Automotive Technology

GM says it's mass-producing cars without steering wheels

Jan 12, 2018

General Motors says it is making the first mass-production autonomous car without a steering wheel or pedals

Norway's PM makes business case of 'green economy' to Trump

Jan 11, 2018

Norway's prime minister is telling President Donald Trump that her country remains committed to the Paris climate agreement, making the business case of the "green economy" to the real estate developer-turned president

The Latest: Toyota cars to integrate Amazon voice assistant

Jan 9, 2018

Toyota says it will begin integrating Amazon's Alexa voice assistant into some of its vehicles, so drivers can tell their cars to play music or set a comfortable temperature at home before arriving.

Intel CEO: Fixes on the way for serious chip security flaws

Jan 9, 2018

Intel CEO: Fixes on the way for serious chip security flaws

5 questions for autonomous car pioneer Chris Urmson

Jan 5, 2018

Autonomous vehicle pioneer Chris Urmson says technology is moving faster than expected

Hyundai, VW, ink deals with all-star autonomous vehicle firm

Jan 4, 2018

Hyundai and Volkswagen each say they're partnering with a U.S. autonomous vehicle tech firm led by former executives from Google, Tesla and Uber

Electric bike crackdown spurs delivery worker concern

Dec 25, 2017

A plan to intensify a crackdown on electric bicycles is causing concern among the city's largely immigrant delivery workforce

Honda to unveil new compact gas-electric hybrid sedan

Dec 19, 2017

Honda says it will unveil a new five-passenger gas-electric hybrid sedan at the Detroit auto show next month

Tax bill boosts oil, gas drilling _ and renewable energy

Dec 15, 2017

A tax bill moving forward in Congress would boost traditional forms of energy such as oil and gas while also supporting renewable energy such as wind and solar power

Justice Department confirms criminal probe in Uber case

Dec 13, 2017

A recent letter from the U.S. Attorney's office confirms the U.S. Justice Department has opened a criminal investigation connected to allegations that former Uber executive Anthony Levandowski stole self-driving car technology from a Google spin-off