autonomous vehicle

1st March 2018

Ford’s Autonomous Vehicles Hitting Miami Beach Streets

The partnership with Miami is part of Ford's long-term plan to introduce its self-driving vehicles to the wider public by 2021.


26th February 2018

Connected Cars Edging Toward ‘3rd Place’

For years, people had three connected places they could go: Their home, their office and their local coffee shop. Now, however, connected cars are looking to edge out bistros...


23rd February 2018

Utah Moves to Legalize Self-Driving Cars

Utah is the latest state to embrace self-driving and autonomous vehicles for testing.


22nd February 2018

Autonomous Vehicles Roll Up for Last-Mile Delivery

In California, Udelv and Nuro, a pair of startups, are looking to take autonomous delivery the last mile.


22nd February 2018

Autonomous Vehicles Could Reduce Traffic Jams – Report

Researchers at Rutgers University-Camden presented evidence that just a few self-driving or autonomous vehicles can help reduce waves of traffic.


19th February 2018

Startup Seeva Raises $2M With Help of Bezos-Backed Fund

Seeva, a startup that designs visibility systems for connected vehicles, announced a $2 million round of seed funding, which included money from a fund backed by Amazon's Jeff Bezos.


16th February 2018

Massachusetts, Indiana Ramp Up Self-Driving Vehicle Debates

The Bay State and the Hoosier State are looking closely at regulations and legislation that could lead to self-driving vehicles, with an emphasis on safely.


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...


13th February 2018

Washington DC Mayor Paves Way for Autonomous Vehicles

Washington DC Mayor Muriel Bowser has created a new agency called the Interagency AV Working Group, which will help prepare the capital's streets for autonomous vehicles and self-driving cars.


12th February 2018

Autonomous Vehicle Technology to Be Focus of March DOT Summit

The US Department of Transportation (DOT) is holding a summit on March 1 to gather feedback and outline its plans for an automated vehicle guidance paper.


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.


30th January 2018

Waymo Orders ‘Thousands’ of Pacifica Hybrid Minivans

Waymo plans to expand its self-driving, ride-hailing services across the US, and has now ordered 'thousands' of Chrysler Pacifica minivans as part of that effort.