VW to test over-the-air options
Connected infrastructure runs into red lights
Cheaper lidar on the way
Alexa, do I need a virtual assistant in the car?
'Sigh of relief' for self-driving cars after Tesla cleared
The push to bring self-driving cars to American roads got a significant boost on Thursday when the nation's chief auto safety regulator essentially cleared Tesla's Autopilot system of fault in a fatal 2016 crash.
Apple sued for not preventing texting and driving
EPA move could set up new fight over CO2
Ghosn pushes commonization at measured pace
Facial-recognition technology comes to the car
Mobility business could make room for everyone
In a future filled with mobility services and self-driving vehicles, some executives say there will be room for everyone. Mary Lou Jepsen, a board member at Lear and Silicon Valley veteran, said the transition to new automotive technologies will be more cooperative than competitive.
AutoMobili-D serves as bellwether for new mobility technology
What was cool at CES
The trade show formerly known as the Consumer Electronics Show is arguably one of the most important auto shows of the year, with suppliers and automakers convening in this city of glitz to show off their most forward-thinking ideas.
Volvo launches deliveries of self-driving tech to select customers
Volvo Cars has begun delivering self-driving technology to select customers. At the Detroit auto show on Monday, the automaker officially launched its Drive Me research program, providing autonomous XC90 SUVs to 100 customers in Gothenburg, Sweden.
CES showcases auto suppliers and startups
Infiniti to showcase "co-pilot' driving tech
Infiniti will introduce a QX50 crossover concept with self-driving technologies this week at the Detroit auto show, along with what it says is the world's first production-ready, fuel-saving variable compression ratio engine.
VW ride-share concept borrows from Budd-e
Ford system lets phone handle the navigating
Waymo cutting lidar costs by 90%, building up hardware suite
Waymo, the standalone company formerly known as the Google self-driving car project, said Sunday it is has dramatically lowered the cost of lidar by 90 percent, and is building a suite of hardware that can be integrated as a unit into an existing car.
Nissan lays out plans for electrified, fatality-free future
Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn has big plans for an electrified and automated future. At a Thursday keynote address at CES, Ghosn listed an array of efforts the company is making to move toward zero emissions and zero fatalities.
Audi plans to debut autonomous car in 2020
Audi wants put autonomous cars on the road in less than five years. The automaker said in a joint event with artificial intelligence company Nvidia at CES that it plans to introduce a Level 4 autonomous vehicle in 2020. Such a vehicle would require no human intervention in limited situations.