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Behold: the Hackrod La Bandita Speedster – a ‘proof of concept for the future of motoring’. In collaboration with Siemens, the company imagines a day when, instead of choosing a car, you’ll design your own using VR, 3D printing and AI engineering.

We want to believe.


Behold: the Yamaha Motodroid – a mysterious AI-controlled ‘self driving’ motorcycle prototype that will debut later this month at the Tokyo Motor Show 2017.

No word yet regarding its ability to kill all humans.


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behold the Toyota concept-i vehicle, recently premiered at CES 2017. A kind of ‘touchy-feelicle’, built around a powerful AI system (called ‘yui’) designed to ‘build a relationship’ with the human user. The concept-i also has  automated safety systems along with ‘visual and touch-based stimuli’ to match driver responsiveness.