The Autonomous Report: Audi’s A8 is world’s first level 3 AV

Audi officially launched the 2018 A8 at a special event in Barcelona, Spain. According to the company, it is the world’s first commercially available level 3 autonomous vehicle.

By Jeff Sanford Toronto, Ontario — July 23, 2017 — In this week’s Autonomous Report, we look at Audi’s launch of the world’s first commercially available level 3 autonomous vehicle (AV), why California is repainting its roads for AVs, a new company that will pay for your dashcan or cellphone videos and much, much more! […]

The Autonomous Report: Jim Hackett to lead Ford into the self-driving era

Jim Hackett, Ford's new President and CEO. Hackett is being billed as the exec who will negotiate the coming self-driving car era.

By Jeff Sanford   Toronto, Ontario — June 5, 2017 — In this week’s Autonomous Report, we look at what Jim Hackett’s ascension to CEO and President of Ford means for the company’s autonomous vehicle (AV) efforts, Intel’s latest study on the coming “Passenger Economy,” why electric cars may not be the “greenest” option and […]