Autonomous Ford Mustang acts drunk at the track

At the Goodwood Festival of Speed, Siemens unveiled its 1st generation Ford Mustang equipped with autonomous driving technology. During the show the engineers from both Siemens and Cranfield University wanted to showcase what their self-driving technology can do, however, on the day of the run it didn’t go as planned. A video segment posted by…

GM’s Cruise may soon roll out autonomous taxi rides

GM’s Cruise division has actively been in discussions with San Francisco city officials through emails to prepare a pilot program roll out of its autonomous vehicles. Through some of the emails it shows discussion of a mandatory “law enforcement action plan,” which is to properly train its self-driving vehicles in regards to how respond to…

Uber self-driving prototype’s crash was ‘entirely avoidable’

The accident investigation has revealed that the incident between Uber’s autonomous Volvo XC90 and the bicyclist was ‘entirely avoidable.’ Reports indicated that the person behind the wheel of Uber’s self-driving SUV was watching an episode of “The Voice” during the time of the crash. Behind the wheel of the Volvo streaming “The Voice” on Hulu…

Kroger partners with Nuro for autonomous grocery delivery

Grocery store chain Kroger is partnering up with Nuro for autonomous grocery delivery. The delivery pilot program will allow Nuro’s self-driving pod shaped delivery vehicles to deliver orders to customers. The orders will be “last mile” deliveries on low speed streets. The Nuro’s cargo compartments will be well insulated to help keep food hot or…

Suzuki unveils its new Jimny

Suzuki exited the U.S. and Canadian auto markets back in 2012-13 for several reasons, its quite a shame as they have some interesting vehicles in their line-up. Suzuki pulled the wraps off of the all-new Jimny 4×4 on Monday and enthusiasts went wild. The styling looks quite like a Mercedes G-Wagon along with a nod…

Godzilla joins a Japanese police force

Japan’s first R35 Nissan GT-R police vehicle has entered police service in Tochigi Prefecture as the city received a brand new Nissan GT-R police car. The Nissan GT-R a.k.a. Godzilla with its 565hp twin-turbo V6 will soon be ready for duty and prowl the highways of Tochigi prefecture, speeders will certainly have more heart pounding…