New US plan keeps autonomous vehicle standards voluntary
Guidelines fall short of expectations of auto safety advocates and the National Transportation Safety Board.
Self driving vehicle pulled over by curious police officer
In Providence, Rhode Island, an officer pulled over the odd-looking autonomous vehicle because he had never seen one before.
GM job cuts, closures not a symptom of Trump’s trade agenda: analysts
Automaker is betting on electric vehicles, mobility services and autonomous cars and trucks.
Magna unveils latest autonomous driving platform
MAX4 system allows up to Level 4 autonomous driving capabilities in urban and highway settings.
Magna invests in solid-state LiDAR developer Innoviz
Expands existing collaboration with solid-state LiDAR technology innovator to advance autonomous vehicle technologies.
Tech project tackles winter challenges.
Auto disruption: APMA focuses on tech, trade and Trump
The automotive parts association’s annual conference for suppliers set a positive note despite uncertainties globally and closer to home.
Uber agrees to protect rider data following pressure from government
Federal Trade Commission alleged in a complaint that the ride-hailing service failed to secure data about rider trips and neglected to monitor employee access to the information.
Fiat Chrysler joins BMW-Intel autonomous vehicle partnership
FCA also has a partnership to provide vehicles and install technology developed by Google’s autonomous car unit, Waymo.
Lyft forms own autonomous vehicle unit, will open network
Company says open strategy will bring environmental and safety benefits of autonomous vehicles to market faster.
US approves bill to boost testing of self driving cars
Bill prohibits states from imposing their own laws related to the design and construction of self-driving cars.
French maker of driverless shuttles opens US plant
Navya plans to hire 50 workers and make 25 driverless shuttles at the plant before the end of this year.
Avis teams up with Waymo on self driving car program
Partnership aims to support autonomous vehicle developer’s fleet and early rider program.
BlackBerry updates vehicle security software platform
QNX hypervisor 2.0 software allows multiple operating systems to run at the same time on one hardware platform.
Delphi joins BMW Intel Mobileye autonomous car partnership
The automotive parts and electronics maker will help to integrate autonomous driving systems.