Volvo and Uber claim world’s first fully autonomous production car


Volvo says it's made the first fully self-driving production car — though it's not ready to go on sale just yet.

Teslas could have no steering wheels by 2021


Elon Musk has courted controversy yet again, by suggesting Tesla could build autonomous cars with no steering wheels within the next two years.
Tesla owner uses car's 'Summon' mode to remove daughter's loose tooth

Man pulls out daughter’s tooth with a Tesla


It used to be common practise to extract a loose tooth with a length of string and a slammed door, but an enterprising Tesla owner has used...
Incredible 1958 Golden Sahara II future car had light-up tyres and a remote control

Golden Sahara 2 had light-up tyres, remote control


The Golden Sahara II was a shining example of 1950s future car visions, with self-driving tech and glowing tyres.
“Advanced” autonomous car trials could start in the UK this year

Self-driving cars held back by potholes,poor 4G


Motorists in the UK could see self-driving cars on the road by the end of 2019, but poor 4G coverage and potholes are hampering progress.

Projector tech lights way for autonomous cars


Jaguar Land Rover has shown where it thinks autonomous tech is going, by creating a projector that lets pedestrians know where the car is going.
Audi's flying taxi prototype takes to the skies for the first time

Audi's flying taxi prototype takes to the skies


Audi has proudly declared "flying taxis are on the way", after conducting the first test flight of the vehicle it's been developing with Airbus.
Why Volvo won't be putting a car on its stand at the Automobility LA motor show

Volvo won't be showing any cars at LA show


Volvo has said it won't be taking a car to the Automobility LA show; instead it will showcase its vision for the future of mobility.
Self-steering systems to shut down after one minute if drivers take hands off the wheel

This brand was voted top for self-driving safety


As all the industry gears up for a potential autonomous revolution, it appears one brand stands out for perceived safety.
Autonomous cars could be allowed to break the speed limit

Autonomous cars could be allowed to speed


The Law Commission is investigating whether future laws should allow self-driving cars to break the speed limit under certain circumstances.
Motorola's autonomous police car scans suspects and drives them to jail

Motorola files autonomous police car patent


Motorola's patented tech would allow criminals to be detained and questioned by judges in autonomous police cars.
IKEA imagines autonomous future with seven self-driving car concepts

IKEA reveals its autonomous vehicle vision


IKEA's research arm has unveiled a range of self-driving concepts — ranging from autonomous pop-up shops to mobile offices and surgeries.
Jaguar Land Rover trials

Jaguar Land Rover trials autonomous “virtual eyes”


Jaguar Land Rover has fitted “virtual eyes” to autonomous pods, to see if they’ll have an impact on people’s confidence in self-driving cars.