• Posts Tagged ‘driverless car’

    Road train premieres on Europe’s motorways

    by  • May 28, 2012 • Motoring News, Technology

    2012 Volvo Sartre road train

    Volvo has successfully completed the first-ever test drive of a road train among other road users. Road trains, or platoons, are made up of a number of vehicles that automatically monitor the distance, speed and direction of the car immediately in front and mimic its actions. Volvo’s test, carried out on 200km of motorway...

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    Google’s Self-Driving Car

    by  • March 28, 2012 • Technology, Videos

    2012 Google self-driving car

    While the self-driving car will have obvious benefits for regular motorists, it will also open up a whole new freedom for those who are currently precluded from getting behind the wheel because of health issues, as the video below shows. Google’s Self-Driving CarMarch 28th, 2012Niall O'Hara

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