Aston Martin's 'sports car for the skies'July 18
Aston Martin designed and engineered a futuristic personal aircraft it has dubbed "a sports car for the skies." The exotic automaker believes the three-seat, hybrid-electric concept, unfurled at England's Farnborough Airshow, could one day help to revolutionize travel.
EPA's new chief to meet California regulator over emissions, mpg goalsJuly 17
California's top air-quality official will meet with the EPA's new acting chief on Tuesday, the first meeting between two regulators who disagree over the Trump administration's plan to weaken light-vehicle fuel efficiency regulations.
Ex-Apple engineer pleads not guilty in trade secret theft caseJuly 16
Uber rival Gett mulls sale of ride-sharing startup Juno, report saysJuly 15
Gett, the ride-hailing app that competes with Uber, is weighing an exit from the United States, just over a year after spending $200 million to enter the market. The Israeli tech company may sell Juno, the New York startup it bought in April 2017, Bloomberg reported.
Magna isn't 'de-merging,' Walker saysJuly 16
Adding scents to prevent carsicknessJuly 14
Self-driving cars don't need oversight yet, U.S. regulator saysJuly 12
It's premature to regulate the self-driving vehicles being tested by companies such as GM and Waymo, the government's top auto safety official said, reaffirming NHTSA's commitment to a hands-off approach to autonomous-vehicle development.
After Tesla deal, Shanghai to speed up cancellation of foreign ownership limitsJuly 11
Criminal case sheds light on Apple self-driving car techJuly 11
Apple has kept tight wraps on its ambitions for self-driving cars, declining to acknowledge them at all publicly until it wrote a letter to U.S. transportation regulators in late 2016 urging them not to restrict testing of the vehicles.
Daimler, Bosch to deploy self-driving taxis in California test programJuly 10
Daimler and auto supplier Bosch plan to deploy self-driving taxis in California's Silicon Valley region next year as part of a test program of vehicles designed for city driving, the two companies said Tuesday.
Former Apple employee charged with stealing AV trade secretsJuly 10
Federal authorities charged a former Apple employee with theft of trade secrets, alleging that the person downloaded a secret blueprint related to a self-driving car to a personal laptop and later tried to flee the country.
U.S. regulators grappling with self-driving vehicle securityJuly 10
A federal report released Tuesday underscores the thicket of legal, safety and social issues that have to be worked out as companies such as Alphabet's Waymo unit and General Motors gear up to deploy self-driving cars for public use.