self-driving cars

Tesla CEO Elon Musk
Jae C. Hong/AP, file
April 22, 2019 - 7:55 am
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tesla CEO Elon Musk appears poised to transform the company's electric cars into driverless vehicles in a risky bid to realize a bold vision that he has been floating for years. The technology required to make that quantum leap is scheduled to be shown off to Tesla investors...
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Tesla via CNN
March 02, 2019 - 7:21 pm
By Matt McFarland (CNN) - - Tesla is selling its cars with the option of "full self-driving capability," a feature that's drawing criticism from experts on self-driving technology. They say CEO Elon Musk is playing fast and loose with definitions, overselling the technology and potentially creating...
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Mark Blinch/Reuters via CNN
January 04, 2019 - 10:25 pm
By Peter Valdes-Dapena (CNN) -- Some year soon, the late-night food delivery from your local restaurant might arrive at your front door without the delivery guy. General Motors' subsidiary Cruise Automation, which makes technology for self-driving cars, has teamed up with food delivery company...
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General Motors
(AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)
October 03, 2018 - 4:49 pm
(AP) -- General Motors and Honda are teaming up on self-driving vehicle technology as big automakers and tech giants race to develop the next generation of personal transportation. Japan's Honda Motor Co. will invest $2.75 billion in the autonomous vehicle unit run by General Motors Co., called GM...
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This March 1, 2017, file photo shows an exterior view of the headquarters of Uber in San Francisco.
AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File
August 28, 2018 - 10:14 am
By Michael Liedtke and Tom Krisher, AP Business Writers SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Uber is teaming up with Toyota to build self-driving cars for its ride-hailing service after its efforts to do it alone were derailed by a fatal collision and allegations of high-tech theft. Toyota, based in Japan, is also...
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