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U.S. plans to rewrite rules that impede self-driving r&d

U.S. plans to rewrite rules that impede self-driving r&d

WASHINGTON -- The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is moving ahead with plans to revise safety rules that bar fully self-driving cars from the roads without equipment like steering wheels, pedals and mirrors. The auto safety agency "intends to reconsider the necessity and ...

DOT, NHTSA roll out latest AV testing guidance

DOT, NHTSA roll out latest AV testing guidance

The U.S. Department of Transportation rolled out the third installment of its autonomous-vehicle policy guidance, pledging to review motor vehicle safety standards, better understand the commercial and labor effects of autonomous tech and streamline the testing of self-driving cars. ...