04 Nov '13, 6am

Self-Driving Pods On Their Way To UK

Self-Driving Pods On Their Way To UK

The plan calls for 100 pods, each capable of holding two people and luggage, to roll around in special lanes built all around Milton Keynes. The city was chosen for its already-wide roads, and the £65million/$104 million project will get started in 2015 and is expected to be fully completed around 2017. Pedestrians can call one of the pods to their location via a smartphone app, as well as pay the £2 fee, and a similar (albeit smaller) system has been in use at London’s Heathrow airport since 2011.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2013/11/04/self-driving-pods-way...

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