The problem with scaling up the tech that powers self-driving cars

Driverless cars will remain a niche proposition until the expensive sensor tech that enables them, Lidar, can be produced quickly and cheaply. Leslie Hook, the FT's San Francisco correspondent, reports. Visit: https://industrialtech.ft.com to learn more

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