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Autonomous Cars

Self-driving cars are finally here, and how they are deployed will change how we get around forever. From Tesla to Google to Uber to all the major automakers, we bring you complete coverage of the race to develop fully autonomous vehicles. This includes helpful explanations about the technology and policies that underpin the movement to build driverless cars.

Ford-VW alliance expands to include autonomous and electric vehicles

Self-driving shuttle crashed in Las Vegas because manual controls were locked away

Elon Musk says free self-driving chip upgrade could come to older Teslas this year

Waymo gets green light in California to pick up passengers in self-driving cars

Waymo hires engineers from shuttered robot startup Anki to work on its self-driving trucks

From robot toys to self-driving trucks

Apple buys self-driving startup Drive.ai just days before it would have died

Alphabet’s Sidewalk Labs unveils its high-tech ‘city-within-a-city’ plan for Toronto

Argo AI will spend $15 million to form a self-driving car research center

Waymo strikes a deal with Nissan-Renault to bring driverless cars to Japan and France

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Domino’s teams up with Nuro for driverless pizza delivery in Houston

VW breaks with Amazon-funded autonomy startup for one backed by Ford

GM’s hands-free driving feature to work on 70,000 additional miles of highways this year

Watch Cruise’s self-driving cars perform 1,400 unprotected left turns in 24 hours

GM’s new ‘digital nerve system’ will enable over-the-air software updates on all vehicles

US Postal Service will use autonomous big rigs to ship mail in new test

Tesla didn’t fix an Autopilot problem for three years, and now another person is dead

Tesla’s Autopilot was engaged when Model 3 crashed into truck, report states

It is at least the fourth fatal crash involving Autopilot

GM’s self-driving division Cruise raises another $1.15 billion

GM working on major upgrades to Super Cruise before kicking off 2020 rollout

Tesla’s new AI chip isn’t a silver bullet for self-driving cars

It’s Elon Musk vs. everyone else in the race for fully driverless cars

Tesla’s new self-driving chip is here, and this is your best look yet

Here are Elon Musk’s wildest predictions about Tesla’s self-driving cars

Elon Musk says Tesla will allow aggressive Autopilot mode with ‘slight chance of a fender bender’

Here’s how to watch Tesla’s self-driving event today

Uber’s self-driving unit gets $1 billion investment from SoftBank and Japan’s auto industry

Waymo’s app is now in the Google Play Store, but don’t expect to hail a driverless car right away

California to allow testing of light-duty self-driving trucks

Elon Musk explains the camera inside Tesla’s Model 3

Watch a self-driving car handle hairpin turns like a race car

high-speed, low-friction maneuvers

Why congestion pricing can save cities from their worst possible future

New York City is finally getting its own self-driving shuttle service

Donald Trump is reportedly no fan of self-driving cars

Nuro’s robot delivery cars are coming to Houston, Texas

New documentary Autonomy makes the convincing case that self-driving cars will change everything

Local Motors wants to prove 3D-printed self-driving shuttles are safe

Waymo will sell LIDAR to customers who won’t compete with its robot taxi business

Uber won’t be charged with fatal self-driving crash, says prosecutor