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Ford gathers street-smarts to guide cars of future

Ford gathers street-smarts to guide cars of futureFord plans to bring a fully autonomous vehicle to market by 2021, but says that’s just the start
  • Mobility
  • 6 days, 20 hours ago
Mobility

Tesla to haul mobile showcase around Michigan

Tesla to haul mobile showcase around MichiganTesla can’t open a store in Michigan, but it is towing a trailer around the state to show its offerings
  • Mobility
  • 6 days, 4 hours ago
Mobility

Ford expands Chariot shuttle service to Seattle

Ford expands Chariot shuttle service to SeattleFord continues expansion of Chariot shuttle service it bought last year
  • Mobility
  • 6 days, 9 hours ago
Mobility

Driverless shuttles to debut on UM campus in fall

Driverless shuttles to debut on UM campus in fallTwo self-driving shuttles will transport students and faculty on UM’s North Campus
  • Mobility
  • 1 week ago
Mobility

GM testing smart road tech with MDOT, Macomb Co.

GM testing smart road tech with MDOT, Macomb Co.Region races to develop “connected” roads and traffic signals that will ‘talk’ directly to the next generation of cars
  • Mobility
  • 1 week ago
Mobility

Self-driving vehicle maker to build shuttles in Mich.

Self-driving vehicle maker to build shuttles in Mich.French company NAVYA will manufacture autonomous shuttles in Southeast Michigan
  • Mobility
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Mobility

Keeping job was one fight too many for Uber CEO

Keeping job was one fight too many for Uber CEOUber CEO Travis Kalanick pushed out as company matures
  • Mobility
  • 1 week ago
Mobility

Tesla said close to plan for China production

Tesla said close to plan for China productionTesla’s China plan bolsters prospects in biggest market for EVs
  • Mobility
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Mobility

Uber adds option to tip drivers

Uber adds option to tip driversThe expanded earnings opportunities are the first step in what Uber is billing as “180 days of change” for drivers
  • Mobility
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Mobility

Bill would block state laws on self-driving cars

Bill would block state laws on self-driving carsProposed federal regulation of autonomous cars would be a win for carmakers
  • Mobility
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Mobility

Tesla on Autopilot hit truck in explosive cloud of dust

Tesla on Autopilot hit truck in explosive cloud of dustHundreds of pages of reports released on fatal 2016 Tesla crash
  • Mobility
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Mobility

Ford’s Smart Mobility arm extends to London

Ford’s Smart Mobility arm extends to LondonFord makes a bet on mobility with office in London
  • Mobility
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Mobility

Waymo retires Firefly test cars, focuses on Pacificas

Waymo retires Firefly test cars, focuses on PacificasThe two-seat Firefly vehicles served as an initial testing platform for driverless technologies
  • Mobility
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Mobility

U.S. pressed to regulate self-driving cars

U.S. pressed to regulate self-driving carsLawmakers and industry groups want federal oversight, but they cautioned against over-regulatation
  • Mobility
  • 2 weeks ago
GM

GM builds 130 self-driving Bolts, grows test fleet

GM builds 130 self-driving Chevy Bolts, grows test fleetGM grows autonomous Bolt EV test fleet to 180; will be tested in San Francisco; Scottsdale, Arizona and Metro Detroit
  • GM
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Autos

Demand fuels hot cars like the Civic Type-R

Demand fuels hot cars like the Civic Type-RDespite headlines about self-driving vehicles, there’s a whole new generation of driver-centric performance cars
  • Autos
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Autos

Software locks your phone while behind the wheel

Software locks your phone while behind the wheelTech startup has a cure for distracted driving
  • Autos
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Mobility

How Mercedes plans to recapture its lead in robo-cars

How Mercedes plans to recapture its lead in robo-carsHundreds of engineers collaborate on electric, self-driving cars as well as ride-sharing and robo-taxis
  • Mobility
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Mobility

Cook says Apple is focusing on self-driving car system

Cook says Apple is focusing on self-driving car systemApple chief says self-driving cars are one of the most difficult artificial intelligence projects
  • Mobility
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Henry Payne

Payne: Hot roddin’ in the Chevy Bolt EV

Payne: Hot roddin’ in the Chevy Bolt EVWe flog the all-electric Chevy Bolt between Woodward’s stoplights, at an autocross ... and to Hell and back
  • Henry Payne
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Mobility

Bosch, TomTom team up in road radar-mapping

Bosch, TomTom tout radar mapping for driverless carsRadar would see the things cameras can’t in order to guide robotic cars
  • Mobility
  • 3 weeks ago
Autos

Tesla director terms remain 3 years

Tesla director terms remain 3 yearsPension funds sought to limit members’ ties to CEO, Chair Musk
  • Autos
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Mobility

Waze unveils carpool app where riders chip in for gas

Waze unveils carpool app where riders chip in for gasUnlike Uber and Lyft, which take a commission from each ride, Waze Carpool operates more like an old-school carpool
  • Mobility
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Mobility

Chao ponders fed role in regulating driverless tech

Chao ponders fed role in regulating driverless techIndustry seeks a balance between promoting innovation and creating a map to getting their product to market
  • Mobility
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Mobility

Bill Ford: Self-driving crash rules will be up to feds

Bill Ford: Self-driving crash rules will be up to feds“No one manufacturer is going to be able to program in one ethical equation that is different than the others,” he said.
  • Mobility
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Autos

Feds in Detroit to hone self-driving pitch

Feds in Detroit to hone self-driving pitch to publicBuilding consumer confidence in coming technology among topics of NHTSA vehicle safety forum at Cobo this week
  • Autos
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Business

Uber posts $708M loss as revenue grows

Uber posts $708M loss as revenue grows; finance head quitsRide-hailing giant Uber has reported another multimillion dollar loss even as its revenues grow
  • Business
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
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