Waymo is 99% of the way to self-driving cars. The last 1% is the hardest

Joel Johnson laughs nervously from the backseat when his self-driving cab pulls up in the middle of a busy suburban Phoenix road. The car, operated by autonomous vehicle pioneer Waymo, has encountered a row of traffic cones in a construction area and will not budge. “Take the tour, man,” Johnson …

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Aurora man, 27, killed in motorcycle crash in Naperville

A 27-year-old Aurora man was killed on Saturday when the motorcycle he was riding crashed while crossing a high-speed railroad tracks in Naperville, police said on Sunday. According to Naperville Police, Jaelen Morain was one of two riders aboard the 2005 Yamaha motorcycle as it headed east on Hafenrichter Road …

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Some of the world’s best-selling cars by country

Fewer people bought cars in 2020 than usual, but some of the world’s largest automakers have weathered the pandemic year surprisingly well. Drivers in the United States, as they have done every year for nearly four decades, have bought more Ford F-Series trucks than any other type of car. Those …

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Competition intensifies for auto and fire insurance

The impending implementation of Phase 2 of detarification / liberalization of the insurance sector will likely lead to additional competitive pressure on the pricing of automotive and fire products for general ITOs. KUCHING: The impending implementation of phase 2 of detarification / liberalization of the insurance sector is expected to …

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Outboard Motor Market Size and Growth 2021-2028 | Key players – Honda Motor Co. Ltd., Mercury Marine Suzuki Marine, Yamaha Motor Co. Ltd., Powertech Group, Mudd Hog Mud Motors, LLC, Torqeedo GmbH, Cox

New Jersey, United States, – The Outboard Motors Market Size and forecast to 2028, this report provides an analysis of the impact of the COVID19 epidemic on the key points influencing the growth of the market. In addition, the outboard motors market segments (by major players, types, applications and major …

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Bikers raising funds for injured veterans stop in Gettysburg

GETTYSBURG, Pa. (WHTM) – The 20th anniversary of September 11 is three weeks away. To honor those who served, a group of bikers travel from New York to Washington, DC and back. This is the seventh annual Riding for Warriors event. The group surpassed its original goal, raising more than …

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Jaguar F-Pace Updated Now In South Africa – Price And Engine Specs Announced

• Jaguar’s updated F-Pace is now available in South Africa. • The SUV is powered by two diesel engines and three gasoline engines. • The price starts at 1.1 million rand. • For more automotive stories visit Wheels24 Jaguar’s updated F-Pace made its debut in South Africa, benefiting from several …

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Vice-poll: selection of the GB team

Motocross of Nations announcements will start to filter through at a fairly steady pace as the event quickly approaches. The Netherlands named their team at the end of July, even before there was any confirmation regarding the race, and France listed their three guys yesterday. The United States squad is …

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Back on track: local racer returns to where he started – Austin Daily Herald

Ryan Soucek was back where it all began on the dirt road at the Mower County Fair on Tuesday, and he couldn’t help but smile. Soucek, who attends Hayfield High School, was back in the Motokazie Supercross series, the same place he first considered competing four years ago. Ryan decided …

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The first motorcycle in the canton

Al Batt We are learning to live in a new way every day. I am part of the generation that is afraid of quicksand. I’ve never seen quicksand, but I’ve witnessed its betrayal in many old black and white movies. It was a standard trope in old action movies featuring …

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