Google gets license to test drive autonomous cars on Nevada roads
by Laura Domela
May 07, 2012 at 6:59 PM
On Monday, the Nevada Department of Motor Vehicles approved Google’s license application to test autonomous vehicles on the state’s roads. The state had approved such laws back in February, and has now begun issuing licenses based on those regulations.
The state previously outlined that companies that want to test such vehicles will need an insurance bond of $1 million and must provide detailed outlines of where they plan to test it and under what conditions. Further, the car must have two people in it at all times, with one behind the wheel who can take control of the vehicle if needed.
via ars technica
Photograph by Nevada DMV
Analog/Mixed Signal. Board and Module Design. Career. Communications and Networking. Computers. Consumer Electronics. EDA. MEMS and Smart Systems. Embedded. FPGA. Green. Industrial. Manufacturing. Medical. MilAero. Mobile. Power. Products. Robotics. Semiconductor. Software. Test.