In our Tech Issue, Burkhard Bilger investigates the future of the Google car: http://nyr.kr/1fOl8Ae
“The Google car is an old-fashioned sort of science fiction: this year’s model of last century’s make. It belongs to the gleaming, chrome-plated age of jet packs and rocket ships, transporter beams and cities beneath the sea, of a predicted future still well beyond our technology.”
Watch a video of Google’s driverless car, and previous attempts to create driverless vehicles: http://nyr.kr/18N2Vhp
Illustration by Harry Campbell.