14th February 2018

Consumer Group Slams US Senate’s Autonomous Vehicle Bill

This week, Consumer Watchdog sent a letter to the US Senate arguing that self-driving and autonomous vehicles still lack significant safety features. The group noted the number of times...


9th February 2018

Embark’s Autonomous Truck Completes Cross-Country Trek

Relying entirely on sensor data and its on-board machine learning, San Francisco startup Embark's autonomous truck drives coast to coast in five days.


7th February 2018

Daimler & Bosch Will Test Self-Driving Taxi Within Months

Daimler and Borsch are teaming up to bring a self-driving taxi to Germany streets -- and the tests will start soon.


1st February 2018

Waymo, GM Lead Autonomous Car Testing in California

In California, General Motors and Waymo vehicles continue to hold the lead in the increasingly competitive self-driving car market, according to the state's DMV.


31st January 2018

PPG & MCity Developing Special Coatings for Autonomous Vehicles

PPG will use the University of Michigan autonomous vehicle R&D facility to work on new paints that can be seen better by driverless cars.


29th January 2018

Weekly Brief: Two Tesla Autopilot incidents raise driverless concerns

A couple more Tesla Autopilot incidents raises fresh questions about the safety of semi-autonomous tech. Andrew Tolve reports. Tesla’s highly touted driver assistance system, Autopilot, picked up two more black...


5th January 2018

Driverless could drive us off the road

Driverless cars will change the face of mobility for ever and could consign driven vehicles to the same fate as the horse-and-buggy. That’s the prediction being made by Mark...


1st January 2018

Volvo Scales Back Self-Driving Program

Volvo's Drive Me project will start in Sweden in 2021, four years later than expected.


20th November 2017

Weekly Brief: Tesla unveils an all-electric semi-autonomous big rig

A slew of companies, including Walmart, are lining up to preorder the Tesla Semi. Andrew Tolve reports. Gas-guzzling big rigs may soon be a thing of the past and...


3rd November 2017

Regulators must be shown the benefit of autonomous vehicles

Regulations are one of the leading concerns surrounding the development and deployment of self-driving vehicles. Lawmakers must create and agree on the rules of the road before autonomous technology...


9th October 2017

Weekly Brief: GM doubles self-driving car fleet as it targets robotaxi service

Forget about the Uber-Waymo drama, GM may be the company to beat when it comes to driverless cabs. Andrew Tolve reports. General Motors is aggressively growing the size of its...


10th August 2017

Driverless tech will steer the way we move

Uber and Lyft have garnered endless attention as the ultimate alternative to traditional taxis but they could be a stopgap on the way to an automotive revolution. If successful,...