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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.

Daimler is beating Tesla to making semi-autonomous big rigs

Riding in Daimler’s new semi-autonomous big rig

Robot delivery startup Udelv partners with Walmart and Baidu

Toyota’s self-driving cars can now fit more junk in their trunks

GM’s Cruise partners with DoorDash to test autonomous food delivery

The pilot will commence in early 2019 in San Francisco

Uber’s self-driving cars return to public roads for the first time since fatal crash

Uber approved to restart self-driving tests in Pennsylvania

Controversial ex-Uber engineer claims to have completed a coast-to-coast self-driving trip

Audi pulls the curtain back on its self-driving car program

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Riding in Waymo One, the Google spinoff’s first self-driving taxi service

Going on a coffee run with Waymo One

America’s first self-driving car bill gets last-minute push from Congress

Police may have used Tesla’s Autopilot feature to stop driver asleep at the wheel

Ford’s self-driving cars are really good, but are they good enough to win?

I went to Miami to immerse myself in Ford’s AV Westworld

Ford teaming up with Walmart and Postmates on robot deliveries

Waymo’s paid driverless taxi service could launch next month, says report

Tesla has found a new chairperson to replace Elon Musk

Tesla’s Navigate on Autopilot is like Waze on steroids

A subtle, but consequential, improvement to Autopilot

Uber seeks permission to resume self-driving car testing on public roads

Waymo gets the green light to test fully driverless cars in California

Volkswagen, Intel, and Mobileye will launch a self-driving taxi service in Israel in 2019

Global preferences for who to save in self-driving car crashes revealed

Lyft unveils a new self-driving car and acquires an AR startup to help it build maps

Nvidia delivers its self-driving car safety report to the feds

Ford will test self-driving cars in Washington, DC, with an emphasis on ‘equity’

Self-driving school bus project stopped after government intervenes

Tesla stopped promoting the ‘Full Self-Driving’ option for its cars

The future of transportation is being underwritten by Saudi Arabia

GM’s data mining is just the beginning of the in-car advertising blitz

Audi taps Huawei to help power self-driving cars in China

Mercedes-Benz wants to make the 2020 S-Class partially autonomous

Hands-free driving is coming

Self-driving cars need a common language to talk about safety, or they will fail

Waymo’s driverless cars hit a new milestone: 10 million miles on public roads

Volvo’s next generation of cars will use Nvidia’s self-driving car platform

Tesla’s first Autopilot safety report is short on details

US will rewrite safety rules to permit fully driverless cars on public roads

Peugeot’s e-Legend Concept is a muscle car for the electric age

Fewer people died in car crashes in 2017, but the outlook is still grim

GM’s Cruise will get $2.75 billion from Honda to build a new self-driving car