21st March 2019

Ford to Create Production Plant For Driverless Cars

Ford will begin production of its first commercially available autonomous vehicles at a dedicated construction plant and also build battery electric vehicles at a nearby assembly facility. The automaker...


19th March 2019

Future Citroën Designers May Be Furniture Specialists

Autonomous vehicles could see the creation of two different breeds of car designers, even opening the automotive door to furniture creatives. This is the opinion of Citroën’s head of...


14th March 2019

AVs Need More Snow Training, Moscow Trial Reveals

Bad roads are a well-known fact about Russia and the dependence of driverless vehicles on high quality of infrastructure is another known. Yet, nobody in the country believes in...

By Roma Nazarov


6th March 2019

Goodyear Previews Flying AV Tires

Goodyear is previewing a tire it claims could enable autonomous vehicles to fly. At the Geneva Motor Show, Goodyear displayed the AERO, a concept tire it says would use...


27th February 2019

Geely Plans Launch of First 5G/C-V2X Cars

Chinese carmaker Geely plans to launch its first 5G and C-V2X enabled mass market vehicles by 2021. It is working on the technology with Qualcomm and the Gosunch Group...


15th February 2019

Goodyear Providing Tires for AVs

Goodyear is to provide connected tires for Local Motors’ Olli eight-passenger autonomous shuttle vehicles. The tire giant has been testing tires on a fleet of three Ollis. It says...


5th February 2019

Consumers Will Pay For Autonomous Safety, Kia Says

Motorists are already being conditioned to accept the expected driverless technology by current ADAS being employed in vehicles. That’s the view of Michael Cole, chief operating officer and executive...


25th January 2019

Two-Zone Ride-Share AV Cabin Unveiled

A Chinese auto interior specialist has unveiled its vision of a future driverless car cabin centered on providing two distinct passenger zones. The Yanfeng XiM20 interior claims to provide...


24th January 2019

JLR’s AVs Could Use Projections To Warn Road Users of Intentions

Jaguar Land Rover has developed an autonomous vehicle (AV) lighting system that will warn other road users where the car is headed. Not unlike the system unveiled by Hyundai...


11th January 2019

Hyundai Developing Tech to Aid Hearing-Impaired Drivers

Hyundai is creating new tech for hearing-impaired drivers navigate that will allow them to get to their destinations safely. This includes a steering wheel that lights up and vibrates,...


9th January 2019

TDK Launches AV Positioning Software Coursa Drive

TDK's Coursa Drive is a lower-cost, highly accurate software platform that could help AV platform developers scale beyond prototype vehicles to high-volume mass production.


8th January 2019

‘Walking Cars’ for Last-Step Delivery, Claims Hyundai

Surely one of the more outlandish flights of fancy in a conference full of dreamers, must be Hyundai’s “walking car” concept. Naturally in a bid to give the concept...