Home Four wheelers oi-Rahul Jaswal By Rahul Jaswal Published: Thursday, June 13, 2019, 17:02 [IST] Volvo Cars and cab aggregator Uber, presented a jointly developed production car capable of driving by itself. This is the second development in the strategic collaboration between both companies. Volvo Cars and Uber entered a joint engineering agreement in 2016, and have since developed several prototypes with the sole purpose of accelerating the companies’ self-driving car development. The Volvo XC90 SUV unveiled today is the first production car that features Uber’s self-driving system. The vehicle is capable of fully driving itself. The Volvo XC90 is equipped with safety features that allow Uber to install its own self-driving system, outlining future deployment of self-driving cars in Uber’s network as an autonomous ride sharing service. The most important features of Volvo Cars’ autonomous drive-ready production vehicle include back-up systems for steering and braking functions, as well as battery back-up power. Should any of the primary systems fail, the back-up systems are designed to to bring the car to a stop immediately. In addition to Volvo’s built-in back-up systems, the car features a bunch of sensors that are built into the vehicle. They are designed for Uber’s self-driving… Read full this story
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