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Automated vehicles

LC control no.sh2014001434
Topical headingAutomated vehicles
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Variant(s)Automated motor vehicles
Autonomous vehicles
Driver-free cars
Driverless cars
Robot cars (Automated vehicles)
Self-driving cars
See alsoMotor vehicles
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Scope noteHere are entered works on vehicles that interact with intelligent transportation systems. Works on vehicles that are individually controlled by remote operators are entered under Vehicles, Remotely piloted
Subject example tracingNote under Vehicles, Remotely piloted
Found inWork cat.: 2014022215: Autonomous vehicles, 2014.
Inspec, viewed June 9, 2014 (in abstracts and titles; uncontrolled term: Autonomous vehicles)
Applied science full text, June 9, 2014 (subject term: Autonomous vehicles)
Wikipedia, June 17, 2014 (An autonomous car,[1] also known as a driverless car,[2] driver-free car,[3] self-driving car[4] or robot car,[5] is an autonomous vehicle capable of fulfilling the human transportation capabilities of a traditional car. As an autonomous vehicle, it is capable of sensing its environment and navigating without human input)
Wikipedia, May 17, 2019 (website updated title from autonomous car to self-driving car)
Google search, conducted May 21, 2019: (self-driving cars = 284,000,000 hits; autonomous vehicles = 93,700,000 hits)
National Highway Transportation Safety Administration web site, July 16, 2019 (Automated Vehicles for Safety: The continuing evolution of automotive technology aims to deliver even greater safety benefits and Automated Driving Systems (ADS) that -- one day -- can handle the whole task of driving when we don't want to or can't do it ourselves)