/

Browse autonomous vehicles articles

Mercedes-Benz partners with Nokia in smart map deal for connected vehicles


The Finnish technology company said in a press release it has partnered with Mercedes-Benz, on a trial basis, to develop smart maps for connected vehicles and eventually self-driving cars. The technology, featured at the Frankfurt auto show this week, is based on Nokia's HERE, a cloud-based mapping and location services unit. The smart map developed based on the requirements of autonomous ...
Read more

related more
spacer
spacer

More autonomous vehicles articles

Consumers Might Not Choose Autonomous Cars for the Love of Driving
Believe it or not, industry experts have discovered that the biggest barrier for self-driving cars would be the consumers’ love fro driving. Experts say that automakers will be ready to launch ...
Autonomous Vehicles to Hit the Market in 2025
Experts predict that self-driving cars will not hit the market sooner than 2025. Present at the Society of Automotive Engineers 2013 World Congress, experts said that even if self-driving vehicles are ...
Autonomous Vehicles Are Spreading, So Are Liability Laws
As Google’s self-driving vehicles have begun to expand, so are the liability laws in the US states. Nevada and California already have laws that require these type of vehicles to have ...
Bosch Study Shows 60% of European Drivers Consider Autonomous Cars a ‘Good Idea’
A recent study made by Bosch in Europe shows that the majority of drivers consider autonomous vehicles a good idea. Bosch, the world's largest supplier of automotive components, wanted to know ...
Continental granted license to test its autonomous cars in Nevada
Auto parts supplier Continental today received approval from the Nevada Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) to test autonomous vehicles on the state’s public roads. It is the first license granted by ...
NHTSA deputy director will join Google to manage its driverless car program
Ron Medford, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's deputy director, will leave the government agency to join Google Inc. in January. Medford will be the director of safety for Google's self-driving ...
Google Adds a Lexus RX 450h to Its Fleet
Google latest acquisition in its autonomous fleet vehicle is a Lexus RX 450h hybrid SUV. Google has already tested its Toyota Prius hybrids on a wide variety of traffic conditions and ...
Volvo tests three innovative safety features
Volvo is testing some interesting safety features that will equip its cars in the not so distant future. The three systems under testing are autonomous driving, animal detection and intersection ...
Google’s Self-Driving Car Tested by Blind Man in California
Blind man tested Google’s autonomous car on the public roads in California. "We announced our self-driving car project in 2010 to make driving safer, more enjoyable, and more efficient," said Google ...

latest automotive news
Schumacher’s stepbrother on Germanwings passenger list
Mar.28 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Michael Schumacher's step-brother was on the passenger list of the ill-fated Germanwings flight, it has emerged. The Berliner ...
Ferrari adds EUR 100m to F1 budget – report
Mar.28 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Ferrari is closing the gap to dominant Mercedes in more ways than one, according to reports. The fabled ...
Alonso role meant no Indycar for Magnussen
Mar.28 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Kevin Magnussen has admitted he let an opportunity to race in Indycar this year slide when Fernando ...
Next hurdle for Manor is 107pc qualifying rule
Mar.28 (GMM/Inautonews.com) After the silence of Melbourne, Manor finally got its engines running in Malaysia. The resurrected Marussia team cited ...
CVC would sell F1 to Red Bull – Ecclestone
Mar.28 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Bernie Ecclestone has welcomed reports Red Bull might be looking at buying formula one. Some journalists have speculated ...
Susie Wolff ‘disappointed’ with Sutil appointment
Mar.28 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Susie Wolff has admitted she is surprised and disappointed with Williams' latest signing. Given Valtteri Bottas' back issues ...
Manipulating excitement would kill F1 – Lauda
Mar.28 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Niki Lauda says Mercedes is staying out of the political debate surrounding the team's ongoing dominance of ...
Sutil’s legal issues with Sauber ‘not resolved’ – manager
Mar.28 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Adrian Sutil's legal dispute with Sauber is still ongoing. Late last year, although both the German driver as ...
Hockenheim warns Ecclestone of contract ‘consequences’
Mar.28 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Hockenheim has hit back at Bernie Ecclestone's suggestion that Germany might not return to the F1 calendar ...
Ecclestone lets frustration show in Malaysia
Mar.27 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Bernie Ecclestone cut a frustrated figure on Friday. Speaking to reporters in Malaysia, the F1 supremo refused to ...
BMW X5 xDrive40e is preparing for Shanghai debut
BMW is getting ready to officially present the new X5 xDrive40e during the 2015 Shanghai Motor Show, next month. The BMW ...
[VIDEO] Porsche 911 GT3 RS races Cayman GT4 in new promo
A new Porsche promotional video is showing the brand new Cayman GT4 and the 911 GT3 RS racing each other ...
It’s official – Mercedes-Benz confirms its first ever pickup truck
Mercedes-Benz has officially announced its plans to put a pickup truck into production by the end of the decade. The German ...
2016 BMW M135i gets massive photo gallery
BMW has released a large photo gallery with the recently unveiled M135i, the company’s hot hatch. After being officially presented to ...
PSA chooses France factory expansion instead of Spanish plant
PSA Peugeot Citroen announced that it decided to expand engine production through an upcoming investment plan, with the winner of ...
India: Honda to lift production capacity as demand recovers
The third largest Japanese automaker, Honda Motor Co., has announced recently it would invest around 9.65 billion rupees ($154 million) ...
McLaren plans 540C
A new entry-level sports car, to slot below the upcoming 570S, previously known as the Sport Series, will be developed ...
Honda S660 to get international version with a larger engine
The brand new Honda S660 sports car is believed to spawn an international variant which should be powered by a ...