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Vehicles fitted with autonomous technologies will most benefit people with personal mobility challenges says new survey.

Vehicles fitted with autonomous technologies will bring most benefit to the personal mobility of the disabled (56%), the visually impaired (42%) and the elderly (30%), according to a survey of the British public conducted by Nissan. Improved mobility for everyone … Continue reading

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FT wonders whether driverless cars might represent a threat to the growth of cycling in cities.

There is an interesting article today in the online FT by George Greenwood in which he suggests that the arrival of driverless cars might in cities scupper the growth in cycle use. Driverless cars will be fighting for space with … Continue reading

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Volvo places a fully autonomous truck underground.

Swedish truck maker Volvo is the first manufacturer in the world to introduce a fully autonomous truck into an underground working environment. The company‚Äôs FMX tipper has begun full scale testing at the Boliden mine in Kristineberg, Sweden, where it … Continue reading

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