Apple Adds 23 More Drivers to its Autonomous Vehicle Fleet; Still no Driverless Permits; Crash Reports

We have the latest numbers from all the major manufacturers of autonomous vehicle technology in California. Since our last report in September, according to the California Department of Motor Vehicles’ latest data, we have seen many of the manufacturers increase both the size of their autonomous fleet, and the size of their driving team. Apple … Read more

Apple Adds More Drivers to its Autonomous Vehicle Program; Now 114 Drivers

There are many manufacturers currently developing their own autonomous, or self-driving, technology. Since 2014, California has had an autonomous vehicle testing program; Manufacturers must obtain permits for both their cars and their drivers, from the California DMV. We have been following Apple’s self-driving program for years now, and have reported many times on the changing … Read more

Apple Increases its Number of Self-driving Car Drivers

After almost a year later, Apple has again increased the number of drivers for its fleet of autonomous test vehicles. We have been closely monitoring the numbers. Autonomous vehicles, or self-driving cars, are vehicles that can sense the environment and “drive” themselves without (or with little) help from a human driver. In our last report … Read more

Apple Increases Its Number Of Self-driving Car Drivers

Apple has slightly increased the number of test drivers, although the total number of vehicles remains the same. According to new data from the California DMV, Apple now has a total of 66 self-driving cars and 149 certified drivers on the road. This is an increase in drivers since our last report in September, when … Read more

Apple Increases Its Number Of Self-Driving Test Drivers

Apple is, currently, testing a total of 69 cars on public roads of California, according to the California Department of Motor Vehicles. The company also has 143 registered safety drivers in the State. This is an increase in drivers since April 24, when Apple had 69 test vehicles and 110 registered drivers. This means that Apple … Read more

Number of Apple’s Autonomous Cars Decreases For The First Time

Apple kept continuing to increase the number of autonomous vehicles in California until November, 2018. In November, Apple had 72 autonomous vehicles (and 144 drivers) permitted to test on public roads, according to the California Department of Motor Vehicles. Apple kept this numbers until last week. And we learned from the California Department of Motor Vehicles … Read more

Apple Autonomous Car Fleet Grows To 72 Vehicles In California

Apple is continuing to increase the number of autonomous vehicles in California. The company now has 72 autonomous vehicles permitted to test on public roads, according to the California Department of Motor Vehicles,. Last time we reported, Apple had 70 vehicles. Apple keeps adding autonomous vehicles to its test fleet at a steady rate. Here is … Read more