Research from Move UK has opened the door to more rapid development of automated driving technologies, with much less data intensive methods now required to test driver assistance systems.
Vehicles should have a sufficient level of security to guard against cyber attacks before they are allowed to be used in fully autonomous mode, the insurance industry urged.
The auto industry is facing a skills shortage, with a quarter of Brits (26%) and less than one in five women (19%) saying they would consider a job in a garage.
The vote by the full parliament follows a provisional deal reached by the EU institutions last month.
Audi has unveiled its AI:ME autonomous electric city car at the Shanghai motor show.
The UK’s departure from the EU must be orderly, with a deal that supports both the industry and technological collaboration, especially in data, says the SMMT.
By Sandeep Sovani, global director Automotive Industry at ANSYS
Drivers of fully autonomous vehicles should not be held liable for crashes involving their cars while the technology is in charge, says the Association of British Insurers.
Minimum road infrastructure safety standards will be extended to national roads across the EU, after a provisional deal was agreed.
IAM RoadSmart has published a white paper called Driving While Distracted: Challenges and Solutions, which examines the reasons why so many motorists’ minds wander.
The Government has announced that a process is being developed to support the advanced trials of automated vehicles.
DriveTech has launched a new whitepaper in their continuing series, this latest titled ‘Autonomous driving – will they be safer and where does this leave the “driver”?’.
JLR has developed technology that beams a series of projections onto the road to show the future intentions of the self-driving vehicle.
Government approves three tests of self-drive vehicles. Jonathan Manning reports
The Toyota Research Institute (TRI) will introduced its new P4 automated driving test vehicle at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, today.
By Sandeep Sovani, director, Global Automotive Industry, ANSYS
Kia is developing new technology that will enable its cars to monitor a driver’s emotional state and tailor the interior environment to create a more enjoyable experience.
By Steve Beattie, head of business sales, Volvo Car UK
Autonomous vehicle trials carried out by the DRIVEN consortium will begin on London’s roads before Christmas.
Autonomous vehicles could initially lead to increased congestion, according to a new study by Arthur D Little (ADL).
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