Soon, self-driving cars will be everywhere. But did you know there are varying degrees of automation?
Currently there are 2.4m vehicles on the road with some level of automation.
Single automated system like adaptive cruise control features, e.g. monitoring speed
Advanced Driver Assistance Systems. The vehicle can control steering and acceleration.
Conditional automation can alert to any vehicles nearby and make steering adjustments.
Full driving automation. Does not require human attention. No pedals or steering wheels.