#47: Inside the Navigant Leaderboard Report on Automated Driving Vehicles, with Sam Abuelsamid — Autonocast

For the second year in a row the Navigant Leaderboard Report on Automated

Driving Vehicles has created a bundle of controversy by ranking establish

automakers higher than Silicon Valley tech companies in the race to

autonomous vehicles. This week Navigant's Senior Research Analyst for

automated vehicles, Sam Abuelsamid, joins the Autonocast to explain how he

came up with these often-misunderstood rankings and why factors beyond the

technology itself are so important. If you've ever wondered why GM and Ford

rank so high on Navigant's leaderboard and companies like Tesla rank so

low, be sure to give this episode a listen.