Will they be the next big thing in automating our lives. Soon, we won’t even need to think for ourselves or do anything that a robot couldn’t do. Whether we’re entering some kind of futuristic dystopia or not, it’s clear that the automotive industry believe their own hyperbole and are paving the way for more self-driving cars to be released on our roads.
Whilst, still out of the reach for many of us on the grounds of affordability it’s only a matter of time before economies of scale are reached and these become available on the market at a better price point. Tesla X already offers a self-driving mode and Ford are plunging a lot of R & D dollars into this technology. In the meantime, we’ll just hope we win the lottery or join the next big ‘startup’. We can but dream of owning this…..