VW will debut cars with autonomous parking in 2020

From Engadget - April 16, 2018

The system will arrive in two phases. At first, cars with autonomous parking will be guided to a separate area so they do not have to deal with the unpredictability of human drivers.Later, VW is promising to enable "mixed" parking where autonomous and piloted cars share the same areas.And yes, the company ultimately wants support in outdoor parking lots.

It's not certain just which cars get first dibs, but any model with driverless parking will have an "active surroundings recognition system" that can include cameras, radar and ultrasound.We would not be surprised if this arrives in luxury brands first due to costs, but it's more likely a question of when the features reach more affordable brands than "if."


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