Future includes more than just my minivan

Since Toronto’s downtown core, like that of most cities, can’t support more roads, the question becomes how to move around as efficiently as possible. Beatty says the future is in intelligent transportation — vehicles that can be driven independently around city streets but, once headed on to the highway, become part of a vehicular Borg collective that controls merging, following distance and speed for maximum efficiency as people make their way into and out of the core.