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AV Myths and Facts


Center for Auto Safety Statement on the Myths and Facts of the  AV START Act:

“In recent weeks, certain U.S. Senators and elements of the auto industry, have insisted the entire future driverless cars is dependent upon swift approval of the AV START Act. The need they claim for speed is so great there’s no time to debate the merits or details of the bill in public, instead the bill must be attached to a must pass piece of legislation such as the FAA reauthorization bill. Failing such measures, these interests say, the entire future of autonomous vehicle technology will pass America by. This is a tall tale made up by DC lobbyists to justify high fees and exaggerated promises made at the beginning of this Congress.”

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Our Perspective


Driverless car bill a disaster waiting to happen. The Baltimore Sun. December 18, 2018.

The Center in AV News


AV Developments



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