autonomous cars

Renault-Nissan Wants to Make ‘Robo-Taxis’

Carmaker Renault-Nissan wants to make a “robo-taxi,” driverless public transport vehicles and autonomous cars aimed at the mass market. It’s all part of the alliance’s strategic plan released Friday, which focuses on spreading electric and autonomous vehicles into affordable price ranges. The alliance announced that through 2022 it will expand development of vehicles with different levels of autonomous technology, starting…

GM To Begin Testing Autonomous Cars On Michigan Public Roads

General Motors plans to begin immediately testing autonomous cars on public roads in Michigan. The announcement comes one week after Gov. Rick Snyder signed legislation that allows the cars to be tested on public roads without a driver or a steering wheel. The automaker says that for now it will have a human driver as a backup in the Chevrolet…