self-driving cars

Hyundai Nexo self-driving prototype

Hyundai self-driving car completes 100-mile trek on its own

Hyundai aims to have a Level 4 self-driving car on the market by 2021 and has demonstrated its progress in the field with five prototypes completing a 118-mile journey on their own. Three of the prototypes were Hyundai's new Nexo fuel cell car, making this the first demonstration of a self-driving... read more

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BMW Vision Next 100 concept

BMW iNext concept coming this year

BMW has dropped multiple hints over the past year about a new technological flagship code-named the iNext. Due in 2021, the vehicle will be powered by batteries, feature a... read more January 16, 2018 by

Voyage self-driving car prototype

Jaguar Land Rover invests in self-driving startup Voyage

There's no shortage of startups looking to be among the first to develop safe and reliable self-driving systems to power fleets of potentially lucrative self-driving taxis... read more January 12, 2018 by

General Motors' Cruise AV self-driving car has no steering wheel or pedals

GM's latest self-driving car has no steering wheel or pedals

General Motors on Friday revealed a self-driving car devoid of a steering wheel and pedals. Called the Cruise AV (Autonomous Vehicle), the car is based on the Chevrolet Bolt... read more January 11, 2018 by

AutonomouStuff self-driving prototype running Baidu Apollo 2.0 software

Baidu to have self-driving vehicles in operation in 2018

While most companies competing in the self-driving space are closely guarding their developments, Baidu, a search engine giant from China and leader in the development of... read more January 11, 2018 by

Toyota e-Palette self-driving electric mobility concept

Toyota reveals e-Palette concept, previews its future mobility services

Toyota previewed one of its visions of future mobility at the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show on Monday. Meet the e-Palette concept, a cube-shaped self-driving and electric... read more January 8, 2018 by

Volkswagen announces Google quantum computer partnership

Nvidia partners with VW, Uber and Baidu on artificial intelligence for self-driving cars

Nvidia kicked off the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show on Sunday by announcing a trio of new partnerships: one with ride-hailing company Uber, China's Baidu, and Volkswagen... read more January 8, 2018 by

Third-generation Toyota self-driving car prototype

Toyota’s latest self-driving cars see up to 660 feet in all directions

Toyota isn’t as vocal as some rivals in the self-driving space but the Japanese firm is making steady progress and at next week’s 2018 Consumer Electronics Show... read more January 5, 2018 by

Hyundai self-driving car prototype

Hyundai aims for Level 4 self-driving car by 2021, with help from Aurora Innovation

Hyundai on Thursday announced a strategic partnership with self-driving car technology company Aurora Innovation. Hyundai plans to tap Aurora’s talents to bring to... read more January 4, 2018 by

Volkswagen Group Sedric concept, 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show

VW self-driving car edges closer to reality with Aurora deal

The Volkswagen Group will use next week’s 2018 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas to formally announce a strategic partnership with a self-driving company by the... read more January 4, 2018 by

Flat lithium-ion battery back for next-generation Mercedes-Benz electric cars

Self-driving electric cars will need stronger batteries to cope with extended use

In a future with autonomous cars, batteries must be more resilient to operate constantly and serve multiple masters. That's Akira Yoshino's belief. He's the man who invented... read more January 3, 2018 by

Aptiv self-driving car prototype

Lyft users will able to sample a self-driving taxi service at CES thanks to Aptiv

Once the stuff of science fiction, the idea of a self-driving taxi service is fast becoming a reality. Boston, Massachusetts-based self-driving car startup nuTonomy made... read more January 3, 2018 by

Apple logo

Apple patents navigation system for self-driving cars

Apple may have let go of building its own self-driving car, but it's deeply invested in autonomous technologies. On Thursday, CNBC reported the technology giant has patented... read more December 22, 2017 by

Tesla Autopilot

UK insurer first to offer discount for self-driving car tech

Tesla drivers in the United Kingdom have all the more reason to engage the car's AutoPilot system when in the appropriate situation. Direct Line, a British auto insurer, will... read more December 13, 2017 by

Fisker Orbit self-driving shuttle

Fisker reveals Orbit self-driving shuttle

Henrik Fisker is yet to launch the first product from his revived Fisker automotive brand, the much-hypered EMotion electric sport sedan, but he's already hinting at another... read more December 7, 2017 by

2018 Porsche 911

Porsche not ready to abandon the steering wheel

The idea of a self-driving sports car seems like a ripe oxymoron, but even assisted self-driving could soon find its way to performance cars. Porsche won't flip a switch to... read more November 27, 2017 by


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