A self-driving car in every sense!

U.S. technology giant Google made a step forward in its push for self-driving car by unveiling a prototype without any manual controls. Google said someday its vehicles will be better drivers than many humans who drive today’s cars.

The company’s self-driving cars are not a rare sight in western states like California and Nevada, whose legislators are more open to the idea of vehicles with only passive human control.

So far, Google has been converting standard, mass-produced cars, with regular steering wheels and pedals, where a person in the driver’s seat could take over at any time. google's self-driving car prototype Hands free

The subcompact two-seater, presented this week, is a totally new concept, without a possibility for the passengers to control direction, speed or braking.

After entering the destination in the on-board computer, humans can only sit and observe the scenery, or watch the car’s progress on the electronic display. The top speed is limited to 40 kilometers per hour.   To find out more, read full article on VOA News .