Toyota to show off self-driving car at CES

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Google and Volvo aren’t the only companies interested in autonomous, self-driving cars. Toyota is promising to show off the Lexus AASRV (Advanced Active Safety Research Vehicle) at the show. The car is part of a larger program, based in North America, which doesn’t look to be as far along as Google’s efforts. Toyota has retrofitted a Lexus LS 600h with radar, cameras, and possibly a laser system to help it recognize its surroundings, the Wall Street Journal points out, and Toyota has posted a tiny, five-second preview of the car driving along a track at speed. Toyota will hold a press conference on Monday describing the program and also some car-to-car communication — a technology Volvo has been touting recently.

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