Brave new world. Is Uber’s beer run the equivalent of the Wright brother’s first flight ?
It’s a big change from the world of horse and cart, that’s for sure.
I suspect that there will be a lot of ting steps and perhaps a couple of decades before driverless trucks are ubiquitous but it will definitely change the business model and cost structure of the industry.
The economics of self driving Transportation are very compelling. The truck utilisation can literally become 24/7 and you remove the cost of a driver.
Just as Flight records were being broken, I expect the same will happen in autonomous driving. We are perhaps only at the beginning of a new world in the world of transportation.
When will it auto fill the tank or recharge and when will it drive coast to coast or the autonomous bus…