January 19th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
NHTSA has closed its investigation into the crash that killed Joshua Brown and found no defect in the car's Autopilot system. The report praises the ability of self driving features like automatic emergency braking to save lives and reduce highway injuries.
January 8th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
Elon Musk tweets that the next round of software updates for its Enhanced Autopilot system will be downloaded to beta testers this week while all cars with the Hardware 2 package will begin getting updates this week.
January 2nd, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
Chrysler has finished building 100 specially modified Pacifica Hybrid minivans that will be outfitted with a suite of sensors by Waymo to test self-driving technology.
December 29th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Here is a video of Tesla Autopilot negotiating a snow covered road with no visible lane markings and no car ahead to follow. This is a car equipped with the original Autopilot hardware package and latest software updates.
December 28th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
On a Dutch highway, a Tesla Model S with Autopilot engaged "sees" a dangerous situation developing two cars ahead and initiates emergency braking before the driver the driver can react.
December 19th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Uber is resisting pressure from the California DMV to obtain a state permit before allowing its semi-autonomous cars on the streets of San Francisco and claiming it has the moral high ground in the dispute.
December 17th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
General Motors will build some autonomous Chevy Bolt cars at the same factory where the regular cars are manufactured. They will be used in test fleets in Michigan, San Francisco and Scottsdale.
December 10th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Michigan has become the first state to approve the sale of self driving cars with no steering wheel, no accelerator, no brake pedal, and no driver for use on its public roads.
December 4th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Apple has sent a letter to NHTSA indicating it still is interested in self driving car technology and requesting the agency not impose burdensome restrictions on testing autonomous cars.
November 28th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Elon Musk tweeted over the weekend that the first over the air update needed to activate the new Tesla Vision Autopilot system will arrive in about 3 weeks.
November 19th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Tesla has release a video of a Model X equipped with latest hardware driving itself on the streets of Palo Alto. This is stunning stuff to us. It will be ordinary to our children.
November 16th, 2016 | by Jo Borrás
2017 Hyundai Ioniq Autonomous EV concept debuts at LA Auto Show 2016 and CES, shows that Hyundai is serious about the EV market!
October 25th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Nvidia has been providing graphic interface computers to Tesla Motors since the first Model S rolled off the assembly line [&hellip