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The Asahi Kasei AKXY2 Concept Is a Living Room on Wheels, Sustainable and Smart
The Asahi Kasei AKXY2 Concept Is a Living Room on Wheels, Sustainable and Smart

29 May 2022, 03:46 UTC / Tech company Asahi Kasei Group introduces the latest AKXY concept for the possible future, focusing on the three Ss: sustainability, satisfaction and society

 
Jeremy Clarkson Would Rather Drive Himself Than Let an AV Programmed to Kill Him
Jeremy Clarkson Would Rather Drive Himself Than Let an AV Programmed to Kill Him

24 Apr 2022, 03:00 UTC / The UK is preparing legislation for the dawn of fully driverless cars, but Clarkson is not impressed: autonomous vehicles are “instructed to kill you”

 
Billionaire Is Running for Senate on an Anti-Tesla, Anti-FSD Campaign: Unsafe at Any Speed
Billionaire Is Running for Senate on an Anti-Tesla, Anti-FSD Campaign: Unsafe at Any Speed

20 Apr 2022, 12:36 UTC / Dan O’Down runs a rival software company, but he claims his interest is merely in people’s safety, which is why he wants Teslas off the road

 
Driverless GM Cruise Car Gets Pulled Over by the Cops, Makes a Run for It
Driverless GM Cruise Car Gets Pulled Over by the Cops, Makes a Run for It

11 Apr 2022, 05:45 UTC / Video of a San Francisco PD cruiser pulling over a driverless Cruise goes viral, apparently shows the Cruise trying to bolt

 
Remembering the Golden Sahara, the Most Famous American Custom and a Technological Wonder
Remembering the Golden Sahara, the Most Famous American Custom and a Technological Wonder

25 Mar 2022, 06:56 UTC / Initially designed by George Barris out of his wrecked ‘53 Lincoln Capri, it was then turned by owner Jim Street into an early concept of autonomous vehicle

 
The Nuro Cargo Bot Wants to Be Part of Your Family, Is the First AV Produced at Scale
The Nuro Cargo Bot Wants to Be Part of Your Family, Is the First AV Produced at Scale

13 Jan 2022, 08:50 UTC / Nuro is the third-generation delivery robot from startup Nuro and the most refined model, with enhanced safety features and extra cargo space

 
Cadillac Halo InnerSpace Previews a Luxurious Future in Which the Car Becomes a Lounge
Cadillac Halo InnerSpace Previews a Luxurious Future in Which the Car Becomes a Lounge

6 Jan 2022, 05:07 UTC / The third entry into the Halo Portfolio arrives at CES 2022, shows a luxury two-seat Cadillac that is fully autonomous and electric, incredibly fancy

 
Tesla vs CNN: A Brooklyn Ride With FSD Beta and Very Frightening Results
Tesla vs CNN: A Brooklyn Ride With FSD Beta and Very Frightening Results

20 Nov 2021, 07:11 UTC / CNN Transportation Editor concludes that FSD Beta isn’t ready for public roads yet, Elon Musk and the Tesla community fight back against “staged” review

 
The MINI Urbanaut Could Really Go Into Production, But Don’t Hold Your Breath for It
The MINI Urbanaut Could Really Go Into Production, But Don’t Hold Your Breath for It

20 Nov 2021, 05:43 UTC / The lounge on wheels concept car drops by the 2021 LA Auto Show, and MINI bosses are still saying it could become a reality – though not sooner than 2028

 
The VW OnePod Imagines an Electric Autonomous Future in Which We’ll All Travel in Boxes
The VW OnePod Imagines an Electric Autonomous Future in Which We’ll All Travel in Boxes

16 Oct 2021, 14:00 UTC / The concept by the Volkswagen Group Future Center Europe in Potsdam is now on display, shows the future of urban mobility once Level 5 autonomy is achieved

 
The Audi skysphere Goes for a First Drive, With Supercar Blondie at the Wheel
The Audi skysphere Goes for a First Drive, With Supercar Blondie at the Wheel

11 Sep 2021, 06:40 UTC / Audi concept works in fully autonomous mode, but hides a steering wheel under the dashboard. Car vlogger gets to experience both

 
Toyota Autonomous e-Palette Pods Are Back on Duty After One Hit a Pedestrian
Toyota Autonomous e-Palette Pods Are Back on Duty After One Hit a Pedestrian

31 Aug 2021, 04:19 UTC / New safety measures will be implemented after one of the pods hit and injured a visually impaired judoka as he was crossing the street

 
Toyota Sidelines e-Palette “Autonomous” Pods After Accident at Tokyo Olympic Village
Toyota Sidelines e-Palette “Autonomous” Pods After Accident at Tokyo Olympic Village

28 Aug 2021, 06:36 UTC / One of the pods was making a slow-speed turn with the human operator in control and it hit a pedestrian. Toyota is collaborating in the investigation

 
The Cabin of the Porsche Renndienst Concept Van Is a Protective Pod With a Soul
The Cabin of the Porsche Renndienst Concept Van Is a Protective Pod With a Soul

27 Jul 2021, 06:10 UTC / Porsche goes down the rabbit hole, “far into the future of mobility,” to imagine the interior cabin of older concept for six-seat MPV, Renndienst

 
Pininfarina Teorema Is a Bullet-Shaped, Luxurious Take on the Autonomous Future
Pininfarina Teorema Is a Bullet-Shaped, Luxurious Take on the Autonomous Future

15 Jul 2021, 06:16 UTC / More than a car, Pininfarina creates a living space that is both accommodating and luxurious, practical and comfortable. It can also be driven, by the way

 
New Study Confirms What We Already Knew: We’re Not Ready for Autonomous Cars
New Study Confirms What We Already Knew: We’re Not Ready for Autonomous Cars

28 Jun 2021, 14:00 UTC / Survey among UK drivers show mistrust in driverless technology, even when admitting that driver-assist makes driving safer and less complicated

 
AI-Powered Trimaran Mayflower Suffers Glitch Ahead of Unmanned Atlantic Crossing
AI-Powered Trimaran Mayflower Suffers Glitch Ahead of Unmanned Atlantic Crossing

19 Jun 2021, 08:30 UTC / MAS400 was returned to England days after it started on the first autonomous crossing of the Atlantic. The trimaran’s mission is to collect ocean data

 
GM, Lockheed Martin Announce Electric, Fully Autonomous Lunar Rover
GM, Lockheed Martin Announce Electric, Fully Autonomous Lunar Rover

27 May 2021, 04:21 UTC / With “innovative capabilities,” the lunar rover will “support discovery in places were humans have never gone before,” the companies say

 
Here’s a Waymo Autonomous Car Getting Repeatedly Confused by Cones, Fleeing
Here’s a Waymo Autonomous Car Getting Repeatedly Confused by Cones, Fleeing

16 May 2021, 06:22 UTC / Waymo AVs have Level 4 autonomy and operate in a geo-fenced area in East Valley, Phoenix. This viral video shows current limitations of AVs

 
Elon Musk Was Right About the Tesla Model S That Crashed and Burned in Texas
Elon Musk Was Right About the Tesla Model S That Crashed and Burned in Texas

11 May 2021, 04:03 UTC / Tesla CEO said that the car was not on Autopilot, so it couldn’t have been driving itself; a preliminary report from the NTSB confirms it