"We will return the cities to the people."
The result will be a "precipitous decline" to 2.1 million sedan sales annually in the United States by 2030 from 5.4 million sales currently.
Automation could help alleviate the trucking industry's "workforce problem."
Uber has signed a deal with NASA to develop air-traffic control systems for the low-flying, unmanned vehicles.
Please don't allow self-driving cars to drive like people in the Pacific Northwest
When fully autonomous vehicles hit the road en masse, we can expect fewer accidents, less traffic, and reduced tailpipe emissions. But according to two reports, we could also see sharp increases in the consumption of booze due to self-driving cars, and even more time spent staring at screens, binge watching and being bombarded by ads. In a recent report, Morgan Stanley predicted that booze will get a significant boost in sales since the technology could allow people to drink more if they know t
"I am concerned we are moving too fast in a very, very strategic area that we have to make sure we are doing it right because lives are involved."
The utopians see benefits to autonomy, but brace yourself for the unintended consequences
There will be initially a small number of cars available, each with a driver in the front seat in case something goes wrong.
"We're going to give it a shot and see what happens," Quicken Loans' Dan Gilbert says.
Ford's VP for autonomy says Domino's delivery is just an appetizer.
Will the car sit idly by while you go through Border Patrol questioning?
They're working on a system to make EVs plug themselves in.
The future looks weird.
One player says the driver shouldn't be expected to.
We've known since the Consumer Electronics Show back in January that the 2018 Leaf will get semi-autonomous technology. Now Nissan has provided a look - a glimpse, anyway - at the Leaf ProPilot Assist system. In the image released by Nissan, above, we see the driver's display - and a button on the steering wheel labeled "Pilot." Push that and voila, or presumably voila, the displays at left are activated. There's a blue "Pilot" light at top that must indicate the system is in engaged, and likew
During a 37-minute drive, his hands were on the wheel for 25 seconds.