Uber Bets On Big-Rigs As Companies Race Toward Self-Driving FutureThe on-demand car pioneer recently bought a company that’s designing autonomous big rigs and it’ll soon be testing self-driving passenger cars in the race among transportation rivals.
Uber To Begin Hauling People With Self-Driving CarsRide-hailing service Uber says it will start hauling passengers with self-driving cars on the streets of Pittsburgh in next several weeks.
Ford Says It Will Have A Fully-Autonomous Car By 2021Ford Motor Co. intends to have a fully driverless vehicle - no steering wheel, no pedals - on the road within five years.
Ford Rolling Out Fully Autonomous Cars For Taxis, Ride-Sharing In 2021Ford Motor Co. says it will have a fully autonomous vehicle ready to provide ride-hailing or ride-sharing services by 2021.
DOT Secretary Wants More Rigorous Review Of Self-Driving CarsU.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx says he wants government regulators and the auto industry to work more closely together to test self-driving technology before people entrust their vehicle's steering and brakes to a robot.
Elon Musk Says Tesla Working On Better AutopilotMusk gave no details on the improvements. He also didn't say when the updates might happen.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk Says He's Working On A Secret 'Masterplan'Elon Musk went on Twitter Sunday to say he's working on another "Top Secret Tesla Masterplan."
Tesla May Have Been On Autopilot In Pennsylvania CrashA Tesla driver reportedly said his vehicle was in Autopilot when it crashed in Pennsylvania last week. The report comes as federal investigators look into another crash involving a Tesla in self-driving mode that killed a driver earlier this year.
Google Self-Driving Tech Center Will Roll In DetroitGoogle said Wednesday it's opening a self-driving technology development center in the Detroit suburb of Novi.
Ex-Google Workers Aim To Put Self-Driving Big-Rigs On HighwaysOtto is aiming to equip trucks with software, sensors, lasers and cameras so they eventually will be able to navigate the more than 220,000 miles of U.S. highways on their own.
GM, Lyft To Test Fleet Of Self-Driving Electric Taxis General Motors and Lyft are reportedly planning to start testing a fleet of self-driving taxis within the next year.
Fiat Chrysler CEO: Self-Driving Cars Could Hit Streets In 5 YearsFiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne says working with Google convinced him that self-driving technology is closer than he thought and could be on the road in five years.