Waymo’s self-driving van heads to Tahoe for some time in the snow

News Updates

Waymo is working on one of the key areas it still needs to tackle ahead of any general public launch of its self-driving technology: snow. Kopen nike air max schoenen nike air max 2017 goedkoop The company’s vehicles still had a lot to learn in this specific realm as of late last year, and it’s one of the most challenging road conditions any autonomous vehicle can face, because of the effects of deep cold and blanketing snow not only on traction and vehicle handling, but also on sensors and optics. asics homme pas cher cheap fjallraven kanken sale Waymo CEO John Krafcik posted a tweet with an image of the Waymo Chrysler Pacifica minivan, kitted out with its in-house self-driving sensor technology, in a snowy setting at South Lake Tahoe in California. new balance 1400 heritage femme Nike Air Max 2017 Heren grijs The Lake Tahoe location keeps Waymo within the domain of its license to test autonomous systems on state roads, but also provides snowy environs to test more extreme conditions and help it build out its flexibility in terms of weather conditions. Cheap Fjallraven Kanken Big

View image on Twitter

Waymo’s Pacifica vans began test drives on public roads in both California and Arizona in January. Air Max 2016 Goedkoop new balance 999 homme blanche Other companies pursuing self-driving technology, including GM through its Cruise acquisition, have expressed their intent to also test in Michigan, where inclement weather conditions will help them focus in on that difficult area still in need of exploration and improvement. nike air max 90 pas cher chaussures nike

Waymo has done testing in Tahoe previously, stretching back to 2012, using its earlier Lexus-based test vehicles.

No Comments

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

News Updates
Features That Bulk Messaging Offers

The basic need for every business is to reach a wide range of potential customers that is needed to increase the scale of the business and gain a large market share. There are many ways that technology has introduced to do the task. For instance, advertising through newspapers, televisions, social …

News Updates
Nike on China’s Growing Fitness Industry

China has already changed the course of history through the several economic reforms they have launched.  Indeed, China became richer and heavier. Almost 100 million people in China are now formally obese and the World Food Program has indicated that 23% of boys and 14% of girls under 20 are overweight …

News Updates
Wonder Fat Loss Steroids Cycles Made Easy

Weight loss is on everyone’s mind these days without any doubt. But why would a bodybuilder want to lose weight? Well, to be honest, if more fat muscle is present than lean muscle, then it’s of no use to a bodybuilder. The ratio of lean muscle to fat muscle determines …