Toyota’s new autonomous drive czar worried about “those crazy cars driven by human beings.”

Pratt in Tokyo

Pratt in Tokyo

Who pays, or who possibly goes to jail when something happens is the biggest unsolved problem in the quest for the autonomous car, says a preeminent authority in the autonomous drive field. According to the expert, the infallible, 100 percent safe autonomous car is a fantasy. Autonomous drive will prevent a large number of accidents caused by inattentive humans, but we will have to come to grips with the fact that eventually, those robots driving our future cars will kill people – and then what? [Continue Reading]