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Driverless Car

Posted by
Irene (San Francisco, United States) on 17 March 2018 in Cityscape & Urban and Portfolio.

The car that is making a right turn is a driverless car. I took a cab across town. The cab driver was telling me some cars are being tested, there is a person in the driver seat and a person who is driving shotgun.

SM-N950U 1/512 second F/2.4 52 mm (35mm equiv.)

Michael Skorulski from Toronto, Canada

We have yet to see whether having no driver makes the car safer. Thought provoking for sure.

17 Mar 2018 5:16am

Devi from Chennai, India

hope these cars are safe..we have to wait and watch .
Have a great weekend Irene ;)

17 Mar 2018 11:19am

@Devi: Wait and watch is for sure. Have a great weekend Devi.

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

How can we know it is driverless if someone is in the driver's seat? I must admit I am a bit wary about these.

17 Mar 2018 3:41pm

@Ruthiebear: While they are testing these cars, they need a live person to take charge if something happens. I don't like the idea of driverless cars myself.

Existence Artistique from Angers, France

intéressant noeud

17 Mar 2018 5:35pm

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

For now, I'm not sure this is a good idea.

18 Mar 2018 4:30pm

Lewis from Harns, Netherlands

I like that expression 'driving shotgun' :) !!

18 Mar 2018 5:15pm

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52 mm (35mm equiv.)