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Pulitzer-winning car critic: Self-driving vehicles could put end to car ownership




A Google self-driving car is displayed at the Google headquarters on September 25, 2012 in Mountain View, California.
A Google self-driving car is displayed at the Google headquarters on September 25, 2012 in Mountain View, California.
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From Google to Ford to Elon Musk, seems like everyone nowadays is working on a version of the self-driving car.

The autonomous vehicle, when it actually becomes a reality, is supposed to relieve traffic jams, takes the stress of the daily commute from the embattled driver, and make the road generally a safer, saner place.

According to Pulitzer Prize-winning auto critic Dan Neil, the self-driving car will also end the need for us to own a car.

Just how? Stay tuned for Larry’s conversation with Dan Neil.

Guest:

Dan Neil, Pulitzer Prize-winning auto columnist at the Wall Street Journal and author of a piece titled, “Could Self-Driving Cars Spell the End of Ownership?