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Toyota CEO under heavy criticism for automaker's EV slow EV strategy
All major automakers have plans for electric vehicles, especially as a shift away from fossil fuels continues, but Toyota is under heavy criticism.
Even more companies jumping into the autonomous delivery vehicle hunt
Autonomous vehicles are coming to a road near you, whether you like it or not, including smaller, lightweight autonomous delivery vehicles.
South Korea has ambitious plans to have 50% of cars autonomous by 2035
Are you comfortable with the idea of autonomous cars? Apparently South Korea is extremely comfortable with the idea, as the government has ambitious plans.
EV sales still rising, but more needs to be done to reach net-zero
Electric vehicle sales are going up, but there is still much left to do before we successfully reach net-zero by intended deadlines.
DHS shows off first fully electric federal law enforcement vehicle
The Department of Homeland Security will use the Ford Mustang Mach-E to help jump into the electric vehicle market to shift away from gas vehicles.
Automotive semiconductor market still all over the place
Semiconductor chip shortage wreaking havoc in the auto industry, with chip makers unable to keep up with surging demand from automakers.
CLEVON 1 autonomous delivery vehicle headed to North America
Clevon looks forward to bringing its CLEVON 1 autonomous delivery vehicle to North America now that it has opened a headquarters in Texas.
Daimler Trucks' Torc Robotics now running actual customer freight
Torc Robotics, a Daimler Truck subsidiary, is testing autonomous trucks, one step closer to fully autonomous trucks delivering freight on the open road.
Hertz to buy 175,000 electric vehicles from General Motors
General Motors and Hertz enter agreement for the car rental agency to buy 175,000 electric vehicles from the automaker over next few years.
Lyft assists the visually impaired with augmented reality
Lyft are working with Aira to assist the visually impaired in attempt to make catching a ride much easier.
BMW shows off new AR-ready cyberpunk future bike
With high-end AI, self-adjusting tech, and an AR visor, BMW's new cyberbike concept will be very, very hard to crash.
ArcaSpace creates first real-life hoverboard, on sale for $20,000
ArcaSpace is responsible for an authentic hoverboard, but it's the size of a coffee table and a bit expensive.
Microsoft, Volvo team up to develop autonomous car technology
Microsoft and Volvo forge relationship to develop autonomous car technology.
Hyundai hopes to have fully autonomous cars available by 2030
Hyundai plans on fully autonomous vehicles by 2030.
Software is absolutely critical in race to develop autonomous vehicles
Automakers are scrambling to develop and test software that could be used to power autonomous vehicles.
Google steps up autonomous effort by partnering with auto suppliers
Google looking for partners in the auto industry to help it develop self-driving vehicles.
Verizon unveils its Verizon Vehicle, connecting older cars
Verizon introduces its telematics service, Verizon Vehicle, available to almost 9,000 car models.
Report: Autonomous vehicle market to reach $42 billion by 2025
The autonomous vehicle market is expected to continue rising at a rapid pace.
Younger drivers more skilled at texting and driving than others
Despite it being dangerous for everyone behind the wheel, younger drivers fared better at texting and driving.
Toyota will take autonomous vehicle testing to the highway
Japanese automaker Toyota plans to test its autonomous vehicles on open highways.
Survey: Most motorists believe autonomous cars are dangerous
Survey finds 65 percent of drivers are concerned over fully autonomous vehicles.
Sales of Toyota Mirai begin next month, US debut mid-2015
The Toyota Mirai goes on sale next month, and will launch in the United States in mid-2015.
Keyless cars becoming popular target of theft among criminals
Vehicles with keyless entry and ignitions are becoming popular targets of theft by criminals.
Using Google Glass while driving is no safer than using a smartphone
It turns out distracted driving is distracted driving, and it doesn't matter if it's a smartphone or Google Glass, researchers find.
Miss a car payment? Technology prevents drivers from moving vehicles
A growing number of subprime car owners must deal with restrictions, such as ignition locks if payments are missed.
California continues to promote electric-vehicle charging stations
Electric-vehicle charging is becoming more popular in California as sales of EVs also rises.
NHTSA wants black boxes in all new cars beginning in 2014
NHTSA wants black boxes in all vehicles starting in 2014, reportedly to make vehicles safer.
Google's self-driving cars pass learners test, have logged over 300,000 test miles without an accident
Google's self-driving cars are a success, have logged 300k test miles without an accident.
Ford is driving toward a more interconnected future
Ford talk up the latest of their in-car tech, roll out the Evos concept car - the next-gen of cars.
Self-driving cars hit the highways of Europe
Volve sets self-driving cars onto the highways of Europe.
Battlefield 3 to get three downloadable expansions, first one 'Close Quarters' drops in June
Three new Battlefield 3 expansions are coming, first one arrives in June.