Luminar lidar sensor is a modern marvel
Nov 27, 2018
Volvo and Luminar Technologies have made huge progress in lidar technology that will improve the performance of self-driving vehicles. The lidar sensor is capable of seeing up to 270 yards. The Swedish car manufacturer is committed to developing the proper technology for autonomous driving, Volvo wants to create a car with no pedals or steering wheel, a car that is safe to use and reliable. According to Luminar Technologies, the company wants to have a fully operational model by 2021, but first, there is much to be done. Technology must evolve and legislation as well, users must trust the self-driving system to make some progress.