The journey of self-driving vehicles is closely intertwined with the journey of the electric car due to the mass adoption of electrical components.

Infographic: The Electrical Components of the Self-Driving Car

May 21, 2020

by Carlos M. Gonzalez

Self-driving cars are poised to be the next major tech innovation in the automotive industry. It is expected by 2035 that there will be 76 million vehicles on the road with some degree of autonomy. The scaling of autonomous cars will be intertwined with the ramping up of electric vehicles. Due to the easier integration of electrical components, self-driving vehicles will be easier to manufacture in electric models than traditional gas vehicles.
 
Here are some of the significant factors that will impact self-driving cars in the future and what electrical components are essential for their development.

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