge consumers to use their driverless vehicles.
Vineeth Joel Patel2021-01-06 08:30 PT
Ford to Offer Mustang Mach-E, F-150 With Hands-Free Active Drive Assist
Ford’s semi-autonomous system to take on the GM’s Super Cruise is coming for the 2021 model year, but it’s going to be a hefty upgrade.
Vineeth Joel Patel2020-12-14 06:55 PT
LG Develops ‘Invisible' Speaker Sound Technology That Could Revolutionize In-Vehicle Audio
Eric WalzDec 28, 2022 10:45 AM PT
Toyota's Redesigned Prius May Get More Drivers Behind the Wheel of a Hybrid Vehicle
FutureCar Staff Dec 25, 2022 12:50 PM PT
Researchers at South Korea's Chung-Ang University Develop a ‘Meta-Reinforcement' Machine Learning Algorithm for Traffic Lights to Improve Vehicle Throughput
Eric WalzDec 22, 2022 2:30 PM PT