Waymo The age of the driverless taxi has arrived – at least in parts of Phoenix, Arizona. Self-driving car company Waymo, owned by Google’s parent company Alphabet, announced its autonomous vehicles are now available to the general public (or at least paying customers). The service is only available in a limited area for […]

The Cullinan can cost $426,700, but wait until you see the tailgating seats. The 2020 Rolls-Royce Cullinan. Magic-hour lighting comes separately. Dan Carney Posh folks who drive a Rolls-Royce have always boasted about what the company describes as a “magic carpet ride.” But with the 2020 Rolls-Royce Cullinan—the traditional luxury […]

Campaigners are concerned about pedestrian safety standards for US vehicles GETTY IMAGES Safety experts are urging the UK government to exclude American cars from any post-Brexit trade deal. They say imported vehicles should meet British safety standards for accidents with pedestrians, cyclists and children. UK PM Boris Johnson has indicated […]

Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain New climate research has stated that urgent action on emissions from existing ships is the key to tackling shipping’s impact on climate change. The shipping sector ‘can’t wait’ for new, low-carbon ships to enter its fleet if it is to cut CO2 emissions in line with Paris Agreement targets, […]

Credit: CC0 Public Domain California and nearly two dozen other states on Wednesday filed suit against the Trump administration, arguing that its decision to weaken fuel efficiency standards for cars and trucks puts the public’s health at risk and is based on flawed science. The lawsuit is the latest step […]