Volvo is putting ‘everyday users’ behind the wheel of its driverless cars in London


Volvo has announced that it’ll be putting regular folk like you and me behind the wheel of its autonomous cars when they hit London’s streets next year. The company says that it’s going all-in on autonomous cars as they “represent a leap forward in car safety” and that its ‘Drive Me London’ trial will take place on real roads, with real traffic and real, err, normal people along for the ride. Professional test drivers will, of course, be provided where required. Volvo says that the test next year will involve “a limited number” of semi-autonomous cars on the roads, with…

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from UK – The Next Web http://thenextweb.com/uk/2016/04/27/volvo-putting-regular-families-behind-wheel-driverless-car-tests/

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