Vehicle Technology

Self-driving car advocates launch ad campaign to prod Congress

A coalition of supporters of self-driving cars will run ads this week in social media and Washington newspapers, in an effort to convince Congress to adopt sweeping legislation to boost the nascent industry.

Why Dan Akerson reversed GM's course on IT

Former CEO Dan Akerson says GM's operations were in such disarray when he arrived in 2010 that he recommended delaying its public stock offering.

Ford expands use of augmented reality for design

Ford is hoping to speed up vehicle design time and supplement traditional techniques like clay modeling with a new-age technology: augmented reality.

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