Drive.ai pulls the plug on self-driving service in Frisco, Texas

Self-driving car startup Drive.ai is pulling out of Frisco, Texas — one of its launch cities — later this week, it announced on...

Elon Musk says the SEC’s attempt to hold him in contempt is ‘virtually wrong...

Elon Musk says the Securities and Exchange Commission is “virtually wrong at every level” for trying to hold him in contempt...

Elon Musk's Tesla Tweets Could Spark a Fight With the SEC

Elon Musk is, if nothing else, a warrior. He has battled short sellers. He was waged war against the auto industry and the...

As Rental Cars Fade Away, Avis Will Try Anything to Survive

A tidal wave of change is barreling toward the auto industry—and as with any wicked swell, some of the surfers in the water...
Autonomous Coast

Autonomous Coast’s self-driving shuttles are boring, and that’s by design

Between 47th and 48th street in the heart of Times Square, Coast Autonomous, a startup based in Pasadena, California, today showed off the...
Ouster raises $27 million and launches its autonomous car lidar out of stealth

Ouster raises $27 million and launches its autonomous car lidar out of stealth

A fledgling lidar startup is launching out of stealth today, backed by more than $30 million in investors’ money. San Francisco-based Ouster has officially...

Save the Scooters, Redesign the Streets, and Save San Francisco

The scooters have disappeared from San Francisco.In anticipation of regulations that took effect today, Bird, Lime Bike, and Spin have warehoused their fleets...

Uber's Self-Driving Truck Scheme Hinges on Logistics, Not Tech

The most impressive thing about the Uber trip from the Midwest to Southern California wasn’t that the truck drove itself the 344 miles...

Students Turn Chevy's Camaro Into a Eco-Happy Future Machine

If you’re looking for attention, drive an American muscle car, like a Chevrolet Camaro. The unmistakable exhaust growl of a V8 turns heads...

Waymo’s driverless cars hit a new milestone: 10 million miles on public roads

As it nears the launch of its first commercial service, Waymo is celebrating a new milestone: 10 million miles driven on...