CSIA 459 TECHNOLOGY SELECTION PAPER
The next step into the future of automotive travel is made possible by a new technology called Autonomous Vehicles (Ground). “A fully autonomous car can be defined as a car which is able to perceive its environment, decide what route to take to its destination, and drive it. The development of this could allow significant changes to travel – without the need for human supervision or operation, everyone in the car could be a passenger, or it could even drive with no occupants at all. (Yeomans, 2013)” This is not to be confused with the car itself which an old technology.