GM to start testing driverless cars in NYC

The Chevy Bolt AVs that will be used for the NYC testing program

In addition to testing in San Francisco, they will also be part of the new New York City fleet.

The company has tested more than 100 of the vehicles around the country, including in dense San Francisco, but New York's harsh weather and even harsher streets will "improve our software at a much faster rate", Vogt said.

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Cruise Automation introduced its third-gen automated vehicle.

Cruise will test its self-driving fleet in NY in a five mile square section of Manhattan, the company announced led via the WSJ, in a move that will also make it the first automaker to test autonomous vehicles in the city.

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Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer said in a statement, "New York is the ultimate proving ground for autonomous vehicle technology". The vehicles will soon be tested in New York City, too. All vehicles will also have to comply with federal safety standards and all applicable New York State inspection standards, and a person holding a valid driver license must be present in the driver's seat at all times while it is operated on public highways. "The spirit of innovation is what defines NY, and we are positioned on the forefront of this emerging industry that has the potential to be the next great technological advance that moves our economy and moves us forward". "With this action, we are taking a careful yet balanced approach to incorporating autonomous vehicles on our roads to reduce risky driving habits, decrease the number of accidents and save lives on NY roadways".

Matt Mincieli, Northeast Region Executive Director for TechNet, a trade association comprised of over 70 of the nation's leading technology companies, said, "Governor Cuomo's announcement of the Cruise Automation partnership proves that New York State is serious about bringing AV technology to the Empire State and taking a leadership role in safely, but aggressively, testing this rapidly evolving technology". The Level 4 testing is just one step removed from complete autonomy. Detailed 3-D mapping to help the cars navigate the streets has already begun in lower Manhattan, although the companies did not say which specific neighborhoods were involved.

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