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    Do you trust autonomous vehicles?

    June 6, 2019 12:00AM by John G Smith

    MONTREAL, Que. – Engineers have proven they can create cars and trucks that move without drivers at the controls, but confidence in early autonomous vehicles has been shaken in the wake of some high-profile collisions.

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    Suppliers, governments and banks grapple with climate change questions

    June 6, 2019 12:00AM by John G Smith

    MONTREAL, Que. – Striking a balance between financial goals and a desire to fight climate change can be a challenge. Look no further than the interest in electric vehicles as an example of a chicken-versus-egg debate. Which should come first,

  • Michelin taking the air out of tires

    June 5, 2019 8:35AM by John G Smith

    MONTREAL, Que. — Michelin has unveiled plans for an airless tire known as Uptis (Unique Puncture-Proof Tire System), developed in conjunction with General Motors and to enter production as early as 2024. Initially designed with cars in mind, there are

  • Michelin to test Einride autonomous vehicles

    June 5, 2019 8:20AM by John G Smith

    MONTREAL, Que. – Michelin will soon begin testing prototypes of Swedish-made Einride autonomous vehicles at its facility in Clermont-Ferrand, France. The T-Pod, an electric vehicle with no space for a driver, will roll out in two phases at the Michelin

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    Airless tires, autonomous tech, and future of mobility at Movin’On

    June 5, 2019 12:00AM by John G Smith

    MONTREAL, Que. – The annual Movin’On Summit is a free-flowing think tank of sorts, sharing ideas about sustainable transportation against a backdrop that looks something like the setting for a post-apocalyptic movie. Maybe the exhibit at a modern art museum.