Capoco Bus Uses Magnets, Not Drivers
By: TechnoGadget -
Published: Jan 24, 2007
Updated: Jun 20 2011
• References: bornrich.org
Capoco systems developed a bus that requires no driver it navigate the streets by using magnets embedded in the road and also feature navigation system that uses satellite and intelligent cruise control to manage speed and route and to avoid traffic. Passengers can call the bus by using their mobile phone to pick them up in a particular place. Its prototype is coming next year.
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