May’s self-driving car report details how Google teaches its cars to honk

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    Every month, Google puts out a report for its self-driving car project. There’s not that much new this month besides the usual updated running totals (miles driven, number of vehicles on the road, etc.), but the Mountain View company did take some time to detail something that many may not have thought about yet: how it’s teaching the cars to honk…

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    I had wondered if Autopilot would have something similar... instead of just defensive swerving or braking, if honking at the adjacent car coming into your lane would become a thing.
     
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    Google is testing in my home area of Chandler, AZ. They use Lexus 350 H small cross over SUV's. I've only seen one so far. No sdmall or electric cars but at least they are using hybrids.
     

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