The verdict is split on the styling of Google's self-driving techno-koala. Some of us love it, some of us hate it, but mostly it's been met with a resounding "meh". Chris Bangle takes it a step further, saying the "'face' is supposed to be cutesy but is awful weak."
The Swedish government wants to beat Google and become the world leader in autonomous vehicle technology, therefore a fleet of 100 self-driving Volvos will use approximately 31 miles of public roads in and around the Swedish city of Gothenburg, starting from 2017.
Created back in 2009 by engineer Susumu Fujita, these cute little robots use Laser Range Finder (LRF) technology along with other sensors to help the development of collision free technology applied in autonomous vehicles of the future.