Autonomous cars

Toyota autonomous car prototype

Toyota Previews Autonomous Tech Coming In 2020: Video

Unlike some rivals, auto industry giant Toyota has been treading a slow and cautionary path towards the implementation of autonomous driving technology on its cars, though that is starting to change. For example, Toyota has just revealed that it’s testing a new autonomous car prototype based... read more

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Apple store

Apple Car Could Roll As Early As 2019: Report

Apple is yet to even mention the possibility of it developing a car but numerous reports and industry clues point in just that direction. It was at the start of this year... read more September 22, 2015 by 

John Krafcik

Google Hires Former Hyundai U.S. Chief To Head Autonomous Car Project

Google’s autonomous car project now has its own CEO in the form of auto industry veteran John Krafcik. The 53-year-old has previously worked for the Ford Motor Company... read more September 14, 2015 by 

Mercedes-Benz F015 Luxury in Motion concept, 2015 Consumer Electronics Show

Should Elderly Drivers Be The Autonomous Car Early Adopters?

Some automakers tease concept cars with autonomous-driving modes, lounge-style interiors, and augmented-reality windshields and windows, while others tout automatic cruise... read more September 9, 2015 by 

Royal Truck & Equipment Self-Driving Truck

Self-Driving Trucks Coming Soon To Florida Roads: Video

Self-Driving trucks from Pennsylvania firm Royal Truck and Equipment will be on Florida roads by the end of the year. The rigs, which are part of a Department of... read more August 26, 2015 by 

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Apple Continues To Add Top Talent To Its Autonomous Team, This Time From Tesla

Apple continues to gobble up tech talent for its secretive autonomous automotive project. There have been new hirings inside Apple that range from technology-focused folks to... read more August 24, 2015 by 

32-Acre Autonomous Cars Test City

Apple Meets With Californian Autonomous Car Test Facility: Report

While Google has made little secret of its efforts to develop its own car, complete with fully autonomous capability, rival tech giant Apple is yet to make its own... read more August 16, 2015 by 

2014 Jeep Cherokee

FCA Responds To Hackers' Scary Breach Of 2014 Jeep Cherokee: Video

On Tuesday, Wired posted an account of writer Andy Greenberg's ongoing experiment to demonstrate the potential of the 2014 Jeep Cherokee to be remotely hacked. During this... read more July 22, 2015 by 

32-Acre Autonomous Cars Test City

Michigan Set To Open 32-Acre Autonomous Car Test 'City': Video

Flying cars still are still a pipe dream. But autonomous vehicles are coming—whether enthusiasts want them or not. Of course, there's a lot of work to be done before... read more July 21, 2015 by 

Volkswagen V-Charge

VW Working On Automated Parking And Electric Car Charging: Video

Even if you're pretty enthusiastic about driving, parking is probably more of a chore than a joy. That's why Volkswagen is working on a way to potentially skip over that... read more July 15, 2015 by 

Audi RS 7 Piloted Driving concept at Sonoma Raceway, July 2015

Audi RS 7 Autonomous Concept Drops 880 Pounds, Laps Sonoma Raceway

Step by step, a fully autonomous Audi is edging closer to reality. Late last year we saw the brand with the four rings send an RS 7 concept around Germany’s... read more July 15, 2015 by 

2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class To Expand Safety, Self-Driving, Self-Parking Capabilities: Video

The 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class sedan will be officially unveiled next January at the Detroit Auto Show, but from the number of spy shots already published, it's pretty... read more July 7, 2015 by 

Land Rover Range Rover Sport prototype with remote control function

Jaguar Land Rover Shows Off New Remote Control System: Video

BMW’s new 7-Series going on sale this fall will feature a world-first remote control system that will allow you to park in tight or tricky spots by getting out of the... read more June 16, 2015 by 

BMW Highly Automated Driving prototype

Chinese Rival To Google Working With BMW On Autonomous Car, Prototype To Launch This Year

Google isn't the only tech giant in the autonomous car game any longer as Chinese search engine giant Baidu is hoping to start testing of a self-driving car this year... read more June 15, 2015 by 

2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

New E-Class To Feature Much More Capable Autonomous System Than S-Class

Mercedes-Benz’s latest S-Class is the first production car to be able to steer itself, though only in certain situations. Right now the system can handle low-speed... read more June 12, 2015 by 

Car2Go Smart ForTwo Electric Drive in San Diego

Fully Automated Parking: Coming Soonish To A Garage Near You

Self-driving cars might have a great track record safety-wise, but truly autonomous rides are likely at least a decade away from the market. Because even if the technology... read more June 11, 2015 by 


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