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Swisscom brings driverless VW Passat to streets of Zurich

Tuesday 12 May 2015 | 13:34 CET | News
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Swisscom is enabling the first driverless car to take to Swiss roads, in cooperation with the Federal Department of Environment, Transport, Energy and Communications (UVEK) and Germany's Autonomos Labs, which fitted a VW Passat with sensors, computers and software.

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Companies: Swisscom
Countries: Switzerland
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