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December 15, 2016 1:25 AM APNewsBreak: California to Uber: Stop self-driving car rides

SAN FRANCISCO — California regulators warned ride-hailing company Uber on Wednesday that it would face legal action if it did not immediately stop giving people in San Francisco rides in self-driving cars — until it receives permission from the state. Uber started a public pilot program in the morning, and hours later, the California Department of Motor 19

December 15, 2016 12:35 AM Uber offers self-driving car rides in San Francisco — and California threatens legal action

Hours after Uber added a small number of self-driving cars to its ride-hailing service in San Francisco, California regulators ordered the company to stop using the vehicles on public roads until it gets a permit. The Wednesday launch in Uber's hometown built on a public pilot program the company started in Pittsburgh in September. The testing lets everyday 20

December 15, 2016 12:03 AM California orders Uber to stop newly launched self-driving car service in San Francisco

Hours after Uber began offering people in San Francisco rides in self-driving cars Wednesday, California regulators told the ride-hailing company to stop and said it could face legal action if it does not get a state permit. Uber started a public pilot program in the morning, and by midafternoon, the California Department of Motor Vehicles sent the company 81

December 14, 2016 3:38 PM ​Uber to put self-driving cars on the road in SF 'very soon'

The ride-hailing company appears to be readying dozens of autonomous vehicles to pick up passengers in the Bay Area. On a nondescript street in downtown San Francisco, an unremarkable parking garage with dusty walls and painted-over windows seems like an abandoned warehouse. Row upon row of shiny self-driving cars await their moment. At first glance 23

December 13, 2016 5:12 PM Google is Shelving its Self-Driving Car

After years of hype and promises of a self-driving future, Alphabet (Google’s parent company) is putting the brakes on its self-driving car project—at least for now. According to The Information, Alphabet is no longer focusing on building its own self-driving car that would lack a steering wheel and pedals. Instead, it will partner with existing auto manufacturers 30 1

November 25, 2016 2:12 AM SUVs and electricity to define Volkswagen's future

After a year its brand image team would rather forget, Volkswagen on Tuesday outlined a hugely ambitious (even by its own standards) list of plans for the future that include re-conquering the US market and becoming the world's biggest electric car brand. Transform 2025+ is a strategy that the company believes will put the company at the forefront of the industry 15

November 21, 2016 6:12 AM Electric vehicles face uncertain future under Trump

At this year L.A. Auto Show, a number of carmakers are adding electric cars and upgrading their existing models. The Chevrolet Bolt EV, Tesla Model 3 and electric vehicles in general face a radically new regulatory and political playing field as a professed climate change skeptic prepares to occupy the White House. The budding Trump administration so far has been short 23

November 20, 2016 10:58 PM 2017 Jeep Compass Unveiled

Charged with the important role of replacing not one but two of Jeep's oldest Sports Utility Vehicles and restoring the brand's toughness in the compact segment, the all-new, second-generation 2017 Compass is on a mission to show that the world's first real off-road manufacturer of SUVs can still set benchmarks in the rough stuff. In both price and size, the new Compass 90

November 20, 2016 4:41 AM What's the outlook for electric vehicles under Trump?

The Chevrolet Bolt EV, Tesla Model 3 and electric vehicles in general face a radically new regulatory and political playing field as a professed climate change denier prepares to occupy the White House and gas prices continue to fall. First there is the $7,500 federal tax credit for consumers buying or leasing an electric vehicle. The Trump administration 19

November 17, 2016 11:04 PM Smart Fortwo Electric Drive impressions: an ideal city commuter

No need for gas and go-kart handling Smart's line of teeny-tiny cars have been "cute" since day one, but the 2017 Smart Fortwo Electric Drive is something more. More mature, more stately, more refined. It's all grown up – or, as grown as a 106.1-inch vehicle can be – and we recently had the chance to cruise around Miami's ever-present gridlock 17