Loading Events

The future is knocking at your door in the form of self-driving vehicles, celebrated on National Autonomous Vehicle Day celebrated on May 31. Autonomous vehicles mark a triumph of scientific thought, and the rational approach to solving technical issues.

The History

The holiday was proposed by Emerging Prairie and American technology in 2017. A century ago, inventor Francis Houdina integrated a remote-control device into the steering of a car, and tested his innovation on New York’s streets. American manufacturers offer commercial and passenger autonomous transport designed for the transportation of goods and people.

Interesting Facts

Scientific community has reason to assert that by 2040, all cars will be autonomous.

  1. Developments are also used in the military sphere to create unmanned reconnaissance and combat equipment.
  2. Organizations are focused on creating of technical innovations, and receive strong financial support from the world’s leading corporations.
  3. NASA uses ideas implemented in the production of Mars rovers in the development of an autonomous transport fleet.

People dreamed of moving objects literally by the power of thought. Previously, this was the subject of fairy tales, but today it is a reality.

When is National Autonomous Vehicle Day celebrated in 2022?

National Autonomous Vehicle Day is observed on May 31 each year.

Observations

WeekdayMonthDayYear
TuesdayMay312022
WednesdayMay312023
FridayMay312024
SaturdayMay312025