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An ambitious real-world trial on the streets of Coventry and Milton Keynes is helping to put the UK at the forefront of driverless and connected car technology. Jon Excell reports. The driver of the car stuck in front of us is getting angry. If only we’d acknowledged his subtle blend of hand-gestures and nods, done […]
Within hours of arriving in Japan for the first time, Dr Richard Fairchild said he knew instinctively that it was the perfect place for Aurrigo PodZero autonomous vehicles-a conclusion supported by the amount of attention that his Union Jack-emblazoned pod attracted in the UK Pavilion during the recent 2018 Automotive Engineering…
A driverless car with ‘eyes’ is being trialled by one of the world’s most famous car manufacturers. The concept by the Jaguar Land Rover Future Mobility Division is designed to help interaction with pedestrians and other road users in a world without human drivers.