Autonomy Levels

Driver Only: The functions of acceleration, handling and control of the vehicle are done by the driver.

Safety Assistance: Either the acceleration, handling or control is executed by the automobile.

Semi-Autonomous Driving: The automobile is able to execute two to three of the following maneuvers; acceleration, handling and control.  

Semi-Autonomous Systems: All acceleration, handling and control would be executed by the automobile, but the driver would be able to take over control in an emergency situation.

Autonomous Driving: All acceleration, handling and control would be executed by the automobile; there would be no involvement from a driver. 

Driving Roadmap