The Automated Vehicle Safety Consortium (AVSC) has agreed to best practice for safety testing procedures for autonomous vehicles.
StreetDrone, the autonomous solutions company, has said the industry needs to tighten its scope on specific projects rather than looking for “one-size-fits-all solutions”.
A new sensor developed by Draper has made it possible for self-driving cars to see through rain, snow and fog.
AVs can operate “smoothly, safely and legally in complex real-life situations”, according to project consortium.
Companies from the automotive and computing industries have formed a new consortium to develop a common computing platform for autonomous vehicles.
Transport & Environment urges regulation is needed to ensure autonomous vehicles are good for society and the environment.
Groupe Renault has started a public trial of its on-demand car service in Paris using autonomous, electric and shared Zoe Cab vehicles.
An all-day rush hour could be created by driverless cars clogging roads across European cities, a new study suggests.
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”?’.
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