14 Nov 2018 - ŠKODA is introducing a new, fully programmable digital instrument panel to its Karoq, Octavia, Superb and Kodiaq ranges
13 Nov 2018 - Hyundai has received the maximum five-star overall rating from the European New Car Assessment Programme (Euro NCAP), the independent vehicle assessment organisation, for the new NEXO.
13 Nov 2018 - Mazda will launch its first Electric Vehicles (EV) in 2020 as part of its 'Sustainable Zoom-Zoom 2030' long-term technology development program.
12 Nov 2018 - Zapp, a new scooter manufacturer headquartered in the UK, has unveiled the i300 – a fully electric, high-performance scooter.
12 Nov 2012 - Cruise and General Motors have announced they have joined forces with Honda to fund and develop a purpose-built autonomous vehicle
9 Nov 2018 - Hyundai CRADLE, Hyundai Motor Company’s corporate venturing and open innovation business, has announced it is investing in Perceptive Automata to develop artificial intelligence software for self-driving cars and automated systems.
9 Nov 2018 - Honda has held a demonstration of its ‘Smart Intersection’ technology for vehicle-to-everything (V2X) communication.
2 October 2018 - Driverless car technology is a developing field but researchers are already exploring the immense benefits it can deliver in a connected world.
2 Oct 2018 - In the space of autonomous vehicle tech, the past five years have been momentous.
25 Oct 2018 - Dyson details EV timeline, with a factory in Singapore to produce cars from 2021.
24 Oct 2018 - The launch of the 4-kWh Nissan Leaf in Sydney on October 4 signifies a new era of electrification for the company; and Nissan is well on the way to being prepared for the anticipated spike in the purchasing of electric vehicles.
23 Oct 2018 - Environment Victoria and the Electric Vehicle Council are calling on all sides of politics to commit to electric vehicle policies following Infrastructure Victoria's report on driverless, electric cars that lead the transition to climate safe, low emission vehicles.
23 Oct 2018 - A new report from Infrastructure Australia indicates cities such as Melbourne could experience great benefit from zero-emission, self-driving and shared transport.
23 Oct 2018 - Uber Technologies has set itself up for an ambitious timeline, envisaging taking to the skies with a fleet of food-delivery drones in as little as three years.
22 Oct 2018 - The Hannover Motor Show was the venue for Renault to unveil the EZ-PRO - an autonomous, electric, connected and shared robo-pod concept
18 Oct 2018 - The Jaguar I-PACE has demonstrated its real-world usability by driving 229 miles (369km) from London to Brussels on a single charge.
16 Oct 2018 - Groupe Renault has announced the launch of Advanced Battery Storage, a stationary storage system for energy developed exclusively from EV batteries.
16 Oct 2018 - If authorities give the go ahead to new automated technology being trialed in the United Kingdom, motorist could soon be allowed to run red lights and roll past stop signs.
15 Oct 2018 - Volkswagen and Microsoft will collaborate to develop the ‘Volkswagen Automotive Cloud’, one of the largest dedicated automotive industry clouds, for all future Volkswagen digital services and mobility offerings.
15 Oct 2018 - Beginning in 2019, and over a five-year period, Hyundai Motor and H2 Energy will provide 1,000 heavy-duty fuel cell electric trucks and an adequate supply chain for renewable hydrogen.
12 Oct 18 - A new milestone has been hit in Australia's drive towards an electric vehicle future with the installation of the nation’s 50th publicly-available Tritium fast charging location in the Hunter Valley Gardens.
8 Oct 2018 - Volkswagen intends to make new driver assistance systems production-ready even faster using virtual validation.
8 Oct 2018 - This is the EQC, the first Mercedes-Benz vehicle to be launched under the electric vehicle EQ brand.
8 Oct 2018 - Here’s something that is a little bit eerie to see – a self-driving motorcycle courtesy of BMW.
8 Oct 2018 - This is Volvo’s 360c autonomous car concept, revealed in September as part of the company’s vision for the future of travel – autonomous, electric, connected and safe.
6 Oct 2018 - FCA (Fiat Chrysler Automobiles) in the U.S. has invested more than $US30 million at its Chelsea Proving Grounds in Michigan to further development and testing of autonomous vehicle and advanced safety (ADAS) technologies.
5 Oct 2018 - Hyundai is investing in Swiss deep-tech start-up WayRay AG to expedite the development of a holographic augmented reality (AR) navigation system for future vehicles, saying it aims to implement the tech into its mass-produced vehicles as early as 2020.
3 Oct 2018 - NSW's first driverless shuttle bus operating around Sydney's Olympic Park will open to the public after successfully transporting its first group of passengers
28 Sep 2018 - Australia Post expects to have about 4000 EVs within three years with the leading commercial fleet owners set to invest heavily in electric vehicles.
26 Sept 2018 - The world's first hydrogen fuel cell train has hit the tracks, embarking on its first 100km journey in Germany and marking the beginning of the next generation of hydrogen-powered trains.
