This Week in the Future of Cars: Make It Work!

Building the future of transportation is, by definition, a ton of work. You can’t just start cranking out production cars in your backyard, or launching hyperloops, or digging holes. You need entire teams of engineers, reams of designers, visionaries and scientists and bureaucracy experts to boot. This week, we prepped…

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Waymo wants driverless taxis by 2018, but they reportedly have trouble crossing intersections

Waymo is dealing with road troubles for its self-driving cars.Image: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images It appears that Waymo’s “fully self-driving” taxi service was a bit too aggressive with its 2018 launch date. A report from The Information Tuesday paints a bleak picture out of Phoenix, Arizona, where Waymo seems to be…

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