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UK Autodrive tests self-driving pods in Milton Keynes

Wednesday 21 March 2018 | 15:04 CET | News
The UK Autodrive project has officially started trials in Milton Keynes, with up to 40 self-driving pods being tested in the city over the next 12 months. UK Autodrive is a 3-year project, funded by Innovate UK, to trial the use of connected and self-driving vehicles on the streets of Milton Keynes and Coventry.

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