Articles tagged “volvo”

Volvo Believes Self-Driving Cars Will Disrupt Aviation

Volvo Believes Self-Driving Cars Will Disrupt Aviation

Niclas Rolander, Bloomberg

Busy travelers don't love waiting at the airport for flights that might or might not be on time. But they don't love sitting in traffic either, regardless of who's driving. As long as gridlock is an issue, will autonomous cars really change the travel game that much?

1 year ago

Uber Is Buying Thousands of Volvos to Create a Fleet of Driverless Cars

Uber Is Buying Thousands of Volvos to Create a Fleet of Driverless Cars

Elisabeth Behrmann, Bloomberg

Uber is already testing autonomous Volvo vehicles in Pittsburgh. This order shows they're satisfied with the vehicles as Uber begins its attempt to own the potentially lucrative on-demand market for rides in driverless vehicles.

2 years ago