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High Def Street Mapping

Discussion in 'Model S: Driving Dynamics' started by CharlesMW, Nov 18, 2015.

  1. CharlesMW

    CharlesMW Member

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    Saw this the other day in Bethesda, MD area. Is this for our future High-Def GPS maps?
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  2. brkaus

    brkaus Active Member

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    That might be a street condition mapping van. Looking for potholes and such.
     
  3. Jaff

    Jaff Active Member

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    Is that the new low cost Lidar? still looks conspicuous to me...:wink:
     
  4. CharlesMW

    CharlesMW Member

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    Yep I just latched on to him with my Autopilot and my lane keeping was 100% :)
     
  5. AudubonB

    AudubonB Mild-mannered Moderator Lord Vetinari*

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    Great idea! And think how much your kWh/mi improved by drafting him....at 7mph....:biggrin:
     
  6. Discoducky

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    No, solid state is much smaller, but doubt they would have it and yes, that is city maintenance
     

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