Driverless Car Technology Hits the Road, but With a Human Behind the Wheel

“We are going for a long-term goal of an autonomous car, but the technology being developed for that can be used today. It’s important for people to realize that the auto industry has been working on these technologies for years and years. It spent $102 billion on research and development last year,” said Dan Gage, a spokesperson for the Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers (AAM).