Waymo says heavy rain represents a unique challenge to developing sensors for its autonomous driving systems .
This includes over 55,000 three-dimensional frames from cameras, Lidar and radar systems installed on its research fleet of autonomous cars.
Tech needs to be improved, regulation put in place and the public must trust them – and that will take time.
Aston Martin could use its high-end Lagonda models for exclusive ride-sharing fleets.
The Chinese giant has secured more than 130 partnerships for its Apollo autonomous vehicle platform.
GM’s Cruise self-driving division has raised a total of $7.25 billion in capital since last year.
Waymo already operates an autonomous ride-hailing fleet pilot in Phoenix, Arizona.
Jim Hackett also said Ford is on track to launch an autonomous car for commercial use in 2021.
Companies like Waymo are already trying to ensure autonomous vehicles respond to police instructions.
Mercedes only clocked 1.5 miles between disengagements.
Apart from simulation and test tracks, Tesla also has access to all the data gathered by the cars it has sold.
You can trust the Chinese, in this case Changan Automobile, to pull off a perfectly executed parade.