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Source: Waymo

Waymo (Google) has announced a pilot project in Phoenix offering a full ride service in their new minivans. Members of the public can sign up — the link is sure to be overwhelmed with applicants, but it has videos and more details — and some families are already participating.

Costs for electrifying Caltrain are projected to run over $1.5 billion. In this article, Brad Templeton examines an alternative: a robotic transit line that uses self-driving cars, vans and buses.

Stanford University engineers have built an autonomous DeLorean capable of stable, precise drifting. The aim is to study how cars perform in extreme situations which could ultimately guide the development of autonomous safety protocols.

by   -   September 2, 2014

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Auto World News reminds us that Google’s self-driving car can’t navigate heavy rain or most roads and that there are still many challenges to solve.



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