Trump's review of emissions rules may only slow march to higher mpgThu, 23, Mar 2017
Emissions rules set by the EPA may take a backseat to consumers demanding vehicles that guzzle less gas and automakers having to meet tougher standards if they want to export cars overseas, according to analysts. California and nine other states in the ZEV program -- eight in the northeast, plus Oregon -- are expected to move ahead on Friday with previously established targets.
Cost of mpg fuel standards could be 40% lower, report saysWed, 22, Mar 2017
Technologies such as turbochargers, advanced transmissions and lighter materials -- aluminum instead of steel, for example -- could reduce fuel efficiency compliance costs by 34 percent to 40 percent per vehicle from 2022-25, the International Council on Clean Transportation said in a new report.
Toyota gets license to Microsoft's connected vehicle patentsWed, 22, Mar 2017
Uber puts the ire in Iron CityMon, 20, Mar 2017
Although many Pittsburghers see Uber as a symbol of their city's turnaround from an ailing former steel town to an up-and-coming tech hub, others resent the company's unwillingness to assimilate to the city's distinctive community.
Mercedes' self-driving tech takes on curvesMon, 20, Mar 2017
Magna sharpens focus on camera production for autonomous vehiclesWed, 22, Mar 2017
Gang of hackers tries to steal Baidu's autonomous car secretsTue, 21, Mar 2017
Quanergy's $250 lidar to be produced later this yearTue, 14, Mar 2017
BMW says self-driving car to be Level 5 capable by 2021Thu, 16, Mar 2017
An invention that sparked a backlashMon, 20, Mar 2017
For Chevy Bolt, discounts here, markups thereMon, 20, Mar 2017
Just seven states into Chevrolet's gradual rollout of the Bolt EV, some dealerships already are discounting the car by several thousand dollars, even as others demand a markup above sticker price to take advantage of early demand.
Nvidia self-driving partnerships detailedMon, 20, Mar 2017
Last week, Nvidia spelled out details of two partnerships it has for its self-driving computer chips: one deal with in which Robert Bosch GmbH that will use Nvidia's chips to power its self-driving supercomputer, and one with truckmaker Paccar to make self-driving vehicles.