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Gran freaks out at self-driving car

FRIDAY FUNNY: Son captures the priceless moment that his 70-year-old mother experiences autopilot for the first time. PLUS – video
Posted on 15 May, 2020
Gran freaks out at self-driving car

Autonomous vehicles may be the way of the future, but it looks like this grandmother will not be embracing such technology any time soon.

The 70-year-old’s “scary” trip in a self-driving Tesla made the news headlines in the United States after the video clip below went viral in 2016.

Her son captured the footage after letting her try out his new vehicle and putting it in autopilot mode.

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