28 Feb '17, 7am

"Nissan conducts autonomous drive demo in Europe"

As promised , Nissan has demonstrated its latest autonomous drive technology on public roads in Europe for the first time. The demo took part in the east of London. Prior to this, the carmaker has conducted public-road testing of self-driving tech in Japan and the US. Participants in the passenger and rear seats were given the opportunity to experience the tech, which consists of millimeter wave radar, laser scanners, cameras, high-speed computer chips, and a specialised Human Machine Interface, just to name a few. All the above combine to allow the vehicle to operate in an autonomous manner on both highway and city roads, including runabouts, once the destination points are entered into the navigation system. The London test follows recent announcements that both the updated Qashqai and the new Nissan Leaf, both coming in the near future, will be equipped with Nissan’s Pr...

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