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NHTSA Holds Forum on Driverless Vehicles

NHTSA sought public input on planned guidelines for the safe deployment and operation of automated vehicles.

Ford to Begin Autonomous Vehicle Testing on California Roads

The testing is further advancement of Ford’s 10-year autonomous vehicle development program and a key element of Ford Smart Mobility.

Consumer Watchdog Group Urges California DMV to Ignore Pressure from Google

Consumer Watchdog’s letter came after an AP report that said Google is frustrated with the DMV’s pace at crafting regulations covering the public use of robot cars.

California DMV to Post Autonomous Vehicle Accident Reports Online

Under the current testing regulations, manufacturers must provide the DMV with a report of the crash within 10 business days of the incident.

GM to Test Fleet of Driverless Chevy Volts

Automaker has been discussing its driverless car plans for more than a year, highlighting the safety advantages of eliminating human error.

Consumer Watchdog Petitions California DMV to Amend Driverless Car Testing Rules

Amendment would require police to investigate accidents and require driverless car companies to provide video and technical data related to the crashes.

IIHS Opens Expanded Testing Facility Dedicated to Crash Avoidance

The $30 million expansion includes a 5-acre covered track, one of the largest fabric-covered structures in North America, which will allow testing to continue rain or shine.

Virginia Opens Up Section of Highway for Driverless Car Testing

The new “Virginia Automated Corridors” project will be overseen by the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI).