The world of autonomous driving brings mobility to people who lack easy or practical access to driving, such as the elderly and disabled. It also appeals to the lifestyles and virtues embraced by millennials, such as health, entertainment, and mindfulness. As they technology matures towards the later stages of innovation, A.T. Kearney expects the following benefits to be especially powerful:
While the everyday buzz continues to collect around Tesla and Alphabet, and their respective ecosystems, there are a growing number of auto brands and other tech heavyweights are also investing heavily in autonomous R&D. CB Insights has collected the names.