Prepare for Nightmarish Swarms of Google Robot Cars, Says Zipcar Founder

With its driverless car project, Google aims to create an automobile that’s ultimately safer, because it sidesteps human fallibility. Though Chase admits autonomous cars might very well cut down on accidents, she believes that the more pressing issue is the amount of congestion and pollution that cars produce in big cities. Autonomous cars, she says, will only exacerbate these problems.