News story: UK to lead the way in testing driverless cars

The government has today (19 July 2015) launched a £20 million competitive fund for collaborative research and development into driverless vehicles, along with a code of practice for testing.
The measures announced by Business Secretary Sajid Javid and Transport Minister Andrew Jones will put the UK at the forefront of the intelligent mobility market, expected to be worth £900 billion by 2025.