43 Blog Posts From the DRIVERLESS CARS Tag


Is the Future of Cars, the Future of Cities?

Is the Future of Cars, the Future of Cities?

The NMA Foundation presents the Car of the Future weekly feature: According to a recent Bloomberg report, urbanization is expected to increase average city density by 30 percent over the next 15 years. If that is actually true, existing systems of road infrastructure and public transit will be stretched to the max. Many experts are beating the drum […]

A Computer on Wheels

A Computer on Wheels

The NMA Foundation presents the Car of the Future weekly feature: Earlier this month, WikiLeaks documents busted the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) over a “mission” against connected car technology. Make no mistake-the car of the future will be a computer and as many of us know, computers can be hacked with malware and viruses. Cybersecurity is mission […]

Why are we all so afraid?

Why are we all so afraid?

The NMA Foundation presents the Car of the Future weekly feature: This week, AAA released survey results on American motorists’ feelings about driverless cars.  Three-quarters of drivers said they would be afraid to ride in an autonomous vehicle.  AAA Director of automotive engineering and industry relations, Greg Bannon says one of the reasons may be that drivers have […]

Insurance for the Car of the Future

Insurance for the Car of the Future

The NMA Foundation presents the Car of the Future weekly feature: A question that has been asked a great deal lately is who will be the responsible party when a driverless car crashes?  If the owner is not driving and indeed did not make any mistakes, should he or she be responsible for what their car does? The […]

Competition fierce for connected car data

Competition fierce for connected car data

The NMA Foundation presents the Car of the Future weekly feature: Automakers, tech companies and other entrepreneurs salivate at the prospect of the money they can make after a connected car in the future is sold, leased or shared. Automakers will inevitably insist that if someone purchases or leases a connected car or subscribes to a connected carsharing/ridesharing […]