A Proven Method: DRIVE Constellation Now Supports CarSim Vehicle Model

NVIDIA’s simulation tools for testing autonomous cars in the virtual world now offer more models for validation. Two key simulation companies — Mechanical Simulation, creator of CarSim and TruckSim, and IPG — are integrating their high-fidelity vehicle models into the NVIDIA DRIVE Constellation platform. This means that every aspect of driving — from how long Read article >
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A Proven Method: DRIVE Constellation Now Supports CarSim Vehicle Model

DRIVE Labs: Pursuing Perfection for Intersection Detection

Navigating a traffic-light controlled intersection may seem routine. But when the NVIDIA BB8 autonomous test vehicle first performed that task last year, it had our engineers smiling.
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DRIVE Labs: Pursuing Perfection for Intersection Detection

How Do Self-Driving Cars Make Decisions?

Self-driving cars see the world using sensors. But how do they make sense of all that data? The key is perception, the industry’s term for the ability, while driving, to process and identify road data — from street signs to pedestrians to surrounding traffic. With the power of AI, driverless vehicles can recognize and react Read article >
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How Do Self-Driving Cars Make Decisions?

Tesla Raises the Bar for Self-Driving Carmakers

In unveiling the specs of his new self-driving car computer at this week’s Tesla Autonomy Day investor event, Elon Musk made several things very clear to the world. First, Tesla is raising the bar for all other carmakers. Second, Tesla’s self-driving cars will be powered by a computer based on two of its new AI Read article >
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Tesla Raises the Bar for Self-Driving Carmakers

How Does a Self-Driving Car See?

To drive better than humans, autonomous vehicles must first see better than humans. Building reliable vision capabilities for self-driving cars has been a major development hurdle. By combining a variety of sensors, however, developers have been able to create a detection system that can “see” a vehicle’s environment even better than human eyesight. The keys Read article >
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How Does a Self-Driving Car See?

AI in the Fast Lane: Automotive Tech Accelerates at GTC 2019

From start to finish, this week’s GPU Technology Conference was buzzing with automotive innovation. Sleek vehicles greeted attendees at the front door of the San Jose Convention Center. Autonomous vehicles lined up for potential future passengers inside the exhibit hall. And self-driving cars seamlessly maneuvered around pedestrians and obstacles on the roads behind the conference Read article >
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AI in the Fast Lane: Automotive Tech Accelerates at GTC 2019

That’s No Mirage: NVIDIA and Partners Make Self-Driving Dreams a Reality in Las Vegas Desert

Road-ready advanced autopilot systems, intelligent cockpits and highly accurate map localization platforms wowed the crowds this week at CES in Las Vegas. At the core of each of these cutting-edge technologies is the high-performance, energy-efficient compute of NVIDIA DRIVE. To kick off the show, ZF and Continental announced premium, Level 2+ automated driving systems using Read article >
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That’s No Mirage: NVIDIA and Partners Make Self-Driving Dreams a Reality in Las Vegas Desert

From Gear Shifts to A-Lists: Los Angeles Auto Show a Star-Studded Affair

As the home of classic films and Hollywood blockbusters made possible by cutting-edge technology, Los Angeles has always been buzzing with excitement. And this year’s 111th running of the Los Angeles Auto Show fits right in. During the show preview this week, automakers unveiled sleek redesigns of iconic models, as well as innovative concepts coming Read article >
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From Gear Shifts to A-Lists: Los Angeles Auto Show a Star-Studded Affair

17 Startups Driving the Automotive Future at GTC Israel

At GTC Israel this week, 17 automotive startups showcased the latest developments in autonomous driving, connectivity and mobility services. The young companies are developing on NVIDIA DRIVE, taking advantage of Israel’s fast-paced, flexible startup culture to speed the deployment of safe self-driving on public roads. With the help of high-performance, energy-efficient compute from the NVIDIA Read article >
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17 Startups Driving the Automotive Future at GTC Israel