The future of mobility and last mile deliveries are the subject of two Government consultations launched today.
Irdeto will be showcasing software protection for keyless entry to today’s vehicles and cybersecurity defences for tomorrow’s autonomous vehicles.
By Glass's new car editor Becca Platt
Carmakers need to start building excitement around the possibilities presented by autonomous vehicles to overcome public uncertainty about entrusting their journeys to driverless cars, according to a cognitive psychologist.
A keynote speaker at this year’s Future of Transportation Conference has proposed transforming the HS2 rail project into the world’s first autonomous car and truck superhighway.
A new project is under way to test how a changeable system of kerbside markings could prepare the UK’s road network for the future needs of connected and autonomous vehicles (CAVs).
Risks could increase when autonomous systems hand control back to driver, safety experts warn.
Thatcham Research and the ABI (Association of British Insurers) is calling on carmakers to be careful how they describe vehicles sold with autonomous features.
The Government is inviting companies to bid for a share of £30 million funding to support the development of self-driving vehicles on UK roads.
Claims that self-driving cars could avoid 90% of road deaths by eliminating human error are untested, says a new report by the International Transport Forum.
European Commission announces road safety measures, including mandating autonomous emergency braking (AEB), built in breathalysers and drowsiness detection.
New laws introduced that will allow drivers to use remote control parking and other advanced driving assistance (ADAS) systems on British roads.
Findings from the Venturer self-driving car trial, published in a new report by Axa Insurance UK and law firm Burges Salmon, highlight potential dangers.
Bhavesh Patel switched on his car’s autopilot before moving to the passenger seat while travelling along a motorway.
A JLR led consortium of connected car specialists has been awarded £4.7m to help fund automated vehicle research.
Driven, a consortium researching autonomous vehicles, has made its first public demonstration of its work with two cars driving autonomously.
Eight million cars shipped in 2025 will feature Level 3, 4 and 5 autonomous technology, predicts ABI Research.
UK Connected Intelligence Transport Environment (UK CITE) demonstrated its latest innovations at Jaguar Land Rover’s Gaydon site.
While the majority of British motorists would feel comfortable in an autonomous vehicle, 85% would not want to share with other passengers.
The DfT says safety remains paramount, which is why it is supporting the industry with “full and proper trials and safe testing environments”.
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