ARTICLES RELATING TO AUTONOMOUS DRIVING

WATCH: Here's how self-driving cars work

2019-02-11 09:18

Autonomous cars are edging ever closer to becoming a reality but just what goes into the technology behind a car that requires no driver.

Kia to unveil new in-car tech for the future ‘emotive driving’ era

2018-12-20 08:01

Kia Motors will preview a range of new technologies developed for the post-autonomous driving era at the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) next month.

Uber suspends self-driving car tests after pedestrian death

2018-03-20 08:46

Uber puts brakes on self-driving testing in several cities following what is believed to be the first fatal pedestrian accident involving the vehicles.

Q&A with self-driving car pioneer Chris Urmson

2018-01-07 09:11

Autonomous vehicle pioneer Chris Urmson says technology is moving faster than expected.

WATCH: Waymo's self-driving cars in action

2017-11-08 13:20

Waymo released a video claiming their new car is the most advanced self-driving vehicle on the road.

Govt, automakers must work together for self-driving cars

2017-10-10 12:39

What self-driving cars want, and what people want from them, varies widely. And often these desires are at odds with each other.

WATCH: Self-driving trucks for UK roads?

2017-09-01 07:45

The UK government has just announced that it is greenlighting a trial of self-driving trucks on public roads according to a report.

US Judge tells Uber to return Waymo files taken by engineer

2017-05-16 14:08

A federal judge's order barring Uber from using technology taken by a star engineer before he left Waymo, the autonomous car unit spun off from Google, is bad news for Uber.

Here's why Israel is the global leader in self-driving cars

2017-03-20 10:43

As the world moves toward an era of self-driving cars, Israel is positioning itself to be the Detroit of the future.

US cities eye test tracks for self-driving cars

2017-02-22 08:37

A bustling city street filled with cars, buses, bicyclists and college students in the heart of Atlanta is being eyed as a real-world proving ground for self-driving vehicles

 

Groupe PSA starts autonomous driving tests on open roads in China

2019-01-31 07:01

French carmaker Groupe PSA, on Wednesday (Jan 30), obtained a licence to start autonomous driving tests on open roads in Chongqing, China.

US plans to rewrite rules that impede self-driving cars

2018-10-07 10:21

The Trump administration is moving ahead with plans to revise safety rules that bar fully self-driving cars from the roads without equipment such as steering wheels, pedals and mirrors.

Driverless cars should save lives not maximise profits

2018-01-08 09:53

Driverless cars – autonomous vehicles – are coming. The topic is a constant presence in media; The New York Times Magazine recently devoted most of an issue to it.

Mercedes-Benz completes automated test drives in SA

2017-12-15 14:52

In the fourth leg of the Mercedes-Benz Intelligent World Drive, the company faced up to South Africa's idiosyncrasies with automated test drives on the roads of the Western Cape and in the city of Cape Town.

Could this self-driving Renault be ready to take on track driving?

2017-11-08 10:31

Renault announced it has developed an autonomous control system that can handle challenging driving scenarios.

'Car nation' Germany distrustful of driverless vehicles

2017-09-19 11:14

German carmakers are showing off their self-driving cars at the IAA international auto show in Frankfurt, but most people in the car-mad country have yet to be convinced by the technology.

Autonomous Volvo Trucks – Refuse handling like you've never seen it before

2017-05-18 11:51

A collaboration between Volvo Trucks and the Swedish waste management company Renova are testing how autonomous trucks can contribute to a safer, more efficient refuse handling and a better working environ

Daimler, Bosch team-up to make driverless cars

2017-04-05 10:19

Automaker Daimler and parts supplier Bosch say they are teaming up to produce driverless cars that they say could be on city streets by the start of the next decade.

GM pushing self-driving car rules that undercut competitors

2017-02-24 09:34

General Motors is trying to persuade state lawmakers to approve self-driving car rules that would benefit the automaker while potentially keeping its competitors off the road.

Vehicle-to-vehicle communication to be implemented in the US from 2017

2016-12-14 07:47

The US government is proposing that new cars and light trucks be able to talk wirelessly with each other, traffic lights, and other roadway infrastructure.

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