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Alliance measures 'troops on ground'

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 15, 2018
Carlos Ghosn uses a broad definition of autonomous technology to defend his claim that the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance is at the front of the race.

Nvidia, Intel take two paths to process autonomous driving

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 15, 2018
Production-ready autonomous cars will require vast amounts of computing power. In back-to-back keynotes, Intel and Nvidia showed two different approaches, but the companies developing this technology are unsure which path is best to take.

At CES, time to make cool stuff real stuff

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 15, 2018
There was lots of talk and several demonstrations of self-driving cars at CES, but it was striking to notice which companies did not attend this massive consumer electronics extravaganza.

Aurora Innovation emerges from shadows

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 15, 2018
The self-driving startup has star power on its exec team, who come from Google, Tesla and Uber.

New kind of climate control can save energy

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 15, 2018
Valeo's Smart Cocoon reduces energy demands by 30 to 55 percent.

Building blocks of new interiors are production-ready

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 15, 2018
Interiors suppliers are ready for the new demands coming from self-driving cars.

CES 2018: Coolest gadgets and gizmos from the show

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 14, 2018
CES showcases a lot of wild and crazy products every year, but many will never make it to consumers. Still, some of the coolest tech we saw at the show were features you might see in cars in the next few years

Avis tries out app to operate keyless cars

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 13, 2018
Avis will experiment with a fleet of 5,000 keyless cars this year in Kansas City, Mo., to see if key fobs can be rendered obsolete.

Hyundai plans over-the-air updates for vehicles as soon as late 2019

10:09 am U.S. ET | Jan. 9, 2018
Hyundai's partnership with Cisco has yielded an in-car connectivity system that will enable the carmaker to increase the speed and amount of video, sensor and telematics data flowing into and around the vehicle.

Google brings voice assistant to speaker screens and more cars

4:06 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 9, 2018
Google made a rare appearance at the CES in Las Vegas to announce versions of its digital assistant for speakers with screens and cars.

Amazon's Alexa voice assistant coming to Toyota's cars this year

3:44 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 9, 2018
Amazon's Alexa voice-activated virtual assistant will be added to some Toyota and Lexus vehicles this year, advancing Amazon's ambitions to expand its beyond the home.

VIDEO: AutoNews Now: Ford aims to take back streets, with tech

3:15 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 9, 2018
At CES: Ford's vision for cities, Stein's tech takeaways, Intel reveals autonomous car, Aptiv, Lyft to continue ride-hailing test on Strip, Visteon view; Continental mulls an overhaul.

VIDEO: First Shift: Sights and sounds of CES

8:00 am U.S. ET | Jan. 9, 2018
Sights and sounds of CES: Hyundai's fuel-cell Nexo, Kia Niro EV, Toyota tech meets Pizza Hut, New from Baidu, Google; March reveal for medium-duty Silverado; GM beats inventory goal.

Kia hints at electric Niro, readies autonomous push

7:00 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 8, 2018
Kia is hinting at plans for an all-electric Niro with a range of 238 miles. The electric version would bring further diversity to the Niro subcompact crossover lineup.

Visteon CEO makes big bet on autonomous vehicle tech

8:21 am U.S. ET | Jan. 8, 2018
Visteon CEO Sachin Lawande is betting the supplier's future on a single vision. Visteon at CES is unveiling DriveCore, a sort of central command for electronics and software for autonomous cars.

Hyundai's next-gen fuel cell showcase

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 8, 2018
Hyundai, which leapfrogged rivals Honda and Toyota in offering a hydrogen-powered vehicle to the American public in 2014, is ready for another leap: a next-generation fuel cell vehicle to be introduced on Monday at CES in Las Vegas.

Kia preps EV concept for CES

3:27 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 4, 2018
Kia Motors will showcase an electric vehicle concept Monday during CES in Las Vegas.

Brain waves could make Nissan's car of the future a better ride

7:10 am U.S. ET | Jan. 3, 2018
The world's biggest automakers and technology companies are spending billions of dollars to perfect your ability to drive without thinking. Nissan is taking a different direction — trying to "decode" your thinking so hands-on driving is more fun.

VIDEO: First Shift: Nissan AV tech taps into brain waves

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 3, 2018
At CES: Nissan AV tech taps into brain waves, Mercedes blends AI, infotainment, Honda's compassionate robot; Report: Fusion redesign canceled; Long and short of Infiniti concept.

CES preview: Back to the future

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 1, 2018
Expect to see more autonomous and connected-vehicle news as well as buzzy concepts that seem more science fiction than actual product plan.

At CES, where are the female voices?

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 1, 2018
CES, the tech conference that opens the year with a look into the future, found itself mired in a problem that plagues the auto industry -- a noticeable lack of female voices among lead speakers.

Nissan ready to clear up its mobility message

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 1, 2018
Nissan will drive home the message of Intelligent Mobility at CES as new features hit the market

China's Byton gets in line to test U.S. market

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 31, 2017
With a mission to redesign the cockpit as a personalized digital experience, Byton is building up a manufacturing base in China and forming partnerships with Tier 1 suppliers to begin sales of its first electric SUV by the end of 2019.

Hyundai fuel cell crossover spied

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 25, 2017
Spy photographers recently captured the Hyundai FCEV, revealing the crossover's styling cues are largely carried over from a concept that debuted in August. The production FCEV will be formally introduced at CES in January.

Ford CEO Jim Hackett to keynote 2018 CES

3:28 pm U.S. ET | Nov. 3, 2017
Ford CEO Jim Hackett will bring his vision of the future to a technology trade show known for innovation when he gives a keynote speech at CES 2018 in January.

 
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