Here’s An Early Look At Volvo’s Self-Parking, Driverless Car, Due To Hit Streets In 2017

Most of the technologies needed to equip your car with a self-parking capability are available today–adaptive cruise control, mitigated braking, steer-by-wire, the whole deal. The only element missing is the intelligent driving software, the artificial intelligence that will allow a car to think and react like a human would behind the wheel. Now Volvo says that’s only a few short years away, and invited me to Gothenburg, Sweden, the company’s hometown, to prove it.