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Volvo is working on a project that has robots pick up your trash while a human oversees everything from the relative comfort of the garbage truck.


Google has hired auto industry veteran John Krafcik to become CEO of its autonomous vehicles division.


Charles Bombardier envisions the hearse of the future: a driverless, all-wheel drive fuel-cell vehicle with a transparent coffin and a multimedia system.


You'd think that self-driving cars would be most vulnerable to remote hacks, but the biggest danger may come from someone nearby with a handful of cheap electronics.


Google's self-driving car has learned to navigate all sorts of roads, but it still has a problem when facing humans at a four-way stops.


Arizona, Look Out: Autonomous Vehicles Are On The Way

The University of Arizona and Uber have announced a deal that will test self-driving cars in Tucson and will help build up better mapping software.


Volkswagen's office in the Netherlands responded to popular demand on social media with this video showing a supposedly semi-autonomous baby stroller.


Error-Prone Tries To Proves One Little Thing

A new video game called Error Prone puts you in control of a car, and shows how the autonomous vehicles do a better job.


Tesla CEO Tweets New News

Tesla CEO Elon Musk says improvements to Model S (and Model X) autopilot technology will include autosteer and autopark. Also, the cars will be able to learn.


Your EV Can Go Charge Itself, Then Move Off The Charger

Volkswagen shows off its Valet Charge technology, called V-Charge, that allows a car to autonomously park itself, charge itself, and return to its owner via a smartphone app.


Audi has hustled its latest RS7 Piloted Driving prototype around Sonoma Raceway in just over two minutes, confirming in the process that the autonomous tech will feature in the next A8.


Uber's CEO told a venture capitalist that he would buy every one of the 500,000 self-driving cars Tesla plans to build in the next five years.


Collision-Avoidance, Pedestrian Detection On Deck For Blue Oval

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


Position Marks Change From Previous Policy That Kept Records Secret

Breaking with previous policy, the California Department of Motor Vehicles said Thursday it will now release reports from accidents involving self-driving cars.


Virginia is opening 70 miles of highways in the northern part of the state for autonomous cars, the first of which are expected to hit the road there in a year.


Michigan Plant Once Built GM Vehicles, WWII Bombers

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


If Projections Are Correct, Auto Industry Would Be Gutted

Car-sharing services and self-driving vehicles could combine to decimate the U.S. auto industry over the next quarter-century.


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.


Sergio Also Met With Apple's Tim Cook

FCA boss Sergio Marchionne recently took a trip through California where he had separate meetings with Elon Musk and Apple CEO Tim Cook.


Daimler, BMW, and Audi are teaming up to submit a bid for Here, Nokia's mapping division. However, they are taking on some some very powerful tech companies, including Uber and possibly Apple.


The Freightliner Inspiration Truck has been unleashed in Nevada, making it the first autonomous commercial vehicle operating on highways in the US.

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