AAA Survey Indicates Fear of Self-Driving Cars on the Rise
This year, there was a major increase in drivers who are afraid, rising to 68% as compared to 55% in 2022.
Drivers Using Partial Automation Treat Vehicles as Self-Driving
Despite widespread warnings and numerous high-profile crash reports, drivers who use partial automation on a regular basis often treat their vehicles as fully self-driving.
Pennsylvania Legislation Would Allow Self-Driving Cars to be Tested on Public Roads
S.B. 965 would allow companies to test self-driving vehicles on Pennsylvania highways without a driver available to take over in an emergency.
Self-Driving Cars on Road by Next Year
Mercedes-Benz, Tesla and GM all have autonomous vehicles in the works for 2021.
Consumers: Self-Driving Cars Will Outperform Humans by 2029
Seven out of 10 consumers believe autonomous cars drive better than humans or will surpass human abilities by 2029, according to a worldwide consumer survey commissioned by ANSYS.
U.S. Senate Committee Addresses Safety Concerns with Self-Driving Vehicles
Pointing to a fatal Uber crash last year, a U.S. Senate committee focused on how to best address safety challenges involving autonomous vehicles (AVs) during a recent hearing.
J.D. Power, SurveyMonkey: Automakers Not Convincing Consumers on to Electric or Self-Driving Vehicles
As auto manufacturers invest billions to bring self-driving vehicles to market and increase choice in battery-electric vehicles, many consumers still lack confidence in the technologies.
Poll: Americans Divided on Self-Driving Cars
A new survey shows that most Americans have mixed feelings about self-driving vehicles, according to an article by U.S. News.
U.S. Postal Service to Test Self-Driving Trucks
The U.S. Postal Service has announced the start of a two-week test transporting mail across three Southwestern states using self-driving trucks, according to a Reuters article.
Study: Automated Cars, Operators Fail to Detect Dangers
New research from Rice University and Texas Tech University warns about the dangers of automated driving.
AAA: Public Trust in Autonomous Vehicles Dips
AAA has announced that its annual automated vehicle survey found that 71 percent of people are afraid to ride in fully self-driving vehicles.
Uber Found Not Criminally Liable in Fatal Crash
Prosecutors have announced that Uber is not criminally liable for last year’s fatal crash of one of its self-driving cars, according to an article by Reuters.