Buy Your Own Autonomous Vehicle

autoevolution reports that an autonomous vehicle is for sale to the general public. For only $15,000, no less.

In fact, you can purchase the car yourself here, on eBay.

A few salient facts:

  • The current bid is $15,000
  • The auction ends in 21 hours
  • The car was entered in the 2005 and 2007 DARPA Grand Challenges
  • The car was designed by Austin Robotic Technology, in cooperation with UT Austin
  • The car does not include either the lasers or the navigational unit, so the autonomous driving doesn’t work as-is
  • The car is an Isuzu VehiCROSS, which has Kelly Bluebook value of ~$7000

Originally published at on January 3, 2016.

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