Since the craze is hype, so are the demand of autonomous vehicle, as per Roland Berger and Forschungsgessellschaft Kraftfahrwesen Aachen, the 5 major countries considered to be the top pioneer in Autonomous vehicle segments are
The UK and
The market in 2017 shows that European countries are highly competitive and are marking their position in the leading segment in Autonomous vehicle segment. Somehow, China and Japan didn’t score in the top 5, but scored the position, after South Korea consequently.
However, as per a report by IW Köln, the maximum patent holder for autonomous vehicle are from countries such as Germany, USA, Japan and France.