Thursday, 14 April 2016

“The Revolution…Will Not Be Driverless”

Amid all the hype about autonomous/self-driving cars, here’s a corrective from Christian Wolmar, writing in the New Statesmen. As Wolmar says, the danger is that seeing driver-free cars as a panacea risks diverting attention from the urgent task of improving public transport…and getting people out of their cars. Which would be better for all of us.