Self driving cars

U.S. Safety Agency

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) said on Thursday it has opened two new special investigations into crashes involving Tesla vehicles where advanced driver assistance systems are suspected to have been in use. The new crashes under investigation include an eight-vehicle crash on Nov. 24 on the Bay Bridge in San Francisco in which […]

Chinese EVs

The bankruptcy of Stellantis’ Jeep joint venture in China could spell trouble for other global automakers whose output has plunged over the last five years in the world’s largest car market, as domestic players rapidly overtake. The first joint venture failure by a foreign brand in the electric vehicle (EV) era, the Oct. 31 bankruptcy […]

Tesla’s Full Self-Driving Beta

Tesla Inc’s Full Self-Driving Beta software is now available to everyone in North America, Elon Musk said early on Thursday, as the automaker awaits regulatory approval for its cars to be driven without human oversight. “Tesla Full Self-Driving Beta is now available to anyone in North America who requests it from the car screen, assuming […]

Tesla Faces U.S. Criminal Probe

Tesla Inc is under criminal investigation in the United States over claims that the company’s electric vehicles can drive themselves, three people familiar with the matter said. The U.S. Department of Justice launched the previously undisclosed probe last year following more than a dozen crashes, some of them fatal, involving Tesla’s driver assistance system Autopilot, […]

Driverless Cars in Dubai

In the coming decade, Dubai’s transportation will undergo a significant change. Driverless cars in Dubai will soon become a common reality, and transportation is poised to undergo a revolution brought on by autonomous vehicles and other types of vehicles. The United Arab Emirates (UAE), a leader in research and development (R&D) and technology, has taken […]

Car production has been moving from petrol-based cars to electric vehicles with the main aim of fighting climate change by reducing CO2 emissions. The autopilot feature by Tesla in 2014 has been a notable improvement in advanced driver assistance systems taking the autonomy in cars to level 2 on the self-driving car scale out of […]

Many companies are developing cars in pursuit of the latest technological trends, making them follow the latest innovations to offer high-quality products to customers.  Creating a digitally developed vehicle is reasonable to enhance some desired features we anticipate seeing in the Robotaxi, such as big sliding doors providing easy access, face-to-face seating, 4-wheel steering, easier […]

Plans to develop new rules regarding self-driving cars in South Africa are taking place for the coming months, the Department of Transport said.    During a quarterly report to parliament this week, the department noted the research into the restrictions was approved then submitted. However, it missed internal deadlines in 2021.    Therefore, it expects to admit […]