Toyota plans to reboot its shrinking Chinese market with self-driving plans

Japanese automaker Toyota is reportedly planning to launch a new electric vehicle with self-driving technology in China next year through its local joint venture GAC Toyota. According to various reports, GAC Toyota — a joint venture with Chinese state-owned automaker Guangzhou Automobile Group — announced at an event in Guangzhou on Friday that it will […]

High-quality data cables give self-driving vehicles their autonomy

Fully autonomous vehicles are not common on highways, but many of their underlying technologies are already changing driving habits. At the same time, their innovations are transforming logistics across industrial and agricultural landscapes. Whether they are on the road or on the job site, their independence will be impossible without fast, secure data exchange and […]

Nio is China’s first list of L3/L4 self-driving concept car manufacturers

Niu said the entry on the list lays the foundation for commercializing high-level self-driving capabilities. (Image credit: New) The company announced today that Nio (NYSE: NIO) has been included in the first list of vehicle companies in China that can drive vehicles with L3/L4 autonomous driving capabilities to access roads. A Nio statement said the […]