Belfast Telegraph

Sunday 21 September 2014

Video: Stuntmen put Hyundai's driverless car emergency stop to the ultimate test

Tests of Hyundai Genesis cars were carried out at the Mojave Desert. Five stuntmen drove round the track at speeds of 50mph (80km/h). They then switched on the smart cruise control and lane assist, which allowed the cars to drive the 6.4-mile (10.3km) circuit unaided. At this point four of the stuntmen jumped out of their cars into a truck. The lead driver stayed in position with a blindfold and relied on the technology to save his life

 

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