Driverless cars of the future confront rules written for drivers

The automotive safety rulebook has swelled to nearly 900 pages, but the regulations remain premised on an assumption that may soon be obsolete: that a human would be at the wheel.

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Ford names former Key Safety exec Luo to steer China unit

Ford Motor named former Key Safety Systems executive Jason Luo as chairman and CEO of its China operations. Luo will lead the carmaker's operations in greater China and Taiwan.

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