According to a report by Reuters, Apple has been talking to roughly four companies, as the tech giant looks to lock down a supplier for “next-generation” LiDAR sensors.
Vineeth Joel Patel2019-04-19 07:00 PT
Automakers may finally be packing more range into electric vehicles, but battery technology in cars is still well behind what modern fast chargers are capable of.
Vineeth Joel Patel2019-04-14 10:40 PT
Switzerland startup stated to have electric-vehicle battery with an energy density of 1,000 watt-hours per kilogram and a range of 600 miles.
Vineeth Joel Patel2019-04-10 07:00 PT
A security researcher extracted unencrypted data from Tesla vehicles and found that the electric vehicles held on to a lot of unencrypted data.
Vineeth Joel Patel2019-04-06 07:00 PT
In an effort to keep up with its tremendous growth, Waymo announced that it will open a technical service center in Mesa, Arizona that will measure in at 85,000 square feet.
Vineeth Joel Patel2019-03-22 06:00 PT
At its GPU Technology Conference, Nvidia announced that it’s working with German standards body TUV SUD to come out with a driver’s license for autonomous cars. The company also announced all of the details behind its new Drive AP2X 9.0 platform.
Vineeth Joel Patel2019-03-20 14:00 PT
According to the study, image-detection systems in autonomous vehicles were 5 percent less accurate at detecting pedestrians with dark skin.
Vineeth Joel Patel2019-03-08 10:26 PT
Researchers at the University of Michigan are currently working on a system that will help self-driving vehicles predict what pedestrians are going to do next.
Vineeth Joel Patel2019-02-24 10:00 PT
With automakers having to resort to being innovative to use old electric-car batteries, Nissan has come out with a concept that would help campers get juice when they’re off the grid.
Vineeth Joel Patel2019-02-21 09:57 PT
If you thought autonomous vehicles would be the only machines that could be hacked, you’re wrong. Researchers from Zimperium found that the Xiaomi M365 electric scooter could be hacked to accelerate or brake.
Vineeth Joel Patel2019-02-18 06:00 PT
Ford has come up with an innovative way to steer an autonomous vehicle with a smartphone, including giving consumers the option of interacting with a virtual steering wheel or simply tilting the device.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-10-09 15:00 PT
Toyota not only believes that electric vehicles are hindered by the amount of cobalt that’s available, but also that democratizing hybrids is better for air quality.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-10-08 14:30 PT
To streamline development and application, the Detroit-based car manufacturer strongly encourages other companies in the automotive industry to support the interface, as it could drastically improve safety for self-driving cars.
Michael Cheng2018-10-08 11:15 PT
To tackle data storage requirements of car-to-car and car-to-infrastructure communication Volkswagen has partnered with Microsoft to develop a cloud network
Manish Kharinta2018-10-07 11:30 PT
Under the partnership, Honda will make a $750 million equity investment in General Motors’ Cruise subsidiary and spend an additional $2 billion over the next 12 years to jointly develop self-driving technology.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-10-03 16:00 PT
With Porsche set to introduce a couple of electric vehicles in the near future, the German automaker is looking into sleek chargers that can give an EV 250 miles of range in just 15 minutes.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-10-01 06:00 PT
A hybrid crossover model is also in the cards and will be called the “Purosangue,” which the automaker claims will be unlike anything else on the market.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-09-23 17:00 PT
Besides being Audi’s first all-electric SUV, the new 2019 e-tron will be the automaker’s first vehicle to come with vehicle-to-vehicle infrastructure from Gentex in the form of an Integrated Toll Module.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-09-15 12:00 PT
Major players like Bird, Lime, Lyft, and Uber (12 in total) missed out on being able to participate in a 12-month program in the city.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-09-10 09:00 PT
Startups will push traditional automakers and technology companies to be better, create more advanced systems, and push themselves to meet tougher timelines.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-08-17 06:00 PT
Eric WalzApr 16, 2019 12:09 PM PT
FutureCar Staff Apr 15, 2019 1:29 PM PT
Manish KharintaApr 15, 2019 12:02 PM PT