Instead of autonomy taking the driver out of the picture.
Some of the leading companies in the race to develop self-driving cars have insisted the quickest path toward an autonomous future is to eliminate human involvement in the driving process. Toyota executives see the benefit of keeping drivers around.
This Chevrolet Corvette and Toyota Supra may get a little beat up, but their drivers are clearly having fun drifting the coupes through a Russian forest in the winter. We wish they had a different taste in music, though.
The Toyota TS050 Hybrid with a new face and a twin-turbo V6 will hit the track in the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship. The new racer has a completely new powertrain that packs a lithium-ion battery rather than super capacitors.