Ryan Erik King

  • Watch a Robotaxi Drive Into Oncoming Lane to Avoid a Unicycle

    Watch a Robotaxi Drive Into Oncoming Lane to Avoid a Unicycle

    Waymo’s lovable and ungovernable driverless taxis aren’t playing by the rules again in San Francisco. Bystanders spotted a robotaxi driving down the wrong side of a city street. The robotaxi company claims its vehicle was avoiding a pack of unicyclists. While we can all agree that hitting a person should be avoided at all costs,…


  • Tesla Reportedly Kills Long-Awaited Cheap Electric Car

    Tesla Reportedly Kills Long-Awaited Cheap Electric Car

    A mass-market, low-cost electric family car has long been touted as the holy grail of EVs with the potential to be as transformative to society as the Ford Model T was in the early 20th century. Elon Musk promised to deliver this dream, but those plans have seemingly been put on the back burner. Reuters…


  • F1 Team Pieces Car Builds Together Using 20,000-Part Excel Spreadsheet

    F1 Team Pieces Car Builds Together Using 20,000-Part Excel Spreadsheet

    The ever-struggling Williams Racing organized the builds of its Formula 1 cars using an Excel spreadsheet until an intensive transition in the lead-up to the 2024 season. Team principal James Vowles revealed this archaic organizational system in an interview with The Race. The anecdote is emblematic of how far Williams has fallen behind Grand Prix…