October 3, 2019

A fleet of driverless cars have appeared at a London exhibition to show they can operate safely in the capital.  

The DRIVEN consortium, which is into its 30-month as a government-supported project, demonstrated the capabilities in the capital’s Olympic Park. 

The jointl...

September 30, 2019

According to The Sun, landing infrastructure firm, Skyports, has already agreed 15 rooftop licences for landing pads across London.

A number of the world's biggest technology and automotive companies including Uber, Airbus, BMW, Rolls-Royce and the Google-backed company...

September 13, 2019

Jaguar Land Rover’s venture capital arm InMotion Ventures has announced its follow-on investment into autonomous vehicle manufacturer Voyage.

The investment is part of a $31m (£25m) Series B fundraise, led by Franklin Templeton, with participation from Khosla Ventures...

September 5, 2019

The UK’s reputation for being one of the world leaders in the safe testing and roll-out of self-driving vehicles has been further enhanced today with the Minister of State for the Future of Transport, George Freeman, announcing that a new safety regime, called CAV PASS...

September 1, 2019

Transportation and technology company, Didi Chuxing (“DiDi”), have announced that as it accelerates its robo-taxi project, passengers will be able to hail self-driving vehicles from its app in a pilot robo-taxi service in Shanghai.

Cheng Wei, Founder and CEO of Didi Chu...

July 22, 2019

The RAC Foundation warn today that, in the future of driverless cars, people will need support if they are to be well prepared to take control should the vehicle they are travelling in unexpectedly seek to hand back the wheel.

Research by the Human Factors Resear...

June 30, 2019

Uber has issued a warning to the UK not to impede innovation or create artificial barriers, as it hints that it may move to bring autonomous vehicles into the UK market.

Uber told the Law Commission that there may potentially be "natural tension" between innovation and...

June 12, 2019

Car manufacturer Volvo and ride-hailing giants Uber, yesterday presented a jointly developed production car capable of driving by itself.

The companies say the vehicle will provide the next steps in the strategic collaboration between both companies, with the end goal...

May 8, 2019

Robocabs are finally here as it was revealed in The Telegraph that Waymo and Lyft have joined forces and are offering journeys in driverless cabs. 

Lyft, who are Ubers main rival in the US, revealed last Tuesday that its revenues had nearly double in the first quarter o...

April 24, 2019

An announcement was made from UK public company AB Dynamics. Their financial results were very good, but it was interesting to read their comments on vehicle technology.

The company specialises in testing systems for major car manufacturers including a range of driving...

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