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Self-Driving Cars Could Slash Auto Sales By Nearly 50%

Self-Driving Cars Could Slash Auto Sales By Nearly 50%

America's auto market is booming right now, but a study from the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute suggests that today's sky-high sales figures could plummet in the next decade, as autonomous cars start hitting the streets. ALSO SEE: Subaru BRZ Vs. Scion FR-S: Compare Cars To... read more

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Cruise RP-1

Cruise Could Make Your Car Autonomous For $10,000 (With Caveats): VIDEO

If things go according to plan, autonomous vehicles will begin driving themselves into showrooms within the next year or two. They'll be limited at first, but they'll still... read more June 25, 2014 by 


 
Intel

Intel Inside (Your Autonomous Car)

In 2007, Steve Jobs changed the world by introducing the iPhone. At the time, people thought, "This is fantastic! Apple has taken my phone, my iPod, and my Filofax, and... read more June 3, 2014 by 


 
Google Self-Driving Car Prototype

Google Debuts Its First Autonomous Car: Is This The Future Of (Non) Driving?

When you think of Google and autonomous cars, you probably think of a Toyota Prius retrofitted with radar, cameras, and other high-tech toys. But as we reported last year... read more May 28, 2014 by 


 
Volvo ‘Drive Me’ autonomous car pilot project in Gothenburg, Sweden

Will Autonomous Cars Destroy City Budgets?

The first generation of autonomous cars to hit the roads in Europe, China, and the U.S. over the next few years won't be fully self-driving, but they'll be able to handle... read more May 27, 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 


 
The Navia shuttle, the world's first commercially available autonomous car

Navia, The World's First Autonomous Car, Is Now On Sale (Video)

The world is changing more rapidly than you think. How rapidly? Consider this: 1. The world's first commercially available, fully autonomous car has arrived. 2. It didn't... read more January 8, 2014 by 


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

Study: 54 Million Autonomous Cars On The Road Within 21 Years

No matter how much government agencies hem and haw, it's clear that autonomous cars are coming. In fact, some early versions are set to arrive within the next couple of... read more January 6, 2014 by 


 
Self-driving pod car to service Milton Keynes, U.K.

U.K. Promises To Have Autonomous Cars On The Road By 2017 (Video)

We talk a lot about the changes that autonomous cars will bring to the road. But what often gets left out of the discussion is how autonomous cars will upend the auto... read more November 11, 2013 by 


 
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe rides in an Autonomous Drive Nissan Leaf (November 9, 2013)

Japan's PM Rides In Autonomous Electric Car. When Will Obama Do The Same? (Video)

Over the weekend, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe took a spin around parts of Tokyo. Ordinarily, that wouldn't be too newsworthy, but this was no ordinary spin: the prime... read more November 11, 2013 by 


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

Would You Consider An Autonomous Car If It Came With A Deep Insurance Discount?

At this point, the question isn't whether autonomous cars will become a reality. We already know the answer: yes, they will. And soon. Now, the question is: when will the... read more November 6, 2013 by 


 
Chevrolet EN-V Concept, autonomous two-seat urban electric car, October 2011

Will Self-Driving Cars Mean The End Of Highway Fatalities?

Autonomous cars are coming, slowly but surely. Over the past several years, automakers (and Google, of course) have unveiled an array of self-driving technologies, with some... read more October 24, 2013 by 


 
Nissan autonomous vehicle prototype

Nissan Autonomous Cars Coming To Showrooms By 2020

When it comes to high-tech features, Nissan's achievements are often overshadowed by those from other automakers. But Nissan has been working long and hard to make its cars... read more August 28, 2013 by  0


 
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  0


 
Michigan state capitol, Lansing (photo by Brian Charles Watson)

Michigan Mulls Law To Allow Self-Driving Cars

First, there was Nevada. Then, California and Florida. Now, according to Detroit News, Michigan is considering legislation that would allow autonomous vehicles on the state's... read more February 19, 2013 by  0


 

 
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