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Homm Experience Pod Is the AV of the Future, Comes With Customizable Interior Space
Homm Experience Pod Is the AV of the Future, Comes With Customizable Interior Space

1 Nov 2021, 14:41 UTC / The vehicle of tomorrow is autonomous and ready to meet a variety of user needs. The Homm Experience Pod is such an AV, with a customizable interior space

 
Autonomous Trucks to Get Cyborg-Like Thermal Vision
Autonomous Trucks to Get Cyborg-Like Thermal Vision

21 Sep 2021, 12:11 UTC / Plus and Teledyne FLIR now working on a thermal vision system that could be used to back existing autonomous truck systems

 
Honda to Launch Mobility Service in Japan, Testing Begins This Month
Honda to Launch Mobility Service in Japan, Testing Begins This Month

9 Sep 2021, 09:32 UTC / Before launching the famous Cruise Origin in Japan, Honda will first use a special mapping vehicle to pave the way for the upcoming testing program.

 
GM Builds Two More Ultium Battery Plants, EV/AV Investments Rise to $35 Billion
GM Builds Two More Ultium Battery Plants, EV/AV Investments Rise to $35 Billion

17 Jun 2021, 07:40 UTC / GM announces a huge 75% investment increase in Ultium battery development, Hydrotec fuel cell technology expansion and self-driving vehicle production.

 
Lexus and Some TED Fellows Rethink Automated Cars With Emphasis on Drivers
Lexus and Some TED Fellows Rethink Automated Cars With Emphasis on Drivers

30 Oct 2020, 12:13 UTC / The globally renowned TED has always been a great source of automotive-related content, now even more so as the industry undergoes major transformation

 
Tesla Full-Self Driving Beta Rollout Starts, Is "Slow & Cautious as It Should"
Tesla Full-Self Driving Beta Rollout Starts, Is "Slow & Cautious as It Should"

21 Oct 2020, 07:53 UTC / Elon Musk confirms rollout to select drivers from the early access program, promises it will be “extremely slow and cautious”

 
Add This to the “How Not to Be a Tesla Owner” File: Driver in the Passenger Seat
Add This to the “How Not to Be a Tesla Owner” File: Driver in the Passenger Seat

1 Oct 2020, 04:58 UTC / North Carolina man jumps in the passenger seat, puts his newly-acquired Model X on Autopilot and lets it drive itself on the highway in heavy traffic

 
The Qoros Milestone Concept Brings Cybertruck Angularity to Sedans of the Future
The Qoros Milestone Concept Brings Cybertruck Angularity to Sedans of the Future

29 Sep 2020, 05:08 UTC / Qoros shows future design trends to be found in future EVs with the Milestone concept: angular but curvy, fully autonomous and packed with entertainment options

 
The Hyundai Ioniq Cabin Is How Your Car Becomes Your Personal Butler
The Hyundai Ioniq Cabin Is How Your Car Becomes Your Personal Butler

28 Sep 2020, 06:31 UTC / What a brave new world: Hyundai imagines a not-too-distant future in which the driving experience will be replaced by something entirely else

 
Mercedes-Benz Takes the Vision AVTR on a Road Test: Welcome to the Future
Mercedes-Benz Takes the Vision AVTR on a Road Test: Welcome to the Future

28 Sep 2020, 03:39 UTC / The Vision AVTR is a fully functional prototype, designed as a living organism with which the human can interact organically, without speech

 
Downfall of the Human Drivers, or How Technology Is Making Them Redundant
Downfall of the Human Drivers, or How Technology Is Making Them Redundant

24 Dec 2019, 00:05 UTC / This past decade has seen car tech advance in leaps, to the point where a future where cars will drive themselves is near, whether we like it or not

 
Concept Cars of the Future – A Hotel Room That Drives While You Sleep
Concept Cars of the Future – A Hotel Room That Drives While You Sleep

23 Dec 2019, 23:00 UTC / The Autonomous Travel Suite can be used individually or as part of a larger network of Autonomous Hotel Facilities to offer extra amenities for longer stays

 
Self-Driving Truck Drove Across the US to Deliver Butter, All on Its Own
Self-Driving Truck Drove Across the US to Deliver Butter, All on Its Own

19 Dec 2019, 15:21 UTC / The journey started in Tulare, California and ended in Quakertown, Pennsylvania, covering 2,800 miles and 12 states in just 3 days without disengagement

 
World’s First Self-Driving Baggage Tractor Deployed at French Airport
World’s First Self-Driving Baggage Tractor Deployed at French Airport

10 Dec 2019, 13:55 UTC / Autonom Tract AT135 is the first autonomous tractor to be tested in a real working environment, previews the future of smart airports

 
Tesla Model 3 on Autopilot Crashes Into Stalled Car, Police Cruiser
Tesla Model 3 on Autopilot Crashes Into Stalled Car, Police Cruiser

9 Dec 2019, 13:30 UTC / The driver of the Tesla was tending to a dog in the backseat, which caused the crash. The conversation on the misuse of in-car tech has been reignited

 
Concept Cars of the Future - AI Bonds With Driver in Autonomous Toyota LQ
Concept Cars of the Future - AI Bonds With Driver in Autonomous Toyota LQ

25 Oct 2019, 13:45 UTC / The Toyota LQ aims to create a bond between the on-board AI and the driver and passengers. It will also be fully electric and have level 4 autonomy

 
Self-Driving Mercedes-Benz S-Class Puts on a Turquoise Light Show
Self-Driving Mercedes-Benz S-Class Puts on a Turquoise Light Show

1 Feb 2019, 13:20 UTC / There are lights fitted onto the roof, in the windscreen, the radiator grille, the headlamps, the exterior mirrors and the lower area of the windows

 
DARPA to Teach Self-Driving Cars the Meaning of Incompetent
DARPA to Teach Self-Driving Cars the Meaning of Incompetent

1 Feb 2019, 10:22 UTC / Regardless of how smart they are, none of the systems currently available can evaluate their own abilities and admit when something is beyond their scope

 
Autonomous Driving Levels Explained
Autonomous Driving Levels Explained

3 Feb 2018, 08:03 UTC / Including the non-automateed vehicles, there are six autoamtiion levels, 0 to 5. Level five means full automation and zero driver input.

 
The Netherlands, Most Autonomous Driving-Friendly Country in the World
The Netherlands, Most Autonomous Driving-Friendly Country in the World

27 Jan 2018, 10:23 UTC / Autonomous driving can help save up to one million lives per year by eliminating human error as a cause of car crashes worldwide