"Intelligent" self-driving road vehicles (defined below) enter widespread usage somewhere in the world by the end of 2010.
To qualify for the purposes of this claim, a self-driving vehicle must satisfy the following criteria:
Autonomous retrofits of previously manufactured non-autonomous vehicles may qualify for this claim.
This claim will be judged YES if the judge finds evidence that at least 10,000 such vehicles have been manufactured and are in operation before December 31, 2010. Otherwise it will be judged NO.