Cars that can drive themselves have been the stuff of science fiction stories for decades, but now it's starting to look like they might actually happen. The Guardian is designer John Bukasa's concept of how a vehicle might look, once we've been freed from the chore of actually having to operate it.
Will the near future really be filled with cars that drive themselves? First Google shocked the world with news that they were working on a car that drives itself. Now a team from Germany's Freie University is making the rounds with a taxi that drives itself with just a click of a button.
Google reveled yesterday that it has been testing a fleet of advanced driverless robotic cars, running them in regular traffic on extended trips all over California including the 350 mile trip from Google's Mountain View campus to their Santa Monica office.