China supports development of new energy intelligent cars

China's top economic planner has cleared the way for development of domestic new energy cars and intelligent vehicles.

US transport chief to unveil revised self-driving car guidelines

The Trump administration plans to unveil revised self-driving car guidelines this summer as the government sets out to rewrite regulations that pose legal barriers to robot vehicles.

GOING EV | Ford plans $11 billion investment, 40 electric vehicles by 2022

Ford Motor Co will significantly increase its planned investments in electric vehicles to $11 billion by 2022 and have 40 hybrid and fully electric vehicles in its model lineup.

WATCH | Japanese ‘folding’ car could solve parking space problem

Finding a parking space may soon become much easier thanks to a car that can fold itself up and squeeze into small spaces.

WATCH | 2018 traffic jams could be worse – MMDA

This early, authorities are sounding the possibility that the already horrendous traffic jams in Metro Manila will worsen as the new year comes around. This...

WATCH | WHERE’S DASH CAM? LTFRB suspends 7 Partas units after Christmas Day La Union road crash

The Land Transportation Regulatory and Franchising Board (LTFRB) has suspended seven units of Partas Bus line on the Pagudpud Ilocos Norte-Sampaloc Manila route following the company's failure to submit to regulators the dash cam of the bus that figured in the Christmas dawn collision with a private jeepney, killing 20 people.
Singapore launched its first large-scale electric car-sharing program through which the land-scarce city-state hopes to provide commuters with more transport options and steer them away from the need to buy their own cars.

Nissan, DeNA schedule public tests of self-driving car service in Japan next year

Nissan Motor Co and Japanese gaming software maker DeNA Co said on Tuesday they would begin public tests of their self-driving ride-sharing service in Japan next year.

WATCH | Toyota’s humanoid robot helper mirrors its controller

Japanese car maker Toyota unveils a new humanoid robot that mirrors the movements of its remote operator.

Uber data breach included Filipino user accounts — NPC

The National Privacy Commission (NPC) said ride-sharing firm Uber has confirmed with the agency that personal information of Filipinos were among those exposed during a data breach in October 2016.

Tesla to unveil electric truck

Tesla Inc on Thursday will unveil a prototype electric big-rig truck, which may be able to drive itself, throwing the company into a new market.
EDSA traffic flow

MMDA’S REMINDER | Note traffic restrictions till Wednesday, Nov. 15

Most of the VIPs and delegates attending the 31st ASEAN Summit and Related Summits are expected to fly out by Wednesday (Nov. 15), and authorities have advised the public to plan their trips with consideration of the traffic restrictions that remain in place until then.
A typical rush-hour scene on EDSA. This year;s quake drill will be done at 4pm, and include scenarios besides earthquakes, especially fire suppression. MMDA said it's also the first time the drill takes 4 days. INTERAKSYON FILE

WAZER | The world’s best, worst places to be a driver

The Waze 2017 Driver Satisfactory Index ranks The Philippines at the bottom for a 2nd year.