London’s first driverless cars will soon hit the streets
London wants to test it’s first fully driverless cars on the streets in July 2016. The project is the result of an £۸ million investment. They chose the streets of Greenwich, south London, to be the first place where the first 7 cars will be tested. For now, the routes have not yet been set, but it will most likely circulate in residential areas, as well as near the North Greenwich subway station an O2 arena.
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The car is being adapted from the shuttle pods used to transport passengers at Heathrow Airport’s Terminal 5.