Lyft’s self-driving test vehicles are back on public roads in California

Lyft’s self-driving vehicle division has restarted testing on public roads in California, several months after pausing operations amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Lyft’s Level 5 program said Tuesday some of its autonomous vehicles are back on the road in Palo Alto and at its closed test track. The company has not resumed a pilot program that ...

TransferWise to offer investment products but has ‘no plans’ to become a bank

TransferWise, the London-headquartered international money transfer service recently valued at $3.5 billion, has secured an additional license with U.K. regulators to enable it to offer investment products in the future. This will mean that U.K. customers who have money deposited in a TransferWise multi-currency or so-called “borderless” account will be given the option to make ...

Red Bull did not give Vettel “hope” of possible 2021 deal – Marko | RaceFans Round-up

In the round-up: Red Bull did not give Vettel “hope” of possible 2021 deal – Marko • Ferrari to pay tribute to Zanardi in Austria • COTA would accept no race in 2020 Source: F1 Fanatic

Elementary Robotics is making its quality assurance robots commercially available

Elementary Robotics is making its quality assurance robots commercially available
Two years and more than $17 million after it first began working on its robots for quality assurance, the Los Angeles-based Elementary Robotics has finally made its products commercially available. The company already boasts a few very large initial customers in the automotive industry, consumer packaged goods and aerospace and defense, including Toyota, according to ...

Ferrari forced to make a major redesign of their car

Ferrari are making a major redesign of their car as a result of flaws discovered since it ran in pre-season testing in February. Source: BBC F1

Ferrari to introduce major car update at Hungarian Grand Prix | 2020 F1 season

Ferrari intends to introduce a major update to its SF1000 at the third round of the season in Hungary after taking a “significant change of direction” with its development programme. Source: F1 Fanatic

Race of my Life: Emerson Fittipaldi on the 1972 Italian GP

Race: 1972 Italian GPCar: Lotus 72DFor me, a great achievement was when I won the Formula 1 world championship at Monza. I won the race and I won the championship. If you consider the technique and difficulty involved in winning a race, it’s a different story. It can be a much less important race and ...

COTA expects US GP decision to involve Canada, Mexico

The race is still theoretically on the calendar in its original October 25 date, and is potentially part of a run of up to four races on the continent. It could be preceded by the Canadian GP, which is being teed up for October 11 if a deal can be agreed with the local authorities, and ...

Zanardi’s condition remains stable following second surgery | 2020 F1 season

The hospital where Alex Zanardi is being treated reported he remains in a serious but stable condition after undergoing a second neurological operation yesterday. Source: F1 Fanatic

Ferrari to run testing-spec car in Austria ahead of big revamp

Team principal Mattia Binotto said that after the lockdown break the team decided to take a major change of direction in order to find more performance from the SF1000, while knowing that the updates would not be ready for the first two races.The short time available after the FIA factory shutdown, as well as new ...