The recent crash of a Tesla car in the United States, in which two people died, has reignited debate about the capabilities and safety of today’s “self-driving” technologies. Tesla cars include an “autopilot” feature which monitors surrounding traffic and lane markings, and the company is currently rolling out a more advanced “full self-driving” system which… Read more »
The state government has committed to ensuring that a minimum of 10 percent of new government fleet vehicles are electric or hybrid from 2020.
Australia has begun to test driverless buses for the first time in Perth along the city’s South Esplanade. On Wednesday this week a new bus called the RAC Intellibus carried passengers and interacted with traffic to explore how driverless transport can be integrated into the daily commute.