Articles about Autonomous Cars

The industry is definitely going electric
Last week, Munich played host to its first major motor show since COVID-19 hit. And from what we saw, the realization that there's been a big gear change in the industry was incredibly apparent.To give it its official 'IAA
Although we’re not sure about the plant in there...
Like the open-topped, extending-wheelbase Skysphere that we saw back in August and the presumably city-sized Urbansphere that is set to be unveiled next spring, Audi's latest Gransphere concept has also been designed from the inside out and places
Was self-driving tech a factor in these mishaps?
Tesla is set to undergo scrutiny from US safety regulatory bodies yet again following multiple road mishaps involving the electric car brand's models and responding emergency vehicles.According to a report by Reuters, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has
It transforms from roadster to grand tourer with the push of a button
A variable wheelbase-that's the highlight of Audi's new concept called 'Skysphere.' What in the world is a car with an adjustable wheelbase, then? It's like a next-level convertible, only way more radical.To give you the gist,
Consumer Reports is a bit worried
Is the auto industry on the brink of ushering in the era of self-driving cars? If the recent rollout of Tesla's 'full self-driving' beta is any indication, the answer is no-at least not yet.US consumer organization Consumer
Think we’ll ever see autonomous PUVs in the PH?
Imagine the perfect PUV driver: He drives at manageable speeds, he's punctual, and perhaps most important, he always checks his side mirrors before making a move. Does he exist around these parts? Possibly. Though we reckon there aren't enough of
‘Extrapolating’
It appears Elon Musk might have gotten a little carried away hyping up Tesla's full self-driving capabilities earlier this year.According to a recent report by Reuters, Tesla privately admitted to the California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) that, contrary
Is this the future of taxi services?
In the Philippines, ride-hailing companies like Grab and, before it ditched the market, Uber, have overtaken taxis in the commuting hierarchy. But we think there's still a future for cabs in the transportation scene-albeit a driverless one.In Beijing,
That’s quite a payday
Lyft probably isn't familiar to some of you on account of its absence in the Philippine market. But alongside Grab and Uber, it's a pretty widely known ride-hailing service, despite only being available in the US.The company was
Or it’s in the pipeline, at least
Is an Apple car happening or not? The constant flow of reports online citing industry sources suggests that the speculation is, at the very least, warranted. But until we hear something official from the Silicon Valley tech giant or any of its
The brand says it’s open to the idea, though
Earlier this year, reports surfaced linking Hyundai to Apple's mysterious autonomous car project. Now, Nissan is supposedly in the mix as well.Not so fast, the Japanese carmaker says.According to a report by Reuters, Nissan has denied reports that it
The autonomous vehicle will transport athletes during the 2021 Tokyo Olympics
Toyota had big things lined up for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. But as we all know, COVID-19 happened, and all plans went down the toilet and the Olympics itself was postponed to 2021.Naturally, though, work for Toyota went on, and
This company has come a long way
It looks like Tesla might have another potential rival on its hands. This time, it comes not in the form of some major manufacturer in Europe or a Chinese electric-vehicle startup, but from a Vietnamese car brand.Remember Vinfast? Well, it
As well as a new flagship EV called the Celestiq
Flying cars really might become a reality sooner than we think. Car manufacturers are starting to venture into what could be revolutionary automotive technology of the future, and the future looks real exciting.The latest carmaker to announce its foray into flying
Will this finally push through?
Some exciting news for Apple fans today. According to a report by Reuters, the tech giant is once again pursuing plans to build its own car and has its sights set on beginning production by 2024.Apple's automotive aspirations first came
Are you down with this?
At the rate Amazon is expanding, it's only a matter of time before people wake up to find that Jeff Bezos has become the world's overlord-maybe even with a giant, veiny head and telepathic powers a la South Park.
Grow your own greens
The advent of electrification and other smart technologies has truly changed how automobiles are built. From sports cars, motorcycles, pickup trucks, and now this: the Monarch Tractor.It looks, sounds, and performs unlike any other traditional tractor we've seen before. Style-
In support of The Education Fund’s Food Forests for Schools program
We get it-among us lovers of cars and driving, it's understandable to have some degree of resistance to autonomous driving technologies. But we have to admit that all the travel restrictions and physical-distancing requirements forced upon us by the
The first car in the world to get certification for this
The next iteration of the Honda Legend might soon become the most intriguing offering in the Japanese carmaker's lineup. We know, we know, this is quite the statement when you take into account how exclusive this model is. But there's
Would you ride a self-driving car?
So, it looks like Teslas might be capable of 'full self-driving' by the end of the year. While our car guy side is no doubt excited, the other half of us wearing the tinfoil hat has only one word in mind: "
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