While this prank – where a man dressed up as a car seat to make it look as though there was no driver at the wheel of his car – has very little to do with actual autonomous vehicle technology, it does reveal that the public is perhaps ill prepared for the advent of such vehicles.
Invisible driver prank reveals public reaction to autonomous vehicle technology
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