Waymo hires ex-Tesla engineer to lead self-driving hardwareJune 23
Self-driving companies to consumers: Hop inMay 1
Google will begin testing autonomous cars with consumersApril 25
Where Waymo fits inJan. 30
'Tinkering' gets results at WaymoJan. 16
How Waymo decided to go driverlessJan. 10
John Krafcik, head of what used to be Google's self-driving project, said the company's approach to automation was determined after observing how drivers responded to advanced driver assist technologies.
Google's Waymo to show self-driving Pacifica in DetroitDec. 20, 2016
Waymo, Google's new autonomous-technology unit, will debut its self-driving Chrysler Pacifica at the Detroit auto show. The minivan, co-developed with FCA in a plan to deploy a fleet of 100 autonomous vehicles, will be displayed on stage during Waymo CEO John Krafcik's address on Sunday, Jan. 8.
China's GAC highlights newcomers to the main floor at Detroit auto showDec. 15, 2016
Chinese automaker GAC Motor will have a display on the main floor of the 2017 Detroit auto show this year, a notable addition in a year in which several brands will skip the show and Fiat Chrysler will not hold a press conference.
Google's Krafcik will address AN World CongressNov. 7, 2016
John Krafcik, CEO of Google's self-driving car project, will speak at the Automotive News World Congress on Jan. 10. The former Hyundai Motor America CEO and longtime Ford executive joined Google in September 2015.
Google seeks changes in Mich. robot car legislationSept. 14, 2016
Google has proposed changes to two bills intended to advance autonomous driving in Michigan, citing concerns that companies that don't build cars -- such as the Silicon Valley tech giant -- would be excluded from their protections.
AutoNews Now: Ford's pitch to investorsSept. 14, 2016
Krafcik to keynote Detroit auto show's AutoMobili-D expoSept. 13, 2016
The Detroit auto show's new AutoMobili-D exposition has its keynote speaker: John Krafcik, CEO of Google's self-driving car project. Krafcik is set to give a presentation on Sunday, Jan. 8, on the first day of AutoMobili-D. It runs until Thursday, Jan. 12.