Lyft is working with engineers and city planners on ways to reduce urban congestion using more ride hailing and car sharing programs in the future.
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Ride sharing is expected to be the next big thing in transportation, especially when self driving cars eliminate human drivers. But there are hidden expenses involved that may make them less profitable than predicted.
With just a few autonomous cars on the road, safety, traffic, and efficiency will improve everything, dramatically, for everyone. Here is the proof!
Futurist and economist Tony Seba predicts both the auto industry and the oil business will be virtually destroyed by economic changes that will be complete by 2030. Is he right?
Volvo + Autoliv Autonomous Car Project, Zenuity, is finally Live after a $125 million investment- plans to start building cars in 2019.
After years of keeping people safe, Your Volvo Will now keep Moose safe. Kangaroos and Deer will benefit from this new tech, as well!
Volvo will differentiate its Autonomous Cars by Putting People First in the Drive Me project to learn how we interact with self driving cars.
Set to debut at CES Las Vegas, the Rinspeed Oasis features wheels that can be turned on their own axis,letting it crab-walk sideways into parking spots.
IHS Automotive predicts there will be more than 20 million autonomous driving cars on the world’s roadways by 2035.
Statistically, fatal accidents involving self driving cars will happen and fairly soon. Even though they are already safer than human drivers, they are not perfect…yet.
Nissan in collaboration with Foster + Partners has revealed its vision for a connected world of electric cars, renewable energy, and wireless charging at the Geneva auto show.
Ford and Google are forming a partnership to build self driving cars. The deal gives Ford non-exclusive access to Google’s autonomous driving technology.
Well, before we all get too excited about the future of travel and autonomous cars, let’s take a minute to reflect on futures past.
Sven Schuwirth of Audi thinks in the future, autonomous cars will disrupt the travel industry, as cars adapt to let us sleep, relax and dine along the way.
The Nissan IDS concept features artificial intelligence technology and autonomous driving systems built into an electric car with 250 miles of range.
Tesla will use cloud technology to map roads, creating more accurate digital maps than those used by any other manufacturer as self driving cars arrive.
A Tesla Model S and one of Google’s autonomous cars were apparently involved in a crash recently in California, according to the state’s Department of Motor Vehicles website, thus raising the important question — what exactly happens when these two technologies meet? The autonomous Google car in this case appears to have been a retrofitted […]
In news surely fans of the Jetsons will find stimulating, The University of Michigan has opened Mcity, the world’s first fully functional urban environment for simulating and testing the safety and performance of autonomous vehicles. Surely cars that drive themselves deserve a town of their very own, right? Take a look here at the image released […]
Many of us have begun dreaming of a future where most of the cars on the roads are autonomous cars, and of course electric cars. Beyond dreaming, many are expecting this will be a reality before we shed out human flesh and… well, I’ll leave it to you to guess what’s next. But how would that actually […]
Mercedes chairman Dieter Zetsche is one of the most influential men in the auto business worldwide. At the unveiling of the Mercedes F 015 autonomous concept car recently, Car & Driver got to sit down with him and discuss the future. As it turns out, Zetsche has some interesting insight into a world currently enthralled by what Tesla […]