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Cruise Names Marc Whitten CEO

Cruise Names Marc Whitten CEO

Cruise has announced the appointment of Marc Whitten as Chief Executive Officer, effective July 16, and Nick Mulholland as Chief Communications & Marketing Officer. Marc Whitten, a seasoned leader with extensive experience in technology transformations, brings valuable expertise to drive…

Waymo Now Accessible to All in SF

Waymo Now Accessible to All in SF

Waymo has announced the full rollout of its autonomous ride-hailing service in San Francisco, making it available to all residents and visitors. This expansion emphasizes safety, sustainability, and convenience, offering a new mode of transport that supports local businesses and…

Waymo's ADS Software Recall

Waymo’s ADS Software Recall

Waymo has issued a recall for certain 5th Generation Automated Driving Systems (ADS) due to a software error that may increase the risk of a crash. The affected software versions, released before May 29, 2024, and map software released before…

May Mobility's Detroit AV Pilot Launch

May Mobility’s Detroit AV Pilot Launch

May Mobility has partnered with the City of Detroit’s Office of Mobility Innovation (OMI) and the Michigan Mobility Collaborative (MMC) to launch the Detroit Automated Driving Systems (ADS) pilot, branded as Accessibili-D. This initiative aims to enhance the mobility and…

Autonomous Minibus Debuts at Roland-Garros

Autonomous Minibus Debuts at Roland-Garros

Renault, a premium partner of Roland-Garros, the French Tennis Federation (FTT), and WeRide, a leading autonomous driving technology company, have introduced an L4 driverless minibus shuttle service for the Grand Slam tennis tournament on the red clay courts. Key Highlights:…

Zoox Testing Expansion: Austin and Miami

Zoox Testing Expansion: Austin and Miami

Zoox is advancing its mission to deliver safe, comfortable robotaxi rides by expanding testing to Austin and Miami. These cities will become the fourth and fifth locations for Zoox’s public testing. The initiative underscores Zoox’s commitment to refining its autonomous…

Moscow's First Driverless Tram Launches

Moscow’s First Driverless Tram Launches

Moscow has unveiled its first driverless tram, marking a significant advancement in the city’s public transportation system. While initially operating with a driver, the tram will eventually run completely autonomously, aiming to revolutionize urban mobility. This innovative transport will undergo…

Beep and MSU Partner for Autonomous Shuttle Program

Beep and MSU Partner for Autonomous Shuttle Program

Beep, Inc., a pioneer in autonomous shared mobility solutions, has announced a groundbreaking partnership with Mississippi State University (MSU). This collaboration marks the launch of Mississippi’s first autonomous shuttle pilot program, set to debut later this year on the university’s…

Renault's Autonomous Vehicle Strategy

Renault’s Autonomous Vehicle Strategy

Renault Group is set to revolutionize public transportation with its ambitious launch of level 4 autonomous vehicles. This strategy separates individual vehicle assistance from the autonomy needs of public transportation, marking a significant shift in the automotive industry. Renault Group…

Zoox Vehicle Collisions Investigated

Zoox Vehicle Collisions Investigated

The Office of Defects Investigation (ODI) is currently examining two incidents involving Zoox vehicles that unexpectedly engaged in sudden braking, resulting in rear-end collisions. The investigations focus on the Zoox Automated Driving System (ADS) equipped in Toyota Highlanders. These events,…

Rob Grant Rejoins Cruise Leadership

Rob Grant Rejoins Cruise Leadership

Rob Grant has recently returned to Cruise to spearhead government affairs, public affairs, and social impact initiatives, reflecting the company’s deep commitment to community engagement and collaboration. His role as Chief Government Affairs Officer is vital to maintaining the delicate…