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Di Grassi keen on F1 demo for Roborace

The autonomous racing series Roborace is not limited to running alongside Formula E and would be open to demonstrating its driverless car technology alongside Formula 1 and other series.

Roborace drops fully driverless car for first season

The driverless racing car initiative Roborace will commence its inaugural season with an upgraded version of its autonomous development car and not the bespoke Robocar revealed last year.

Inaugural Roborace season to feature human drivers

The Roborace series is set to launch in spring 2019 and its races will feature a combination of professional drivers "teaching" autonomous systems, according to CEO Lucas di Grassi.

Roborace car completes Goodwood hillclimb

The Roborace driver-less car has become the first ever fully autonomous race car to officially complete a hillclimb after running at the Goodwood Festival of Speed.

Roborace to bring driverless tech to Autosport International

Roborace, the world’s first driverless electric racing competition, is set to take pride of place on the Autosport Stage at Autosport International 2018.

Formula E champion di Grassi becomes Roborace CEO

Formula E champion Lucas di Grassi has been named CEO of driverless racing series initiative Roborace.

Roborace explained: Where artificial intelligence meets racing

Preparations for the first competition with autonomous race cars is under way. But why? And will it be fun to watch? searched for answers.

Planning begins for first Roborace competition

Roborace's second driver-less racing car is due to be introduced this month and the initiative will now begin to work out how the first competition between its cars will work.

Roborace car completes first public run at Paris ePrix

Roborace’s autonomous racing car ran for the first time in public ahead of Formula E’s Paris ePrix.

Roborace: “This car is from the future, and it’s here now”

The driverless racing car is here – but it looks like full-on races are a couple of years out. Charles Bradley investigates.

Roborace unveils world’s first autonomous racer, ‘The Robocar’

Roborace has officially unveiled its world-first driverless electric racing car – ‘The Robocar’ – live on stage at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain.

Roborace names Michelin as official tyre supplier

Michelin has been announced as the official tyre supplier for the upcoming Roborace championship, which will be contested with driverless cars.

Self-driving Roborace ‘DevBot’ to make public test debut this week

The development vehicle for the new Roborace autonomous racing car series will make its public debut at the Donington Park Formula E tests this week.

Roborace reveals size of driver-less racecars and AI partner

The new Roborace series – the first ever for autonomous racing cars – has revealed the dimensions and AI computer supplier of its machinery.

Roborace reveals driver-less concept car for new racing series

Roborace, the first racing series to feature driver-less cars, has unveiled the first images of its racing car.

Opinion: 10 reasons not to dismiss Roborace

Can a championship for driverless cars really be considered a true sport? France's Guillaume Navarro offers 10 reasons why the radical Roborace series should be taken seriously.

Formula E unveils new support series for driverless cars

Formula E has revealed plans to begin a new support category for the series starting from season three that will feature driverless car technology.