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January 4, 2021  

Fiat Chrysler, Peugeot shareholders approve merger

Taking on an enormous technological shift in auto industry

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January 16, 2020  

Magna International expects 2020 sales to be down from 2019

Auto parts company also says it has decided to conclude its self-driving technology partnership with Lyft.

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May 15, 2019  

New Flyer partnership to advance autonomous bus technology

Robotic Research will help develop artificial intelligence-based technology for heavy-duty buses.

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April 22, 2019  

Tesla CEO plans to hand the car keys to robots next year [UPDATED]

Many experts don’t believe autonomous vehicles will be in widespread use for a decade or more.

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March 28, 2018  

A delay of mass market driverless cars wouldn’t be a problem: Chen

Blackberry CEO sees 2025 for commercially available autonomous vehicles as more realistic.

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March 27, 2018  

New cars are quickly getting self-driving safety features

They include laser sensors, AI, larger viewing screens, cameras that can read speed limit signs, and systems that slow cars ahead of curves and construction zones.

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February 28, 2018  

Going driverless: Legal considerations for the auto industry

Introducing driverless vehicles into our lives comes with unique legal risks.

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February 27, 2018  

California OKs autonomous car testing without backup drivers

A major step toward getting autonomous vehicles to dealerships and onto the streets.

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January 17, 2018  

Magna to increase investments in electrification and vehicle autonomy

Says electric vehicles will only account for 6% of the global market in 2025 and 13% in 2030.

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January 15, 2018  

BlackBerry unveils new security tool at Detroit auto show debut

Its Jarvis software will scan all software components in a vehicle within minutes to predict and fix vulnerabilities.

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November 8, 2017  

Autonomous vehicle R&D centre opens in Stratford

Researchers to test self-driving technology in real-life traffic scenarios.

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October 16, 2017  

Garneau talks self-driving cars with Tesla execs, makes Canadian pitch

Emphasized R&D capabilities in Ontario and Quebec to complement potential production expansion.

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October 10, 2017  

Magna joins BMW, Intel to develop autonomous vehicle tech by 2021

Technology to be flexible, adoptable for integration by multiple automakers.

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October 9, 2017  

GM buys laser firm in bid to speed autonomous car research

Will work with Cruise Automation team to develop the next generation of laser sensors called Lidar.

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June 14, 2017  

GM has already made 130 self-driving Chevrolet Bolts for testing

Will join 50 Bolts that are already being tested in San Francisco; Scottsdale and the Detroit area.

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June 8, 2017  

Autonomous cars with no human backup may hit the road next year

Delphi, Transdev to use driverless taxis and a shuttle van to carry passengers on roadways in France.

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March 14, 2017  

Intel to buy Mobileye for $15B in race for a driverless future

Deal merges eyes and brain elements of the autonomous vehicle.

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October 20, 2016  

Tesla equipping cars to drive completely on their own

Musk predicts the technology will be twice as safe as a human driver butut will jack up vehicle prices.

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September 15, 2016  

Ford embraces mobility, expects lower profit in 2017

Ambitious plan to invest in emerging businesses will damp pretax profit.