24 Sept 2018 - Tesla's newest model, the Model 3, has been awarded top marks in the United States' National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's (NHTSA) crash test.
Kia Motors has revealed its next-generation Separated Sound Zone (SSZ) technology that allows each passenger of a vehicle to experience an audio stream tailored to their individual needs - including music, hands-free phone calls, and vehicle alerts - whilst maintaining a headphone-free space.
19 Sep 2018 - Revealed at the 2018 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance in California, the concept represents the company’s plans for electrified performance.
17 Sep 2018 - Mazda has announced the start of a joint research project with Saudi Aramco, and Japan’s National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) aimed at making internal combustion engines more efficient.
15 Sep 2018 - Robert Bosch Venture Capital GmbH (RBVC), the corporate venture capital company of the Bosch Group, has completed an investment in a software start-up focused on solving mapping and localisation challenges for autonomous vehicles
12 Sept 2018 - The reality is that if you can see the lights on, or that the kettle works, then you can charge. Even in the remotest places you can still charge the car. In a way there are more places to charge an EV [electric vehicle] than there are a fossil fuel car.
11 Sep 2018 - Researchers at the University of Glasgow have reportedly developed a ‘hybrid-electric-hydrogen’ flow battery that could recharge AN EV in Seconds.
08 Sep 2018 - Ford is expanding the use of its EksoVest wearable tech globally after a successful trial at two U.S. plants.
07 Sep 2018 - Continental has announced it is expanding its international network for artificial intelligence (AI) in Silicon Valle by teaming up with the UC Berkeley DeepDrive (BDD) centre.
06 Sep 2018 - It has been a while in the offing, but it looks like the Electric Vehicle (EV) revolution is finally upon us here in Australia.
05 Sep 2018 - The arrival of September welcomes a jammed packed schedule full of interesting debuts from Tesla, BMW, Mercedes and more.
05 Sep 2018 - Tesla has teased a surprise new model that will be unveiled at the Grand Basel motor show in Switzerland this week.
4 Sept 2018 - Startup AutoX has announced a service that will allow consumers with a smartphone to summon a mobile grocery store in the form of a self-driving car.
30 Aug 2018 - CSIRO have released a National Hydrogen Roadmap which provides a blueprint for the development of a hydrogen industry in Australia.
25 Aug 2018 - Melbourne could have driverless taxis in two to seven years, according to fresh projections by Infrastructure Victoria.
16 Aug 2018 - BMW are taking an ‘out of this world’ approach to fuel excitement about the new SUV X3 by using Virtual Reality (VR) to take customers on an industry first, test drive experience through breath-taking scenery on Mars.
9 Aug 2018 - Ford has established Ford Autonomous Vehicles LLC, a new organisation charged with accelerating its AV (Autonomous Vehicles) business to capitalise on market opportunities.
9 Aug 2018 - McLaren Automotive has announced an ambitious, wide-ranging business plan called Track25 that sets out a clear roadmap for future vehicles, production and technology.
9 Aug 2018 - This is the Arcanum, an all-electric hypercar that was revealed last month by Bulgarian company Alieno.
9 Aug 2018 - The BMW Group has introduced computer tomography (CT) into prototype development, production and analysis. The company says that thanks to this technology, the full range of vehicles, from MINI to Rolls-Royce, can now be quality-controlled even in the early stages of development.
2 Aug 2018 - Up to 70 Queensland businesses will receive a grant as part of more than $8.3 million of innovation funding through the Palaszczuk Government.
27 Jul 2018 - TESLA has confirmed Gympie will get a comprehensive look at the future of motoring with the arrival of its revolutionary Supercharger station this winter.
24 Jul 2018 - Any company that has “eternal innovation” as the tag line describing its philosophy is either brave or bonkers.
24 Jul 2018 - Carola Jonas co-founded the Sydney start-up, the Everty charging network after finding difficulty with her plans to charge an electric car at her Coogee home because she has only street parking.
24 Jul 2018 - Proposed to roll out in the third quarter of the year, Tesla has announced plans to offer a free mobile servicing scheme in an effort to boost the appeal of its electric vehicles (EVs) outside of Australia's capital cities.
11 Jul 2018 - This bulbous blue bus could soon become a regular fixture on China’s roads.
17 Jul 2018 - We at ExtremeTech are as disappointed as anyone that the flying cars we were implicitly promised over the years have not yet arrived.
18 Jul 2018 - Shanghai-based 3D printing materials company Polymaker and X Electrical Vehicle Limited (XEV) recently launched a small car that breaks traditional automotive manufacturing molds. XEV’s base is in Hong Kong with a design studio in Italy and manufacturing in China.
18 Jul 2018 - TCT has always existed at the intersection of technology and applications, and TCT Awards reinforces this position. Celebrating the innovators, technologies and collaborators behind the leading examples of additive manufacturing, 3D printing, design and engineering across the globe.
13 Jul 2018 - Volkswagen has announced plans to launch an all-electric car-sharing program in major North American cities by 2020.
