Self-driving car undergoes first UK test run

Leon Poultney
Self-driving car undergoes first UK test run
Self-driving car undergoes first UK test run

Boffins at Oxford University have developed a futuristic RobotCar, which is able to drive itself using lasers, cameras and an iPad.

The car is capable of driving familiar routes by utilising futuristic laser technology that scans the route ahead to check for obstacles up to 13 times a second.