Autonomous cars

 
Self-driving Audi A7 concept sets out on 550-mile trek

Autonomous Audi A7 Concept Steers Itself From San Francisco To Las Vegas For CES

Audi is making two world premieres at this week’s 2015 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, one of which is an autonomous A7 concept that drove to the event itself, after starting off Saturday in San Francisco. The total distance traveled was more than 550 miles, with a number of engineers... read more

January 5, 2015 by 
 
Rinspeed Budii concept, 2015 Geneva Motor Show

Rinspeed Budii Is Your Friend On Wheels

Swiss design and engineering firm Rinspeed made it clear last year that its vision of driving in the future is an autonomous one and that cars, rather than being a tool to... read more December 9, 2014 by 


 
Mercedes-Benz autonomous car concept spy shots

Mercedes-Benz Autonomous Car Concept Spy Shots

Mercedes-Benz is scheduled to unveil a new concept car at the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show in early January, which the automaker is hoping will drive the social discourse... read more November 25, 2014 by 


 
Mercedes-Benz autonomous-car interior concept at TecDay, Sunnyvale, California

Mercedes-Benz Shows How Autonomous Cars Will Revolutionize Interiors

Autonomous cars will change the way people 'drive,' including making the interior more like a living room than a cockpit. With plans to put a production self-driving car into... read more November 18, 2014 by 


 
Audi RS 7 autonomous car concept

Next-Gen A8 To Be Audi’s First Autonomous Car

Audi was a pioneer in the area of autonomous car technology but the automaker has been overtaken by rival Mercedes-Benz in the race to offer cars that can drive themselves... read more October 22, 2014 by 


 
Mercedes-Benz S500 INTELLIGENT DRIVE prototype

Mercedes To Test Autonomous Cars At Decommissioned Weapons Depot

Mercedes-Benz already has an autonomous car capable of driving on highways, but now the German automaker is looking to conquer the urban jungle. Engineers needed a new... read more October 21, 2014 by 


 
Audi RS 7 autonomous car concept

Audi’s Autonomous RS 7 Successfully Laps Hockenheimring At Race Pace: Video

At the season finale for Germany’s DTM touring car series, held at the Hockenheimring over the weekend, Audi demonstrated a self-driving RS 7 concept car that could lap... read more October 19, 2014 by 


 
Autonomous Audi RS 7 to attempt a full race-pace lap of the Hockenheim Ring

Autonomous Audi RS 7 To Lap The Hockenheim Ring At Race Pace, Live Feed This Weekend: Video

Audi is planning a rather unusual feat at the Hockenheim Ring this weekend: it will lap the circuit with a street-going RS 7 at full race pace—without a driver. You can... read more October 17, 2014 by 


 
Audi RS 7 autonomous car concept

Audi Reveals Technology Behind Track-Hitting RS 7 Autonomous Car: Video

We’re just days away from watching Audi’s autonomous RS 7 tackle Germany’s Hockenheimring grand prix circuit with no one sitting behind the wheel. The... read more October 16, 2014 by 


 
2014 Tesla Model S 'P85D' all-wheel-drive model

Tesla Model S Gets 691-HP Dual-Motor Option, Autopilot Tech

Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] CEO Elon Musk’s big announcement regarding the “D” has, as we suspected, turned out to be a new dual-motor option for the Model S... read more October 9, 2014 by 


 
BMW Highly Automated Driving prototype

BMW To Test Autonomous Cars In China

While Audi and Mercedes-Benz have made headlines recently with news they’ve received permits to test autonomous cars on California’s roads, BMW has now revealed... read more September 29, 2014 by 


 
Mercedes-Benz Future Truck 2025 concept, 2014 Hannover Commercial Vehicle Show

Meet Mercedes-Benz's Futuristic Autonomous Truck Concept: Video

While we’ve frequently reported on autonomous cars and the impact of the technology on the car industry, one of the areas we’re likely to see the technology take... read more September 23, 2014 by 


 
Mercedes-Benz receives autonomous car license for California

Mercedes Is Latest To Receive California’s Autonomous Car License

Earlier this week we saw Audi become the first automaker to receive the new license from the state of California to allow testing of autonomous car prototypes on public... read more September 19, 2014 by 


 
Audi A7 autonomous car prototype

Audi Receives California’s First Autonomous Car Permit: Video

Audi was one of the pioneers in the area of autonomous cars, having built a TT prototype that in 2010 tackled Colorado’s Pikes Peak Hill Climb entirely on its own. A... read more September 17, 2014 by 


 
2014 Tesla Model S

Elon Musk Says Tesla’s Autonomous Tech Coming In Three Years

Earlier this week, General Motors Company [NYSE:GM] announced it will launch a Cadillac model for the 2017 model year that will be capable of driving autonomously in certain... read more September 11, 2014 by 


 
Cadillac semi-autonomous and connected car technology

Cadillac Autonomous And Connected Car Tech Coming For 2017: Video

Cadillac has confirmed that from the 2017 model year some of its vehicles will be available with autonomous and connected car technology. The announcement was made by General... read more September 8, 2014 by 


 
 

New Cars

Go!

 
© 2015 MotorAuthority. All Rights Reserved. MotorAuthority is published by High Gear Media. Stock photography by izmo, Inc. Send us feedback.