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California Could Begin Fully Driverless Car Tests In April

02/26/2018, At the moment self-driving cars can be tested on the streets in public, but there is a catch and that is a human driver is required to be behind the wheel at all times to take control of the car should anything go wrong. However it seems that over in...

Nissan Self-Driving Taxi Service Being Launched In Japan

02/25/2018, With ride-hailing services like Uber actively exploring taxi services backed by self-driving cars, one of Japan’s biggest car manufacturers is now moving into this space as well. Nissan has announced its plans to launch its very own self-driving...


Uber Launches ‘Uber Express Pool’ In Select Cities

02/21/2018, Uber has an Uber Pool feature which allows passengers to group together if they are traveling along the same route. However it looks like Uber has since launched a slight variation of the feature called “Uber Express Pool” where it will be going live...

CEO: Uber’s Flying Taxis Could Be Launched In 5-10 Years

02/20/2018, Uber has been working on a “flying taxi” project which will see electric-powered vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) aircraft servicing passengers in busy cities. The company is hopeful that it will get the service up and running over the...

Sony Could Be Looking To Launch AI Taxi Hailing System

02/20/2018, When you think of ride-hailing systems, we’re pretty sure that Sony doesn’t come to mind, but apparently that’s a perception the company wants to change. In a report from Nikkei (paywall; via Engadget), it seems that Sony could be looking to launch...

VW’s Latest Self-Driving Concept Car Has No Steering Wheel

02/19/2018, It could eventually become common for cars to not have steering wheels but that depends on how quickly self-driving technology advances and how quickly all of the legal and regulatory hurdles are taken care of. Some major car manufacturers have already...

Aspark Owl Electric Supercar Hits 0-60MPH In Under 2 Seconds

02/19/2018, You may not be able to name a gasoline-powered car capable of reaching 0-60 miles-per-hour in under 2 seconds off the top of your head, let alone cars that are fully electric, but the Aspark Owl is going to be one name that’s now going to stick with...

Uber May Sell Southeast Asian Business To Grab

02/18/2018, If a new report is to be believed, ride-hailing service Uber might be thinking about moving out of the Southeast Asian market. The company is believed to be considering a sale of its Southeast Asian business to Grab, a regional ride-hailing rival that has...

Dyson Reportedly Working On A Trio Of Electric Cars

02/15/2018, Dyson isn’t a name that you would associate with cars. The company is known across the globe for its sleek vacuum cleaners but it’s now branching out into the automotive industry. Dyson confirmed last year that it’s developing an...

Lightyear One Solar-Powered Electric Car Could Arrive In 2019

02/11/2018, While electric cars are the solution to one of our problems, which is the diminishing of fossil fuels, it in turns creates other problems, namely the long wait when it comes to charging up. This is versus refueling your car with gas in which the process...

Audi And Porsche To Develop A Common Platform For Electric Cars

02/11/2018, Porsche and Audi are just two of the several brands owned by auto giant Volkswagen. The two brands already share car components between them, for example, the Porsche Cayenne and Macan have the same chassis as the Audi Q7 and Q5, and this sharing between...

Tesla To Make Coast-To-Coast Autonomous Drive In Up To Six Months

02/08/2018, Tesla initially planned on doing a coast-to-coast autonomous drive in the United States by the end of 2017 but that didn’t happen. The company has long touted the advanced semi-autonomous driving functionality of its all-electric cars and it will...