\n The self-driving car has been a touchstone of futurism for a long time. Is it about to become reality?
Imagine: You're driving down the highway while drinking coffee and reading the newspaper—but you're not putting any of your fellow drivers in danger. Instead, you're letting the car itself take the wheel as it guides you safely down the road, all the while saving fuel. It's not a pipe dream—it's the vision of vehicle manufacturers working on the next generation of autonomous cars.