WZZM13.comSelf-driving cars will bring big changes to West Michigan, panel saysWZZM13.com"Most of the automakers, Google, Tesla, they are all saying that these cars will be publicly available in the 2018 to 2025 time frame," she said. The first big changes may happen to semi trucks, in part because they typically drive on the freeway ...and more »
CNETWhy Toyota's Scion brand may sell more cars after it's dead and buriedCNETOn Wednesday, Toyota announced plans to shutter its long-struggling Scion brand, putting an end to an experiment that started 13 years ago. That the Japanese auto giant decided to wind down its long-struggling division was not a surprise. However, the ...and more »
NJ.comVolkswagen sold more than 17K polluting cars in N.J., lawsuit saysNJ.comTRENTON — New Jersey authorities have filed a state lawsuit against German car manufacturer Volkswagen after the company admitted outfitting millions of diesel-fueled cars with software designed to cheat on emissions tests. Calling it "one of the ...Despite horrific diesel eng […]
The VergeIt looks like Google wants to charge its self-driving cars wirelesslyThe VergeFCC filings spotted by IEEE Spectrum suggest that Google is in the process of installing wireless charging systems at its headquarters campus and the nearby Castle facility — a former Air Force base where the company tests its self-driving cars.Google is exploring wireless […]
KHOUHow you can drive exotic cars without the exotic priceKHOUPointing to the luxury cars, he says, "We have two Ferrari 430 Scuderias, a Lamborghini 570-4 Superleggera, a Lamborghini Gallardo 550 -2 Balboni edition, a Nissan GTR Black edition and a Porsche 911 Carrera S. Each cars is valued between $100,000 to ...
New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TVNYC crane collapse: 1 killed, 3 injured after massive crane crashes onto cars; it was 'like an earthquake'New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TVLOWER MANHATTAN — A massive crane that was being lowered as a safety precaution because of high winds ended up collapsing onto a narrow TriBeCa street Friday morning, killing one per […]
WTAE PittsburghFire tears through several cars in South Side SlopesWTAE Pittsburgh"These aren't good times for any of us in this business. It's really slow," he said. "People are having a tough time getting their cars fixed and we try to help people down here." Arson investigators are looking into the fires to determine what spa […]
Self-driving cars will soon be street-legal, and California is getting a jump on regulating themABA JournalSo it's only fitting that California is at the center of the growing movement to give cars, trucks and other motor vehicles the technology to allow them to do more for their owners than just get them from Point A to Point B, regardless of traffic j […]
FiveThirtyEightHow Many Cars Will Get Stuck In Traffic?FiveThirtyEightThere is a very long, straight highway with some number of cars (N) placed somewhere along it, randomly. The highway is only one lane, so the cars can't pass each other. Each car is going in the same direction, and each driver has a distinct positive ...
WIREDThe Case for Making Self-Driving Cars Think Like HumansWIREDCar crashes kill more than a million people each year, and roughly 90 percent of them are the result of human error. That's the strongest argument for developing self-driving cars: Humans are lousy drivers. Coolly logical robots, the thinking goes ...and more »