Highways England introduces self-driving dump trucks for road construction


Highways England has begun field trials of a self-driving dump truck at the construction of a new bypass in Cambridgeshire.

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.

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.
Gatwick Airport robot parking

Gatwick Airport wants robots to park your car


If the application is approved, Gatwick Airport will begin trials of "robotic automated valets" at its South Terminal as early as April 2019.

Volkswagen and Ford to build vans together


As a result of this new partnership, Ford and Volkswagen will work together on releasing new vans and pick-up trucks as early as 2022.
Top 5: CES 2019 coolest car tech reveals

Top 5: CES 2019 coolest car tech reveals


The Consumer Electronic Show in Los Angeles tends to attract the latest and greatest car technology reveals, and 2019 has been no exception.
Jaguar solves congestion delays with tech that

New Jaguar tech 'talks' with traffic lights


Jaguar claims its new system, which prompts drivers when there's a red traffic light ahead, will help reduce journey delays caused by congestion.
Motorists warned of over-reliance on automated driver assist technologies

Motorists warned of reliance on driver assists


Thatcham Research and Euro NCAP have highlighted the risks of relying on driver aids, after tests showed the assists vary wildly from car to car.
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.
Almost half of under-25s think driving should be on the school curriculum

Driverless cars may kill the driving test by 2040s


Self-driving vehicle technology could see driving tests made redundant within the next few decades, the vehicle checker HPI has predicted.
Autonomous systems are

Safety body warns of 'self-driving' misinformation


The UK car safety body Thatcham Research has warned the misinformation on autonomous cars is "lulling drivers into a false sense of security".
Driverless cars on UK roads this year after rules relaxed

Driverless cars on UK roads this year


Fully driverless cars could take to Britain’s roads this year under plans to scrap the requirement for a safety driver to be in control at all ti
Would you use this new autonomous flying taxi from Audi and Airbus?

Would you use the new Audi autonomous flying taxi?


Ask weary travellers to name the worst aspect of international travel and it’s likely they will highlight the time-consuming business of getting...