Jaguar Land Rover is creating a "smart city hub" for real-world testing of technology related to self-driving cars. The Future Mobility Campus Ireland (FMCI) will include 7.4 miles of public roads equipped with sensors, high-accuracy location systems, a data management and control center, and a fleet of prototype self-driving cars, according to a...

Self-driving cars won't only carry around people in the future but also all kinds of goods, from groceries to takeout to pretty much any kind of household item. In preparation for this future, Walmart is testing the waters with an automated delivery service using self-driving cars from California's Cruise. Cruise is backed by automakers General...

Daimler announced Friday it is acquiring a minority stake in Luminar, a Silicon Valley-based startup developing lidar monitoring systems for self-driving cars and trucks. Luminar is developing lidar monitoring systems that can detect and identify objects on the road with a high level of accuracy. Volvo, which is also an investor, plans to...