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Post reporter tests Brooklyn Navy Yard’s self-driving shuttles

As I prepared to step into the Brooklyn Navy Yard’s new self-driving shuttles, I felt nervous. “If the car can operate by itself, then why would it need a safety driver up front?” I thought to myself. see also Self-driving vehicles have arrived in New York Buckle up — self-driving cars have arrived in New York... But once we zoomed off, I quickly got comfortable. Watching the steering wheel turn on its own amazed me. When we approached a stop sign or intersection, I could feel the vehicle’s sensors buzzing, alerting it to come to a halt. The robocar knows whe ...