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AUTO LAB RADIO LIVE FROM NYC, Saturday May 25, 2019; WNYM Radio AM 970 7-9 AM

AUTO LAB RADIO LIVE FROM NYC, Saturday May 25, 2019; WNYM Radio AM 970 7-9 AM

Auto Lab Talk Radio on New York City's WNYM Radio AM 970 Is Streamed Worldwide On TheAutoChannel.Com Car Question or Concern? Automotive Career Opportunity, Call Toll Free 888-692-7234 To Speak With An Auto Lab Expert Auto Lab is a 28 year old interactive automotive-focused New York area radio call-in show hosted by Pr ... Continue reading

GM Digital Vehicle Platform Debuts

GM Digital Vehicle Platform Debuts

all-new electronic platform necessary for its next-generation of vehicles, EVs, active safety, infotainment and connectivity features, and the evolution of the Super Cruise driver assistance feature*. These and many other advancements are central to GM’s vision for a world with zero crashes, zero emissions and zero c ... Continue reading

World premiere: First cab-less and autonomous, fully electric truck in commercial operations on public road

World premiere: First cab-less and autonomous, fully electric truck in commercial operations on public road

15th May was a historic occasion. The first cab-less, electric truck – Einride’s T-pod – drove on a public road. ... Continue reading

Nutson Automotive News Wrap-up Week Ending May 18, 2019

Nutson Automotive News Wrap-up Week Ending May 18, 2019

Chinese Auto Sales 向下, Amsterdam "Smoking" ok Diesel and Gas Vehicles Not; Swedish Robot Trucks; Ride Hailing Increases Traffic In Cities; Tariffs; (Very)Hot Tesla's; ICE Smarts Buh-Bye; Volvo Battery Deal; Mercedes Formula 1 Batting 1000 ... Continue reading

Robotic Taxis Cost Twice As Much Per Mile As Taxis With Person Driving - MIT Study Shows

Robotic Taxis Cost Twice As Much Per Mile As Taxis With Person Driving - MIT Study Shows

SEE ALSO: MIT Study: Autonomous Vehicles and Public Health: High Cost or High Opportunity Cost? What the authors of the study discovered is that the cost per mile of a ... Continue reading

Babson College and the Toyota Mobility Foundation Team Up to Accelerate the Future of Mobility

Babson College and the Toyota Mobility Foundation Team Up to Accelerate the Future of Mobility

Babson College, the pioneer and global leader in entrepreneurship education, and the Toyota Mobility Foundation (TMF), Toyota's dedicated global foundation to help more people go more places, today announced a two-year partnership aimed at accelerating the development of creative mobility solutions that could be deploy ... Continue reading

Rolls-Royce Vision Next 100 Concept Takes Luxury On A Higher Level +VIDEO

Rolls-Royce Vision Next 100 Concept Takes Luxury On A Higher Level +VIDEO

By Henny Hemmes Senior European Eidtor LONDON - June 21, 2016: It is the first time in its 112 year history that Rolls-Royce has developed a "purely visionary" concept for autonomous driving with the use of an electric driveline. The British super luxury brand unveiled its Vision Next 100 concept during an event to cel ... Continue reading

Toyota REALLY BELIEVES In AI Launches $100M Silicon Valley Investment Fund

Toyota REALLY BELIEVES In AI Launches $100M Silicon Valley Investment Fund

Firm continues commitment to discover and invest in early-stage startups in autonomous mobility and robotics. ... Continue reading

Autonomous Vehicles: Reality sets in

Autonomous Vehicles: Reality sets in

Autonomous Vehicles (AVs), especially Shared Autonomous Vehicles (SAVs), have created a huge buzz over the last few years. An SAV is the transformative AV type that has the potential to revolutionise personal mobility and reduce the need, or desire, for people to own a car. ... Continue reading

Will Autonomous Cars Cure Overcrowding On Our Streets? - Special Guest Commentary

Will Autonomous Cars Cure Overcrowding On Our Streets? - Special Guest Commentary

By Bruce Hocthkiss - Supporters of autonomous cars talk about how they will virtually eliminate vehicular overcrowding in our cities. The argument seems to be that because the flow of vehicles will be smoother there will be fewer (if any) traffic jams. ... Continue reading

Toyota Venture to Build High-Definition Maps for Autonomous Vehicles from Space

Toyota Venture to Build High-Definition Maps for Autonomous Vehicles from Space

Toyota's automated driving software development company, Maxar Technologies Inc., a global technology innovator powering the new space economy, and NTT DATA Corporation, a leading IT services provider, today announced they will collaborate on a proof of concept building automated high-definition (HD) maps for autonomou ... Continue reading

Alphabet (Waymo) To Manufacture In Detroit's Former American Axle Plant

Alphabet (Waymo) To Manufacture In Detroit's Former American Axle Plant

DETROIT April 24, 2019; The AP reported that Google’s self-driving car spinoff Waymo says it will reopen an axle plant in Detroit to convert conventional vehicles so they can drive autonomously. The company says it will lease a now-closed American Axle & Manufacturing plant north of downtown so it can convert the veh ... Continue reading

Toyota Establishes Joint Research Institute with China's Tsinghua University

Toyota Establishes Joint Research Institute with China's Tsinghua University

Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) and Tsinghua University announced today that they have agreed to establish the Tsinghua - Toyota Joint Research Institute (Joint Research Institute) on April 21. Through the Joint Research Institute, the two plan to conduct various research together over the next five years. ... Continue reading

AUTO LAB RADIO LIVE FROM NYC, Saturday April 20. 2019; WNYM Radio AM 970 7-9 AM

AUTO LAB RADIO LIVE FROM NYC, Saturday April 20. 2019; WNYM Radio AM 970 7-9 AM

Auto Lab Talk Radio on New York City's WNYM Radio AM 970 Is Streamed Worldwide On TheAutoChannel.Com, Car Question or Concern? Automotive Career Opportunity, Call Toll Free 888-692-7234 To Speak With An Auto Lab Expert ... Continue reading

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