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Epic Mind Drive Offers Emissions-Free Telepathy

A UK insurance company tricks out a BMW i3 with a robot pilot that receives brainwaves to let you mind-control the car.


Collision-Avoidance, Pedestrian Detection On Deck For Blue Oval

Ford will bring more autonomous driving technology to the US from Europe.


Michigan Plant Once Built GM Vehicles, WWII Bombers

Federal government commits about $250,000 to convert historic factory site to self-driving technology center.


It's One Way To Make The Driver Engage

To make its auto-passing system work with insurance liability in the real world, Tesla might force drivers to switch on their turn signal to activate the autonomous tech.


Stop-And-Go Driving Autonomy May Be Available Next Year

Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn writes about improving technologies for autonomous-driving capability.


It's A CGI Video You Could Watch While Not Driving

Bosch has a video mock-up of the future of autonomous driving in a Tesla Model S, but it isn't saying how close this tech actually is to reality.


Those Tesla Model S electric vehicles look good, but anyone worried about computers taking over our roads may want to steer clear of them starting next year. That's because 2015 may be when such vehicles will have autonomous-driving capabilities, according to an interview Tesla Chief Elon Musk conducted with CNN Money.


At what point does a car cease to be a car and start becoming a people-mover? One survey hints that we're less than two decades away from that eventuality. Whether auto enthusiasts think that's a good thing is another matter altogether.


It's not a UFO, but this UDO (unidentified driving object) is causing almost as much of a stir on Reddit, Tesla Motors Club and other sites as a visit from Sanyassan marauders. It's tough to see in the video still above, but what we're looking at here is a Tesla Model S with a big ole something on top.


Automakers are always looking to push the boundaries with experimental technology, but BMW seems to be ahead of the curve with respect to autonomous vehicles. Previously, BMW was sticking to closed circuits to show off its TrackTrainer. Now, however, the German automaker is venturing out on to public roads, and it's doing so with an automated 5 Series fitted with advanced ConnectedDrive technology.

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