According to a study by AIG, safety of vehicles, including the risk of hacking, are key concerns among respondents, while ease of driving and lower insurance premiums are seen as compelling benefits of self-driving autonomous
Toyota Research Institute is showing it’s latest developments in self-driving for the investor community this week. Toyota is using both on-road testing and aritificial intelligence to work on its Chaufer and Guardian driving safety systems.
Edmunds.com reports that the love of midsize sedan such as the Toyota Camry and Honda Accord for families is waning while SUVs, trucks and compacts are are more popular. They contend that once owners get
Baidu announced the release of Apollo 1.5, the latest iteration of the company’s Apollo open-source autonomous driving platform that has gathered 70 strong partners so far. The company also announced a 10 billion RMB ($1.5
Cadillac started out the first official hands-free drive on American freeways from one side of the country to the other, using self-driving Super Cruise technology. Invited VIPs and media will put the power of Super
Adult motor vehicle drivers and passengers in America’s most rural counties had motor-vehicle death rates 3 to 10 times higher than those in the most urban counties, according to data released today in CDC’s Morbidity
It Child Safety Week and Cars.com announced the best cars with perfect scores for thie car seat check, developed by mothers for mothers The team tests each vehicle’s Latch system and its ease of use.
Bluetooth zero day vulnerabilities recently discovered by Armis Labs leave connected car open to remote cyber-attacks. Armis reported that eight Bluetooth-related vulnerabilities (four that are critical) affecting over 5 billion Android, Windows and Linux devices
Proterra, the leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, announced it has set a world record for driving the longest distance ever traveled with an electric vehicle on a single charge at the Navistar Proving Grounds
Vehicle insurance premiums in the U.S. over the next three to twelve months according to Runzhiemer. Runzheimer reported that Hurricane Harvey, along with other potential storms, could also drive up costs. Factors increasing cost more
Samsung and it’s subsidiaries made several announcements related to connected cars- the start of an autonomous/connected fund, remote over-the-air update software, new batteries and new partnerships. Funding New Technology Samsung established the Samsung Automotive Innovation
To combact distractive driving, computer algorithms developed by engineering researchers at the University of Waterloo can tell when drivers are texting or engaged in other distracting activities, then engage proactive means to drive the vehicle