Plus & Ouster Sign Multi-Year Agreement to Support Global Deployment of Automated Trucks

Automated driving systems for commercial trucks are closer to reality now that Plus and Ouster have signed a strategic customer agreement. The agreement includes an initial roll out whereby Ouster will supply a minimum of 2,000 digital LiDAR sensors to Plus for the mass-production of its automated truck system. Ouster also plans to provide additional […]

Ford Recruits New Self-Driving Vehicle Safety Advisor From Stanford University

Chris Gerdes, co-director of the Center of Automotive Research at Stanford University, has joined Ford Motor Company as a self-driving vehicle safety advisor. “Chris is uniquely positioned to help guide Ford in its self-driving vehicle development efforts,” writes Scott Griffith, CEO, Ford Autonomous Vehicles LLC and Mobility Businesses in a recent Medium post. “As the […]

What Is Travel Assist? This Short Video Explains VW’s New ADAS Feature

The 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan will have a new ADAS featured called Travel Assist. This brief video explains what the system is and how it works. Additionally, the 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan will include an enhanced version of adaptive cruise control that leverages GPS and map data. Although it’s not a direct comparison, VW’s Travel Assist sounds […]