John Krafcik

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Interior shot of a self-driving Lexus car.

The coming of the robot car has been screamed loud from every headline and tech blog for the past decade, but increasingly car makers are being more c(...)

Tesla’s chief executive – for now – Elon Musk. Photograph: Reuters/Noah Berger

Elon Musk may still be in the driving seat at Tesla but it is likely only a matter of time before he runs out of road. With the entrepreneur being s(...)

Liam Cunningham, who plays Davos Seaworth in ‘Game of Thrones’, will speak at the Web Summit

The company behind the Web Summit has a permanent six-bedroom “crash pad” for new employees arriving in Dublin as part of efforts to circumvent the ho(...)

Waymo’s self-driving people carrier, a collaboration between Google and Fiat Chrysler. The van is the first heavyweight collaboration between a major automaker and one of Silicon Valley’s elite. Photograph: Brett Carlsen/The New York Times

There are shiny new sport utility vehicles, brawny pickups and sleek saloons. But the unlikely star of the annual Detroit motor show is an odd-looking(...)

Google’s self-driving concept car in California.

Google does not intend to become a vehicle manufacturer, the company’s managing director for Germany, Austria and Switzerland said at the Frankfurt au(...)

John Krafcik, an auto industry veteran, is to become chief executive of Google’s self-driving car project this month. A Stanford-educated engineer he has spent the past four decades in various engineering and management positions at carmakers including Ford and Hyundai.

The search company announced on Sunday that John Krafcik, an auto industry veteran, would become chief executive of its self-driving car project this(...)

“U should apply Lean Start-up Strategy in everything u do. Even ur personal & love relationship. Think about it & makes sense.” Thus tweeted a(...)