by James Carson
Readers old enough to remember the Sinclair C5 might have experienced a déjà vu moment at the news that Google is developing a driverless car. As with the C5 scepticism seemed to surround the story, with followers of the Financial Times Twitterfeed giving full vent to their doubts:
@FT prototype destined to be flipped/thrown off the road by any moving vehicle, be it car, truck, bike, or squirrel. pic.twitter.com/9m2Pi8hPQL
— Fabienne (@tresbienne) May 28, 2014
Looks great. But only if You’re three years old.
— Dick Darlington (@Darlington_Dick) May 28, 2014