Spiri is an EV-only ridesharing service where you’re the driver

(ENGADGET) – Here comes another entrant into the ride-sharing ring: Denmark’s Spiri. What separates this one is the company has developed its own fleet of electric vehicles for use, which

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Tesla’s Updated Autopilot Uses Radar For Safety, Can Exit Highways

(Jalopnik) – Joshua D. Brown was killed earlier this year when his Tesla Model S, cruising on Tesla’s Autopilot system, crashed into the broad side of a truck after confusing

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Get to Know Each Other Aboard This Self-Driving Motorcycle

(WIRED) – IT’S TIME TO imagine, design, and develop a new breed of urban vehicle. Something that will minimize the human footprint, that can operate year round in any weather,

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Ford Plans Self-Driving Car for Ride Share Fleets in 2021

By Alexandria Sage and Paul Lienert PALO ALTO/DETROIT (Reuters) – Ford Motor Co plans to offer a fully automated driverless vehicle for commercial ride-sharing in 2021, the automaker announced Tuesday,

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Ford Boosts Spending, Doubles Staff for Self-Driving Cars

By Paul Lienert DETROIT (Reuters) – Ford Motor Co <F.N> is hiking investments in Silicon Valley technology firms and more than doubling the size of its Palo Alto, California, research

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Audi Vehicles to Talk to U.S. Traffic Signals in First for Industry

By Alexandria Sage SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – German carmaker Audi is rolling out technology that will allow its vehicles in the United States to communicate with traffic signals, allowing for

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The Science Behind Why You Feel Sick When You Try to Read in the Car

(LIFE HACKER) – Some people get carsick when they try to read on the road, other people do it blissfully, but if you’re one of those folks who just can’t

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Nissan Revolution: Could New Petrol Engine Make Diesel Obsolete?

By Norihiko Shirouzu ATSUGI, Japan (Reuters) – Japanese automaker Nissan Motor Co <7201.T> has come up with a new type of gasoline engine it says may make some of today’s

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Tesla Removes ‘Autopilot’ from China Website After Beijing Crash

By Jake Spring and Alexandria Sage SHANGHAI/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Tesla removed the word “autopilot” and a Chinese term for “self-driving” from its China website after a driver in Beijing

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Electric Car Charging Station Companies Issue Warning Over VW Settlement

By Rory Carroll SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Electric vehicle charging companies are calling for independent oversight of the $2 billion Volkswagen AG <VOWG_p.DE> is required to invest in clean car

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