UK robot cars to challenge Google

A British firm has developed autonomous car software that could be used by a variety of vehicle manufacturers.

Most of the high-profile work on self-driving cars has come out of the United States, where Google and Tesla have been testing their technology.

Oxford-based Oxbotica took the BBC’s Rory Cellan-Jones for a drive and told him that the technology would be tested in a public trial in London this year.

Credit: BBC