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New safety questions emerge after the fatal Uber crash in Arizona

The Uber self-driving Volvo SUV involved in a fatal collision with a pedestrian earlier this month had its standard collision-avoidance equipment deactivated. Uber equipped the vehicle with its own autonomous-driving hardware for testing purposes. The Uber-controlled vehicle slammed into 49-year-old Elaine Herzberg on March 18, killing her. Aptiv, the company […]
New safety questions emerge after the fatal Uber crash in Arizona
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VIDEO: How the driverless Volvo being tested in Australia works

A driverless car hit Australian roads for the very first time in Adelaide yesterday. The Volvo XC90 is the first to be tested on public roads at up to 70km/h on a closed, controlled section of Adelaide’s Southern Expressway in South Australia. Victorian road transport group ARRB staged the test […]
VIDEO: How the driverless Volvo being tested in Australia works