Driverless vehicle to be tested on UK streets for the first time
Oct 11 A driverless vehicle carrying passengers will take to Britain's public roads for the first time on Tuesday, as part of trials aimed at paving the way for
autonomous cars to hit the highways by the end of the decade.
The government is encouraging technology companies,carmakers and start-ups to develop and test their autonomous driving technologies in Britain, aiming to build an industry to serve a worldwide market which it forecasts could be worth around 900 billion pounds ($1.1 trillion) by 2025.
Earlier this year, it launched a consultation on changes to insurance rules and motoring... read more
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