The First Driverless Cars

UK – MILTON KEYNES, 12th October, 2016. The first driverless two-seater cars carried passengers on a three-quarter-mile loop along a pedestrianised street in Milton Keynes. This was the first time in the UK the vehicles have been used outside tightly controlled test zones.

Oxbotica – linked Oxford University – provided the software which allowed the cars used in Milton Keynes to understand their surroundings. Astheimer design are proud to have designed and supplied enclosure parts to Oxbotica that were used to house the hardware installed into the cars.