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Google Self-Driving Cars Could Come to Market in Four Years – Maybe Denver?

Recent predictions indicate that you could buy a Google self-driving car in as little as four years, a Denver car accident lawyer explains. Here are some challenges that have to be overcome first, however.

Over the past six years, Google has been developing and testing self-driving vehicles with the intent of enhancing roadway safety. As Google has explained:

Time spent commuting could be time spent doing what you want to do. Deaths from traffic accidents—over 1.2 million worldwide every year—could be reduced dramatically, especially since 94% of accidents in the U.S. involve human error.

While some experts have predicted that these self-driving vehicles could be available in a decade or so, others are now predicting that these cars could be available in as soon as four years. These predictions are generally based on statements made by Chris Urmson, the director of Google’s self-driving car division, who has explained that his goal is to not have is 12-year-old son have to get a driver’s license.

Some of the Challenges on the Horizon

While the four-year goal for bringing the Google self-driving car to market certainly seems feasible, if not ambitious, there are some challenges that will still have to be overcome before these vehicles can make it to showroom floors. Just some of these challenges include:

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