9 Jul 2018 - Brisbane City Council has overhauled its 22-year-old Regulated Parking Permit Local Law, with paper parking permits going digital and several new permit types introduced.
19 Jun 2018 - The NSW Government is set to announce the allocation of $10 million in funding for the expansion of autonomous vehicle trials over the next four years.
15 Jun 2018 - The number of vehicles featuring autonomous emergency braking (AEB) has increased dramatically, according to crash-testing body the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP).
14 Jun 2018 - Rather than wait for government action, an electric vehicle owners’ group got on with the job of ensuring a charger covers Australia’s most popular routes.
14 Jun 2018 - Ford has opened a new state-of-the-art Environmental Test Centre that will allow its engineers to test vehicles in the most demanding conditions and make whatever weather they want at any time of the day.
14 Jun 2018 - Mini is launching a new sharing app that will allow owners to grant friends, family members or colleagues permission to open and start their vehicle via a smartphone. The car sharing project is to be tested under everyday conditions in Madrid, Spain.
13 Jun 2018 - The Queensland Government has released a guide to EV chargers for property owners, planners and developers.
13 Jun 2018 - Waymo (formerly the Google self-driving project) is to expand its partnership with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) in the U.S. with an agreement to add up to 62,000 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid minivans to its self-driving fleet.
12 Jun 2018 - BMW I, the BMW Group brand that focuses on connected mobility services and is responsible for the i3 electric car and I8 plug-in hybrid sports car, has launched a factory-fitted, fully integrated inductive charging facility for the high-voltage battery in a plug-in hybrid vehicle.
12 Jun 2018 - Japan’s public bus network is to convert to automated vehicles by 2020 in some areas, the Government has announced.
7 Jun 2018 - Tesla's Australian subsidiary trebled its revenue in 2017
4 Jun 2018 - As part of Uber's mission to unlock our cities, for the past year they've been working on developing our uberAIR product
1 Jun 2018 - Ministers have begun drafting laws that will govern autonomous vehicles (AVs) on Australian roads.
30 May 2018 - Four social enterprises or not-for-profit organisations to take home $1 million each in the annual Google.org Impact Challenge in Australia.
In April, the Innovation, Industry, Science and Resources Committee tabled its report for the Inquiry into impacts on local businesses in Australia from global internet-based competition.
9 May 2018 - Before long, automated vehicles will be part of Australian's everyday lives.
4 May 2018 - Canberra-based Seeing Machines, a company which that builds computer vision technologies which enable machines to see, understand and assist people, has launched phase one of its automated vehicle trial, CAN Drive.
2 May 2018 - The electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) revolution is upon us, and there likely no turning back. That is the message from a growing number of opinion leaders at this year’s Heli-Expo.
26 Apr 2018 - Andrew and Jocie Bates know robotic technology is the future of farming and they are excited to be holding the key.
12 Apr 2018 - BMW has establishing its own autonomous driving campus.
29 Mar 2018 - On March 28 2018, the Minister for Innovation and Tourism Industry Development and Minister for the Commonwealth Games, the Honourable Kate Jones announced the opening of Round 4 - Advance Queensland Ignite Ideas fund.
28 Mar 2018 - Applications for the RCL Accelerator next cohort, #BNE4 are open NOW!
19 Mar 2018 - What are we going to do with ourselves in the coming years when our autonomous vehicles are doing all the hard work of driving for us?
16 Mar 2018 - The idea of AI-controlled, autonomous flying cars and personal electric drone transport may seem like a science-fiction dream when you're stuck in bump-and-grind peak-hour traffic, but New Zealand has taken a big step towards certifying autonomous aircraft.
16 Mar 2018 - The first on-road testing of a New Zealand-made driver-less vehicle will begin at Christchurch airport in the next few months.
14 Mar 2018 - Pirelli is presenting its Cyber Car technology at the 2018 Geneva Motor Show.
14 Mar 2018 - Take a bunch of Silicon Valley Venture capitalists, entrepreneurs, and executives and stick them on a chartered 747 for around 16 hours with a bunch of Queensland-based entrepreneurs and see what happens.
8 Mar 2018 - TOYOTA is to establish a new company in Tokyo named Toyota Research Institute-Advanced Development (TRI-AD) that will accelerate its efforts in advanced development for automated driving.
3 Sep 2018 - AutoX are set to disrupt the market with the tech startup announcing the Silicon Valley debut of a service that will turn self-driving cars into mobile grocery shops.
16 Feb 2018 - A hydrogen society, built upon renewable energy technology, including hydrogen powered transport is a vision bought to life with the announcement of Hydrogen Mobility Australia formally established as the voice of the hydrogen industry in Australia.
13 Feb 2018 - Driverless vehicles are no longer just the talk of the town; they are here!
13 Feb 2018 - Nissan is developing “Brain-to-Vehicle” technology that could read a driver’s mind.
13 Feb 2018 - Hyundai is committed to making self-driving cars attainable for the masses.