'Sigh of relief' for self-driving cars after Tesla clearedFri, 20, Jan 2017
The push to bring self-driving cars to American roads got a significant boost on Thursday when the nation's chief auto safety regulator essentially cleared Tesla's Autopilot system of fault in a fatal 2016 crash.
Michigan testing site named federal driverless car proving groundThu, 19, Jan 2017
Autonomous drive gets closer -- meaning what?Sat, 14, Jan 2017
Carmakers got more specific about timing for self-driving vehicles as they discussed their plans this month at CES in Las Vegas and the Detroit auto show. Most forecasts of showroom-ready, fully autonomous vehicles now fall within a five-year range, but there are varying definitions to sort through.
Mobility business could make room for everyoneFri, 13, Jan 2017
In a future filled with mobility services and self-driving vehicles, some executives say there will be room for everyone. Mary Lou Jepsen, a board member at Lear and Silicon Valley veteran, said the transition to new automotive technologies will be more cooperative than competitive.
Detroit should build its own innovation hub, iPhone co-creator saysWed, 11, Jan 2017
AutoMobili-D serves as bellwether for new mobility technologyTue, 10, Jan 2017
VW juices famed Microbus for the autonomous eraSun, 08, Jan 2017
VW's latest conceptual take on its historic Microbus uses a powerful battery pack and two electric motors to transform the once anemically powered hippie-mobile into an all-wheel-drive, high-capacity autonomous minivan.
Volvo launches deliveries of self-driving tech to select customersMon, 09, Jan 2017
Volvo Cars has begun delivering self-driving technology to select customers. At the Detroit auto show on Monday, the automaker officially launched its Drive Me research program, providing autonomous XC90 SUVs to 100 customers in Gothenburg, Sweden.
Google's Waymo plans to expand self-driving Chrysler van fleet, report saysSun, 08, Jan 2017
Google and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles are doubling down on their self-driving partnership, adding about 100 more Pacifica Hybrid minivans to an autonomous fleet first announced in May, people familiar with the decision told Bloomberg.
CES showcases auto suppliers and startupsMon, 09, Jan 2017
What was cool at CESMon, 09, Jan 2017
The trade show formerly known as the Consumer Electronics Show is arguably one of the most important auto shows of the year, with suppliers and automakers convening in this city of glitz to show off their most forward-thinking ideas.
Audi plans to debut autonomous car in 2020Thu, 05, Jan 2017
Audi wants put autonomous cars on the road in less than five years. The automaker said in a joint event with artificial intelligence company Nvidia at CES that it plans to introduce a Level 4 autonomous vehicle in 2020. Such a vehicle would require no human intervention in limited situations.