No Formal Investigation Into Tesla Battery Fires, After U.S. Safety Regulators Reject PetitionAutomobile safety regulators in the U.S. have denied a petition seeking an investigation into Tesla software updates, after a number of car battery fires.
Tesla Autopilot Crashes Under Formal Investigation By National Highway Traffic Safety AdministrationThe U.S. government has opened a formal investigation into Tesla's autopilot Partially Automated Driving System, saying it has trouble spotting parked emergency vehicles.
At Least One Tesla Autopilot Feature Was Active During Texas Crash That Killed 2Contrary to past claims, Tesla said Monday that one of its autopilot features was active during the April 17 crash that killed two men in Spring, Texas.
More Questions About Tesla's Autopilot After 3 Crashes & 3 DeathsAfter three deadly crashes involving Tesla vehicles the company’s autopilot driving system is facing increased scrutiny.
As Cars And Trucks Get Safer, Drivers Take More RisksAs cars and trucks become safer, with new and more advanced features, drivers use them to engage in ever more risky behavior.
Federal Investigators Say Tesla Autopilot Was In Use Before Deadly CrashAn investigation shows a Tesla involved in a fatal crash with a semitrailer in Florida earlier this year was operating on autopilot.
Despite Skepticism, Tesla Gears Up For Fully Self-Driving CarsTesla CEO Elon Musk appears poised to transform the company's electric cars into driverless vehicles.
Report: Uber Driver Streaming "The Voice" Just Before CrashThe human backup driver in an autonomous Uber SUV was streaming a television show just before the vehicle struck and killed an Arizona pedestrian.
Autonomous Waymo Vehicle Involved In 5-Car Crash In ArizonaPolice in a Phoenix suburb say a self-driving Waymo vehicle was among five cars involved in a collision, but no serious injuries were reported.
Driverless Cars Give Hope To Blind - Are Automakers Onboard?Self-driving-car advocates say that in addition to helping the disabled, the vehicles will allow people to do other tasks while driving and make roadways safer by removing human error.
Arizona Crash Marks 1st Death Involving Fully Autonomous VehicleA fatal pedestrian crash involving a self-driving Uber SUV near Phoenix could have far-reaching consequences for the new technology.
Google-Bred Waymo Aims To Shift Robotic Cars Into Next GearGoogle's self-driving car spin-off is accelerating efforts to convince the public that its technology is almost ready to safely transport people without any human assistance at all.
Lyft Joining Forces With Jaguar Land Rover In Tech VentureThe next Lyft car you book may soon be a Jaguar or a Land Rover. The British company behind the two iconic car brands announced that it was investing $25 million into Lyft to help the ride-hailing business expand.
Autonomous Cars (No Human Backup) May Hit Roads Next YearAutonomous vehicles with no human backup will be put to the test on publicly traveled roads as early as next year in what may be the first attempt at unassisted autonomous piloting.
Texas House Approves Regulations For Self-Driving CarsThe Texas House has approved safety standards for self-driving cars, hoping to better regulate technology that's already been tested on the streets of the state capital.