Could This Be the End of the Road for the Automobile?

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R. Scott King, BSME, Sr. Automotive / Mechanical Engineer :::: The Paris Air Show is the preeminent venue for the introduction of new aeronautical technologies. Notable for its display of…

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California to Allow Testing of True “Driverless Cars” on Public Streets by Summer 2018

Robert T. Lynch, PE, Sr. Collision Reconstruction Engineer :::: Currently, regulation of autonomous vehicle (AV) testing and operation on public roadways in California, and most other states, requires a “safety…

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Update: Autonomous Vehicle Legislation

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Justin P. Schorr, Ph.D., Collision Reconstruction / Transportation Engineer :::: Recently the United States House of Representatives passed H. R. 3388: "Safely Ensuring Lives Future Deployment and Research In Vehicle…

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Recall Update – Autonomous Technology

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R. Scott King, BSME, Automotive / Mechanical Engineer :::: Completely autonomous (self-driving) vehicle technology may not be ready for today’s automotive market place owing to the numerous complexities of vehicle…

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Industry Update: A Guide to Challenges Facing Self-Driving Car Technologists

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In the minds of many in Silicon Valley and in the auto industry, it is inevitable that cars will eventually drive themselves. It is simply a matter of how long…

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Video: First Shipment by Self-Driving Truck

The world's first shipment by self-driving truck, a 120-mile journey with no driver in front seat.

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Industry Update: Must-Have Automotive Technology for 2017

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As you've probably already realized, automotive technology has continued to get more and more advanced in recent years. This year, shoppers interested in buying a new car should expect a…

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Autonomous Vehicles Now Have a New Set of Rules

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Robert T. Lynch, PE, Sr. Collision Reconstruction Engineer :::: Last Week, the US Department of Transportation released a policy paper outlining new rules for autonomous vehicles (AVs), otherwise known as…

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The Genesis of Autonomous Vehicles

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R. Scott King, BSME, Automotive/Mechanical Engineer :::: It’s almost impossible to avoid the many recent car commercials advertising the latest innovations developed to reduce driver workload and increase safety. Equally…

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