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CES 2013: Lexus driverless car: 'Technology alone is not the answer'
CES 2013: Lexus driverless car: 'Technology alone is not the answer'

Lexus has its own shiny, intelligent vehicle in the growing fleet of self-driving cars being developed by the likes of Google, Audi and others. Just don’t expect it to go on sale any time soon. The automaker’s Advanced Active Safety Research Vehicle is still a “pure research project” that needs to “build trust with society and governments” before being unleashed on the open roads, said General Manager Mark Templin in a presentation at the Consumer Electronics Show. “Machines can handle simple tasks,” he said, referencing the millions of dollars the auto industry is pouring  into preventative technology that hand over more of the...

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