Autonomous Indy-Car Race Coming to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway

Technology showcase and driverless-car race set for October 23.

U.S. traffic deaths up despite coronavirus lockdowns as drivers took risks

More speeding, more drinking, more drugs, less enforcement.

CES 2021: Tesla’s main self-driving rival isn’t Google—it’s Intel’s Mobileye

Mobileye CEO predicts Tesla’s Autopilot strategy will hit a “glass ceiling.”

NTSB says vehicle battery fires pose risks to 1st responders

Electric vehicle fires pose safety risks to first responders and guidelines from manufacturers about how to deal with them have been inadequate, according to U.S. investigators. There are also gaps in industry safety standards and research on high-voltage lithium-ion battery fires, especially in high-speed, severe crashes, the National Transportation Safety Board said Wednesday.

Drivers’ free ride about to end on stretch of US 183 toll road in Central Texas

If you don’t have one of those tags, it will cost $3.45 to pay by mail. The tolled flyovers connecting the U.S. 183 toll road and Texas 71 will charge drivers …