Tag: Autonomous

Porsche Vision Renndienst Interior Revealed With Center Driver’s Seat, Lounge-Like Third-Row

Porsche unveiled the Vision Renndienst last fall and now the company has released the first interior pictures. While there was little doubt the electric van would have an interesting cabin, few would have guessed it was designed for a world of autonomous driving. Described as a “journey far into the future of mobility,” the Vision […]

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Israel’s REE Automotive To Set Up Operations In Austin, Production Slated For 2023

Israeli tech and e-mobility company Ree Automotive has announced plans to open its U.S. headquarters in Austin, Texas. Ree have developed a flat “skateboard” chassis EV design that promises to offer an adaptable take on electric vehicles. The company decided to set up shop stateside in order to cater to demand within the growing U.S. […]

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QOTD: What Are The Dumbest New Car Features And Options?

When it comes to luxury and convenience features on new cars, we’ve never had it so good. Even the most ordinary family cars often come with the kind of gadgets that were reserved for six-figure CEO mobiles a generation ago – if they even existed at all. Most of that equipment make out cars safer […]

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Six New GM Models Getting Super Cruise, Trailering Now Possible

General Motors announced today that it will be adding its Super Cruise hands-free driving technology to the 2022 model year Cadillac Escalade, CT4, and CT5, as well as the Chevrolet Silverado and the GMC Sierra and Hummer EV Pickup. “We’re excited to expand Super Cruise to even more new models with additional capabilities to provide […]

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Mobileye Shares Unedited 40-Minute Video Of Its Autonomous Vehicle Driving In NYC

Intel-owned Mobileye announced that it has successfully run three autonomous vehicle tests in New York City, North America’s busiest city. The test is a crucial step in Mobileye’s plans to commercialize its autonomous technology, because of New York‘s rich variety of scenarios and high density of vehicles. If an autonomous vehicle can make it in […]

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Consumer Reports Has Serious Safety Concerns With Tesla’s Full Self-Driving Beta

Consumer Reports has raised serious safety concerns about Tesla’s Full Self-Driving beta that is currently being tested by owners on public roads. For quite some time, Tesla has allowed select owners to install and test its advanced driver-assistance system and recently, the Full Self-Driving beta 9 system was released. Beta testing is far from a […]

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Tesla Launches Full Self-Driving Subscription, Even Though It Is Nowhere Near Achieving Full Autonomy

Tesla has launched its monthly subscription service for its Full Self-Driving package, even though it is still a long way away from offering a true Level 5 fully-self driving package to customers. The car manufacturer has previously sold its Full Self-Driving package as a $10,000 option but it has now ditched that option in favor […]

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Self-Driving Startup Aurora To Go Public, Raise $2 Billion Through SPAC Merger

Self-driving startup Aurora is going public through a merger with a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) dubbed Reinvent Technology Partners Y. Aurora was founded in 2017 by the former head of Google’s autonomous vehicle program, Chris Urmson, and ex-Uber self-driving engineer Drew Bagnell. It also went on to recruit Sterling Anderson, the former head of […]

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