Category Archives: Autonomous Vehicle

Aurora Demonstrates Fully Autonomous Helicopter for Military Re-supply Missions

Aurora Demonstrates Fully Autonomous Helicopter for Military Re-supply Missions US autonomous vehicle

Autonomous UH-1H successfully demonstrates flight and operational capabilities at Marine Corps Base Quantico MARINE CORPS BASE QUANTICO, Va., Dec. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Aurora Flight Sciences conducted a successful demonstration of the company’s autonomous helicopter system developed under the Office of Naval Research’s (ONR) Autonomous Aerial Cargo Utility System (AACUS) program. Held at Marine Corps Base Quantico’s Urban Training Center, the

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FEV’s Autonomous Vehicle will Shuttle Visitors at CES 2018

FEV's Autonomous Vehicle will Shuttle Visitors at CES 2018 driverless self driving car SAE Level 5 urban mobility

Development vehicle designed to demonstrate bundled FEV technologies AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Dec. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — FEV will be demonstrating many of its smart vehicle technologies for the first time on the streets of Las Vegas during the upcoming Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in January 2018. The FEV Smart Vehicle Demonstrator vehicle, which serves as a technology and development platform, will

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Mobility Tech Hub State Colorado Declares December 4th as Connected and Autonomous Vehicle Day

Urban Mobility Tech Hub State Colorado Declares December 4th as Connected and Autonomous Vehicle Day Easymile panasonic RTD CDOT

Panasonic, EasyMile, RTD, City and County of Denver, and CDOT team up in live demonstration of connected vehicle technologies and autonomous shuttle transportation in conjunction with EasyMile’s new North American headquarters in Panasonic’s Denver facility NEWARK, N.J., Dec. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Panasonic, a global leader in smart cities and smart automotive technology solutions, welcomed Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper to its

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Lockheed Martin’s Autonomous Driving Army Trucks Clocked in 55,000 Testing Miles

Lockheed Martin Autonomous Driving System Tops 55,000 Miles in Extended Army Testing autonomous vehicle military army application robotruck platooning

DALLAS, Nov. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Lockheed Martin’s (NYSE: LMT) Autonomous Mobility Applique System (AMAS) logged more than 55,000 testing miles during the U.S. Army Extended Warfighter Experiment (EWE) at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri, and Fort Bliss, Texas. “The testing was conducted by Soldiers and Lockheed Martin personnel over several months at two major military installations in a variety of

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Optimus Ride Partners Property Developer LStar on Autonomous Vehicle Pilot Program

Optimus Ride Partners Property Developer LStar on Autonomous Vehicle Pilot Program Boston Union Point residents first last mile connectivity to transit station urban mobility

Fully Autonomous Vehicle Developer Provides Equitable Mobility for Residents in Massachusetts Community BOSTON, Nov. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Optimus Ride, a MIT spinoff company developing self-driving vehicle technology, announced a first of its kind partnership with renowned real estate developer LStar Ventures, to provide Union Point‘s residents with access to self-driving vehicles. This agreement represents the world’s first revenue generating

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Malaysian Startup REKA Showcases Self-Driving Car Technology at KLIAS

Malaysian Startup REKA Showcases First Self-Driving Car Technology at Kuala Lumpur International Auto Show 2017 Proton Perdana autonomous vehicle driverless

At the Kuala Lumpur International Automotive Symposium (KLIAS) held on Nov 9-12, one booth catches the eye: CRETA, which stands for Conscious Reka Transport Apparatus. https://motiondigest.files.wordpress.com/2017/11/reka-2017.mp4   It is Malaysia’s first locally made self-driving car developed by home-grown Internet of Things (IoT) start-up Reka Initiative. The self-driving car has even been tested by Malaysia’s Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation — Datuk Seri

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Singapore will Start Driverless Bus Services in Three Townships by 2022

Singapore Wants to Roll out Driverless Bus and Shuttle Services by 2022 in Punggol Tengah Jurong autonomous vehicle urban mobility in public transport

in Punggol, Tengah and Jurong, LTA Seeks Feedback and RFI from Stakeholders Singapore has called for feedback as it seeks to roll out self-driving bus and shuttle services in three towns beginning 2022. The Request For Information (RFI), launched on Nov 22 by the Ministry of Transport and the Land Transport Authority (LTA), will be open until May 31, 2018.

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Volvo Cars to Supply Tens of Thousands of Autonomous Drive Compatible Cars to Uber

Volvo Cars to Supply Tens of Thousands of Autonomous Drive Compatible Cars to Uber autonomous vehicle driverless self driving ride hailing sharing hailing urban mobility

Volvo Cars, the premium car maker, has signed a framework agreement with Uber, the ride-sharing company, to sell tens of thousands of autonomous driving compatible base vehicles between 2019 and 2021. The base vehicles are developed on Volvo Cars’ fully modular, in-house developed Scalable Product Architecture (SPA). SPA is one of the most advanced car architectures in the world and

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Embark, Frigidaire and Ryder Partner to Pilot Automated Driving Technology

Embark, Frigidaire and Ryder Partner to Pilot Autonomous Driving Technology urban mobility logistics delivery self driving

November 13, 2017 12:01 AM Eastern Standard Time  ONTARIO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Embark today announced a partnership with Frigidaire®, a leading household appliance brand, and Ryder System, Inc., a leader in commercial fleet management, dedicated transportation, and supply chain solutions, to pilot a series of automated driving technology tests. During the pilot, Frigidaire® refrigerators were successfully transported 650 miles at a time,

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Can Human-Driven Vehicles and Autonomous Vehicles Share The Roads?

Can Human Driven Vehicles and Autonomous Vehicles Share The Roads self-driving electric shuttle accident in Las Vegas Navya Keolis urban mobility

On Nov 8, the city of Las Vegas started a yearlong pilot of a self-driving shuttle in partnership with AAA of Northern California, Nevada & Utah and the transportation company Keolis. But it soon hit a speed bump. Putting a dent in Self-Driving Vehicle Less than two hours after the autonomous vehicle (AV) hit the streets, it collided with a delivery

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