Post Tagged with: "Driverless"

Jeremy Clarkson’s warning of the dangers of driverless cars !

Jeremy Clarkson’s warning of the dangers of driverless cars !

Jeremy Clarkson gave a grim warning in an article for The Sunday Times Magazine over the weekend.  “I drove a car the other day which has a claim of autonomous capability and twice in the space of 50 miles on the M4 it made a mistake, a huge mistake, which could have resulted in death.”, he said The ex Top […]

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First Australian Electric and Driverless Bus starts in Perth.

First Australian Electric and Driverless Bus starts in Perth.

The electric and self driving bus has commenced operation in Perth in Australia’s west. The ‘RAC Intellibus’ started carrying passengers and interacting with traffic on 31st August, on a route down the busy South Perth Esplanade. ‘We anticipate this first step in exploring driverless technology will start a conversation on further trials, research and collaboration, which will increase WA’s understanding of […]

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Holden Plant in South Australia Hopes to Manufacture Driverless Cars

Holden Plant in South Australia Hopes to Manufacture Driverless Cars

South Australia’s Premier Jay Weatherill, has unveiled a plan to lobby General Motors HQ in the USA to allow his home state Holden plant to make Driverless cars! You see the SA Premier Mr Weatherill, is currently on a 2 week long trade mission in Pittsburgh and stopped into the Carnegie Mellon University to see the latest in its driverless car research. He is […]

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Driverless Bus Trial in Australia

Driverless Bus Trial in Australia

Driver-less Buses may soon be a reality on Australian roads if a trial in Western Australia completes successfully. Transport Minister Dean Nalder said that the trial will take place in a private driving center initially, however the plan is for the shuttle to take to Perth roads as soon as the trial completes. The bus itself is a small shuttle that is fully […]

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A Driverless F1GP Series? That’s just not sport !

A Driverless F1GP Series? That’s just not sport !

It’s one thing to be interested in, and in fact heavily involved in the technology, but yet another to be supporting a driverless series in Formula 1. This is the view of Mercedes Formula One Team boss, Toto Wolff who expressed concern for the world’s first driverless motor racing series because it has `little to do with sport’! This is despite the […]

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