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Old 05-27-2011, 03:08 PM   #1
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BMW Demo's Their Autonomus Track car

Yes, a completely computer controlled car running hot laps around the Nurenbering and Laguna Seca. The driver just sits there not touching anything.
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http://www.autoblog.com/2011/05/26/w...1_lnk3%7C66574

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Old 05-27-2011, 03:13 PM   #2
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Now that is wicked.
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I'd love to see how this works, multiple cars, traffic passing???
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that rear offset is









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Old 05-27-2011, 04:07 PM   #5
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Saw it in 2009.

Will most likely never be implemented on production cars but Awesome technological advancement nonetheless.
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Old 05-27-2011, 04:29 PM   #6
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The end of driver talent is near. Oh well... The fanciest thing on my track car was power windows until I took them out.
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that episode of Top Gear was hilarious.

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What season an episode?

EDIT: Series 10, Episode 8
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How does this car handle others cars racing with it?
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