Advertisement
Find a Car
Go!

Google Autonomous Car

 
Not So Fast, Google: Autonomous Cars In California Still Need Steering Wheels, Brakes

Not So Fast, Google: Autonomous Cars In California Still Need Steering Wheels, Brakes

In May of this year, California's Department of Motor Vehicles published safety guidelines aimed at manufacturers of self-driving cars. A few days later, Google unveiled a prototype of its first autonomous car built in-house. The prototype looked dramatically different from the modified Toyota... read more

August 26, 2014 by  -
 
Google self-driving car demonstration screencap

City Streets? Google's Self-Driving Car Project Says, "Yeah, We Got This"

Getting an autonomous car to navigate highway traffic? That's old hat. Even automakers that haven't announced plans for self-driving cars offer safety features like adaptive... read more April 29, 2014 by 


 
Volkswagen iBeetle and iBeetle Cabriolet

Forget MyFord & All The Rest: Apple & Google Are Going To Own Your Dashboard

The sad fact is, cell phones aren't perfect. Sure, they keep us connected to friends around the globe, but they also make it possible for us to spend entire holiday dinners... read more January 3, 2014 by 


 
Toyota's Automated Highway Driving Assist (AHDA) maintains inter-vehicle distance

Toyota Will Roll Out Autonomous Cars By The 'Mid-2010s'

Autonomous cars are coming -- that much we know. Nissan promises to debut models by 2020. So does Mercedes-Benz. Tesla may arrive a few years earlier. And Google, the company... read more October 11, 2013 by 


 
The founders of Google and one of their autonomous Toyota Prius hybrids

Would You Buy A Car From Google? You May Soon Have The Chance

For years, we've reported on Google's development of self-driving cars -- or more accurately, on Google's development of self-driving car technology. Until recently, many... read more August 26, 2013 by  1


 
Survey: men, women, and car safety

Who Can Do More For Auto Safety: Apple Or Volvo?

Every auto brand has an image to uphold, a claim to fame. Jeeps are rugged, Mercedes-Benz cars are long-lasting, Hondas are reliable -- or so marketers would have us believe... read more May 13, 2013 by  2


 
The founders of Google and one of their autonomous Toyota Prius hybrids

What's Holding Up Autonomous Cars? You People, That's What

If you're itching to get your hands on a self-driving car, there's something you can do to speed up the process: talk to your neighbors. That's one of the tips gleaned from a... read more April 18, 2013 by 


 
Dean Winters as 'Mayhem' in Allstate ad campaign

Autonomous Cars & The Death Of Auto Insurance

We are not fortunetellers or time-travelers from the distant future, but there are some things we know for sure: The days of physical money and credit cards are numbered... read more April 1, 2013 by  2


 
The founders of Google and one of their autonomous Toyota Prius hybrids

When Autonomous Cars Collide, Who's At Fault? Vaccines Could Provide An Answer

The matter is settled: autonomous cars are coming. But they raise a serious question that no one's been able to answer: when a self-driving car is in an accident, who's to... read more March 8, 2013 by  2


 
CA Governor Jerry Brown, State Sen. Alex Padilla, and Google's Sergey Brin beside an autonomous car

Google's Autonomous Car: Now Street-Legal In California

Google began testing autonomous vehicles on California roads in 2009. Now, it can do so legally: yesterday afternoon, Governor Jerry Brown signed SB 1298, which officially... read more September 26, 2012 by  2


 
The founders of Google and one of their autonomous Toyota Prius hybrids

Consumer Watchdog Chases Google's Autonomous Car

Autonomous cars are a hot topic of conversation nowadays. Fans of the status quo see them as a waste of time. Driving enthusiasts see them as the harbinger of a boring, 55... read more September 11, 2012 by  1


 
Audi TTS "Shelley" Autonomous Car

Study: Self-Driving Cars Could Arrive Sooner Than You Think

Over the past decade, a number of high-tech tools have arrived to help make driving easier, simpler, and more automated. A new study suggests that the jump from those tools... read more August 7, 2012 by 


 
Google's autonomous car

In Nevada, Google Gets America's First Autonomous Car License

Google's self-driving car is now 100% street-legal -- at least in Nevada. Last summer, Nevada passed legislation making it the first state in the U.S. to allow self-driving... read more May 8, 2012 by  1


 
Google's Self-Driving Toyota Prius

Google Wants To Work With Automakers On Self-Driving Cars

Like a scene straight from the movie I, Robot, self-driving cars are quickly becoming a reality. Google wants to see autonomous cars on the roadways, but doesn't want to... read more May 2, 2012 by  1


 
Audi TTS "Shelley" Autonomous Car

Autonomous Cars Are Coming: Will You Buy One?

They're here. Well, maybe not yet. But autonomous cars are coming. And like electric powertrains and rising ocean levels, there's little we can do to stop it. Not that all of... read more April 30, 2012 by  10


 
Stanford/Audi TTS autonomous Pikes Peak car, aka 'Shelley'

Nevada Green-Lights Self-Driving Cars, Assigns Red Plates

Take a drive down the Las Vegas strip, and there are plenty of things to catch your eye -- flashing lights, brightly colored fountains, pirates. But the most interesting... read more February 17, 2012 by 


 
Advertisement
Advertisement

 
© 2014 The Car Connection. All Rights Reserved. The Car Connection is published by High Gear Media. Stock photography by izmo, Inc. Send us feedback.