27th June 2018

VW, Nvidia, Bosch Form Autonomous Vehicle Alliance

Dedicated to developing connected and autonomous car technologies, the new NAV Alliance consists of Aquantia, Bosch, Continental, Nvidia and Volkswagen Group of America.


26th June 2018

Audi Taps Israeli Tech Firm Cognata for AV Simulation Tests

Audi's self-driving vehicle development arm is partnering with Cognata to help develop simulation testing for autonomous vehicles.


7th May 2018

Police: Waymo Crash in Arizona Is Other Driver’s Fault

An accident involving a self-driving Waymo vehicle and another car is raising fresh questions about autonomous vehicle testing, although this time it appears the accident was the fault of...


19th April 2018

Nvidia Makes Life a (Simulated) Hell for Self-Driving Systems

Graphics chipmaker Nvidia uses its gaming expertise to simulate highways to hell, full of nightmarish scenarios of inclement weather, bad drivers and tricky intersections, then uses this data plus...


3rd April 2018

Weekly Brief: BMW and Daimler merge their mobility companies

An unlikely shake-up on the mobility front comes amid another ominous week for self-driving tech. Andrew Tolve reports Mercedes-Benz and BMW have been the fiercest of rivals for more than...


28th March 2018

Nvidia CEO Sees a Long, Simulated Road to AVs

At the GTC show this week, Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang said that the key to autonomous vehicles was continued testing in simulated environments. He also talked up the company's...


27th March 2018

Nvidia Looks to Speed Up Virtual Self-Driving Testing

At its GTC event this week, Nvidia unveiled Drive Constellation, a new system that will allow car and tech companies to test self-driving and autonomous technology in virtual environments.


26th March 2018

Nvidia’s GTC Will Unveil What’s Next for Automotive AI

Nvidia is looking to further expand into the connected and autonomous car market, and this week's GTC show will show where the chipmaker is taking its AI technology.


20th February 2018

VW I.D. Vizzion Is All Electric & Fully Autonomous

The Volkswagen I.D. Vizzion is an all-electric, full-autonomous concept car that is designed for customers who can't drive and has a range of more than 400 miles.


16th January 2018

Weekly Brief: Self-driving cars run amok over CES 2018

Remember the halcyon days when consumer electronics were the stars of the Consumer Electronics Show? Andrew Tolve reports on how self-driving cars put an end to that. Last week...


16th January 2018

Nvidia Enlists Big Names in Autonomous Driving Push

No company released a higher volume of AV news at CES 2018 than Nvidia. To help it called on Uber, VW, Mercedes-Benz and Baidu.


10th January 2018

Autonomous Car Testing in Moscow Is Hard & Necessary

A three-day hackathon showed just how hard it is to design an autonomous system for Moscow roads.