VAIL’s autonomous self-parking car, based on a Volkswagen Passat, uses “a front radar, a camera mounted in front of the rear view mirror, and a couple little off the shelf LIDAR units mounted on the sides.” Continue reading for the video.

They’ll need to make a few more modification to take care of the system’s inability to detect obstacles, but other than that tiny detail, this is the best autonomous parking prototype I’ve seen so far.

[via GizmodoBotjunkie]


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