Ford is moving full speed ahead with its self-driving cars. The company aims to have its fully autonomous cars on the road in a commercial setting, such as a ride-sharing program, by 2021. Ford, though, isn’t the only company trying to bring self-driving cars to market during the next five years. There’s a number of automakers and tech companies developing autonomous vehicles working within the same timeline, if not sooner. While there’s certainly growing pressure for these companies to be first to market, it’s important for automakers and tech companies not to push these vehicles out too soon, Ford CEO Mark Fields said during a recent visit to Business Insider’s headquarters.
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ORIGINAL SOURCE: Business Insider