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.
Report: Fiat Chrysler, Google In Partnership TalksThe partnership would be the first to match an automaker with Google's 7-year-old autonomous car project, which is now part of the so-called X lab at Alphabet Inc., Google's parent company.
Google, Fiat Partner To Develop Self-Driving MinivansGoogle and Fiat Chrysler are on the verge of inking a deal to develop 100 self-driving minivan prototypes.
Experts Say Self-Driving Cars Not Ready For RoadsEngineers and safety advocates are telling the government that self-driving cars are more likely to be a threat than a boon to public safety because of unresolved technical issues.
Experts Caution Self-Driving Cars Aren't Ready For RoadsSelf-driving cars are more likely to hurt than help public safety because of unsolved technical issues, engineers and safety advocates told the government Friday, countering a push by innovators to speed government approval.