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After losing its tussle with California over permits for self-driving cars, Uber yesterday abruptly loaded its fleet of 16 self-driving Volvos onto flatbed trucks and headed to Arizona. In what might be construed as thumbing its nose at the state, the flatbeds were hauled by Uber’s Otto self-driving big rigs, although it appeared they were […]

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Uber caved in and pulled its self-driving cars off the streets of San Francisco yesterday after the California Department of Motor Vehicles revoked the registration of all 16 Volvos used in the company’s autonomous pilot program. “It was determined that the registrations were improperly issued for these vehicles because they were not properly marked as […]

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In what appears to be a showdown, Uber has defied California regulators’ order to pull its self-driving cars off the streets of San Francisco. The tussle began last Wednesday when Uber began using 11 sensor-packed Volvo XC90 self-drivng SUVs in the city-by-the bay without permission. Within hours, the state’s Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) sent […]

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Google and automakers objected to California’s proposal on self-driving cars during a hearing in Sacramento on Wednesday. Executives from Google and automakers expressed concerns over the state’s perceptibly stringent proposals requiring compliance with federal regulations issued last month that were made voluntary. General Motors, Volkswagen, Honda, and Ford joined Google in outlining concerns, along with […]

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