Automotive

Researchers have developed Martti—a self-driving vehicle with a system that is designed to maneuver rough and icy conditions.
4:11pm
1.18.2018
Autonomous vehicles are gobbling up headlines and stoking the fire of a technological revolution that could ultimately reshape the transportation landscape.
by Michael Davis, PE, DBIA – RS&H, National Tolls and Technology Service Group Leader
10:54am
1.16.2018
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New technology—dubbed Brain-to-Vehicle (B2V)—could lead to cars that adapt to the driver, to making the driving experience more enjoyable.
3:49pm
1.10.2018
The new approach could also enable accurate distance measurements through fog, which has proven to be a major obstacle to the development of self-driving cars.
by MIT
11:26am
12.22.2017
There are two main causes for crashes involving autonomous vehicles.
by Srikanth Saripalli, Texas A&M University, The Conversation
9:12am
12.8.2017
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UCLA readiness atlas provides a wealth of information to assist decision-makers in meeting consumer demand.
by UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs
3:47pm
12.5.2017
Truck drivers may soon be added to the list of electric vehicle users.
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3:04pm
11.17.2017
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Toyota sells about 10 million vehicles a year around the world.
by Yuri Kageyama, The Associated Press
10:33am
11.16.2017
Uber is unveiling its plans to offer a kind of subway of the air, by which commuters can get from one side of a major metropolitan area to another.
by Seth Augenstein, Senior Science Writer
9:00am
11.9.2017
The new radar—called WARLORD—enables a human-like interpretation of the surrounding world.
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10:33am
10.26.2017
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The researchers used the cooperative perception algorithms as the basis for the software framework.
by EPFL
9:28am
10.4.2017
The company sees its entire model lineup running on electricity in the future.
by Tom Krisher, AP Auto Writer
9:08am
10.3.2017
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Dyson has been working on vehicle technology on and off since 1990.
by The Associated Press
8:15am
9.27.2017
The alliance aims to increase the range of its electric cars to more than 600 kilometers, smaller batteries and speeded-up charging time.
by Angela Charlton and Masha Macpherson, Associated Press
1:20pm
9.15.2017
The research findings around the h-BN layers show that its mechanical properties are similar to diamond but are much cheaper, more flexible and lighter.
by Queen's University Belfast
1:11pm
9.7.2017
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The House voted to give the federal government authority to permit deployment of up to 100,000 of the vehicles annually over the next several years.
by Joan Lowy, Associated Press
3:14pm
9.6.2017
University of Delaware researchers have developed a new technology that could speed up the commercialization of fuel cell vehicles.
by University Of Delaware
2:32pm
9.5.2017
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The goal of this experiment for both companies is to gain a new understanding of how customers view food delivery by these futuristic cars.
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10:25am
8.29.2017
The Defense Science Board Report on Autonomy heavily emphasizes the need for autonomous systems to have a strong degree of trust.
by DARPA
12:40pm
8.18.2017
Hackett said spending on the future is small compared with how much Ford spends on car and truck development.
by Tom Krisher, AP Auto Writer
1:01pm
8.17.2017
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Computational human body models simulate how the body’s bones, organs and connective tissues react to external objects and forces.
by Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
10:11am
8.17.2017
The Driver Alcohol Detection System for Safety (DADSS) Research Program is working to tackle drunk driving using technology.
by Robert Strassburger, President and CEO, Automotive Coalition For Traffic Safety
9:21am
8.16.2017
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A new technique that can change plastic's molecular structure to help it cast off heat is a promising step in that direction.
by University of Michigan
1:49pm
8.3.2017
The Hyperloop One XP-1 accelerated for 300 meters and glided above the track using magnetic levitation before braking and coming to a gradual stop.
by Hyperloop One
1:08pm
8.2.2017
Eighteen towns and cities will comprise the first phase of the route.
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3:27pm
7.31.2017
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Tesla delivered the Model 3 small car to its first 30 customers - all employees - at a company party Friday night.
by Dee-Ann Durbin, AP Auto Writer
9:15am
7.31.2017
Lyft is calling its unit "Level Five," the industry term for fully-autonomous vehicles.
by The Associated Press
9:41am
7.24.2017
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Engineers conducted this trial on their private test track in the Nevada desert.
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8:00am
7.17.2017
Diesel cars might be the best bet for the environment, according to a new study.
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2:29pm
7.14.2017
Scientists are working to implement a decision-making feature to self-driving cars so they have the ability to make the ethical decisions that human drivers do.
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11:07am
7.14.2017
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