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Robotic Electric Car by Dutch startup 2getthere

Posted in ideas by aldorf on January 27, 2010

Dutch company 2getthere build these for Abu Dhabi’s Masdar City. Probably the most innovative technology to debut in Masdar City. A network of self-driving electric cars.Masdar’s futuristic vehicles won’t run on a track. RFID sensors built in overheads and magnetic sensors attached to the roads guide the cars, which automatically stop when pedestrians stand in the road. The battery-powered cars are charged using solar energy stored in battery packs.

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