The Message Isn’t Getting Across – Drivers Still Think Too Highly of Gee-whiz Driver Assist Features

American safety advocates have long cautioned motorists and manufacturers that poor communication leads to unrealistic expectations of driver assist systems, thus putting lives in danger. The Europeans are waking up to this reality, too. Despite an eve…

The Cost of Going Further: Long-range Nissan Leaf Carries a Premium, Has Sights Set on GM

Nissan did Leaf fans a favor when it upped the model’s driving range to 151 miles for 2018, a healthy increase from the previous generation’s 107 miles. Still, 151 miles falls well short of the industry’s nice-sounding gold standard o…

Freeway Spinouts and Injuries: Report on Uber-Google Lawsuit Shines Light on Self-driving Tech’s Dangerous Early Days

If reading about young brainiacs with God complexes and too much money living in Silicon Valley makes you ill, best not read this while eating. For everyone else, you’re encouraged to take a peek at this report in The New Yorker. It’s a Mar…