Apple signals a readiness to join the self-driving car raceSun, 04, Dec 2016
Apple is wading in to the debate over regulation of self-driving cars, declaring it is excited about the potential for automated transportation and calling on U.S. regulators not to restrict testing of such vehicles.
Ontario issues first permits for autonomous vehiclesTue, 29, Nov 2016
GM details self-driving vehicle system in U.S. letterMon, 28, Nov 2016
GM's semi-autonomous "Super Cruise" system will allow drivers to take their hands off the steering wheel for extended periods, but will stop the vehicle automatically if drivers are not attentive, according to a government letter made public on Monday.
Otto broke Nevada's self-driving car testing laws, report saysMon, 28, Nov 2016
Otto, the self-driving truck startup owned by Uber, broke Nevada's autonomous vehicle testing laws, according to a report published by tech website Backchannel. And there's little the state can do about it.
BMW boosts tech startup fund as self-driving challenge growsMon, 28, Nov 2016
Boom state Colorado looks to technology to sole traffic woesSat, 26, Nov 2016
Colorado, a boom state that is growing much faster than planners expected, faces a complex road problem. So state officials are looking for solutions, and they may have found one: autonomous vehicles.
VW adapts key design center for autonomous drivingThu, 24, Nov 2016
VW Group is restructuring one of its most important design centers to prepare for the rapid move toward autonomous vehicles. The automaker wants designers at its massive facility in Potsdam, Germany, to focus on improving in-car user experience and enhancing the human machine interface.
U.S. transportation officials looking for driverless car proving groundsThu, 24, Nov 2016
The U.S. Department of Transportation launched a competition to identify proving grounds for the development of self-driving cars, and the new American Center for Mobility in Michigan could be a contender.
Construction of $80 million driverless car testing site begins in Mich.Tue, 22, Nov 2016
Leaders of the American Center for Mobility testing site for driverless cars formally kicked off construction of the planned $80 million project, saying Michigan will be competitive in a race for a federal autonomous vehicle testing designation.
Driverless cars? Count me outMon, 21, Nov 2016
Auto coalition urges U.S. to adapt regulations for autonomous vehiclesTue, 22, Nov 2016
A group of automakers and tech firms advocating for autonomous vehicles has called on U.S. regulators to change federal auto safety standards that effectively prohibit the operation of a car without the presence of a driver.