Tag: Autonomous Cars

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Ford, Volkswagen join forces on electric, autonomous cars

July 12, 2019

Via: Reuters

Ford and VW have already started cooperating in the area of commercial vehicles as part of the auto industry’s broader effort to redraw production and sales footprints to cope with more stringent regulation and fragmented markets. VW will invest $2.6 […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Awake at the wheel: Automakers tap VR to banish boredom in autonomous cars

June 14, 2019

Via: Reuters

Automakers have long focused on getting drivers to sit tight and pay attention to the road. Now, as the industry moves to self-driving cars and drivers become passengers, they face a new problem: how to tackle passengers’ boredom. “Once customers […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Ford Europe’s Future Under Scrutiny Again As Profit Prospects Melt

June 13, 2018

Via: Forbes

As Ford Motor prepares revolutionary but unspecified changes to enable the company to survive and thrive in an era of autonomous and electric cars, investors are wondering if unprofitable parts of the company like Ford Europe can survive the transition. […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

When It Comes to Autonomous Cars, Google is Waymo Advanced Than Competition

August 29, 2017

Via: Industry Week

For months now, Tesla Motors has grabbed headline after headline for its autonomous car technology. Guess that’s what happens when a company actually delivers early batches of a wildly anticipated model that will incorporate more autonomy than ever. Uber, too, […]