Apple inc has revealed they have concluded plans to kick off testing of its self driving car technology in California, United States.
Apple revealed its readiness into its first public move into a highly competitive field that could radically change transportation.
Though the company did not reveal when they will commence the operation, but the company however made reference to their December 2016 statement where they made public their intention to invest in autonomous system.
Confirming the news, the California Department of Motor Vehicles on Friday said they have awarded permit to apple to commence testing of their self driving car technology.
A spokesman for the department said the permit will cover three vehicles – all 2015 Lexus RX 450h hybrid SUVs – and six individual drivers. The state requires a human behind the wheel during such testing.