Stanford's Robotic Audi to Brave Pikes Peak Without a Driver

#Driving

Fri, Feb 5th, 2010 15:30 by capnasty NEWS

A team of researchers at the Centre for Automotive Research at Stanford (CARS) has filled the trunk of an Audi TTS with computers and GPS receivers, transforming it into a vehicle that drives itself. The car will attempt Pikes Peak without a driver at race speeds, something that's never been done.

  1038

 

You may also be interested in:

A Buffalo: the Next Best Thing to a Hummer
Amateur-Built Electric Car Going After Record Set by Tesla
"It’s the second-most expensive thing you buy after your home."
“They don’t drive like people. They drive like robots.”
Functional Wooden Cadillac