Future cars / Driverless cars

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Re: Future cars / Driverless cars

Postby mulad » December 13th, 2017, 9:56 am

That vehicle was on an episode of Fully Charged in October. It's a fairly slow vehicle with a "theoretical" max speed of 40 km/h (25 mph), and they said the in-service speed was more typically in the 10-20 km/h (6-12 mph) range. Okay for a very dense place, but I suspect this particular vehicle wouldn't cut it in the suburbs. I'm sure this is classified as a low-speed vehicle, so it is probably illegal for it to go on any roadways where the speed limit exceeds 35 mph.


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Re: Future cars / Driverless cars

Postby Multimodal » December 14th, 2017, 10:16 pm

That was fun to watch, thanks for the link. Yeah, it looks like that particular vehicle isn’t much faster than walking.

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