Self-driving vehicle

Self-driving vehicle
dashboard of a self-driving automobile

A self-driving vehicle, also known as an autonomous vehicle or driverless car, can navigate and operate without direct human control. Key features:

Levels of autonomy:

While fully autonomous cars don't yet exist, continual progress is being made in research and development by companies like Waymo, Cruise, and Tesla. Regulatory hurdles around safety and liability must be overcome before widespread adoption.

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