Riding in a self-driving car: Valeo test drive (VIDEO).

What It’s Really Like to Ride in a Self-Driving Car (Video)

What It’s Really Like to Ride in a Self-Driving Car (Video)

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Jan. 16 2015 3:32 PM

What It’s Really Like to Ride in a Self-Driving Car

A surprisingly stressful jaunt through Las Vegas.

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This video originally appeared on Business Insider.

Valeo invited Business Insider’s Jay Yarow and Will Wei to ride along in a car equipped with its "Cruise4U" self-driving technology. They drove through the busy streets of Las Vegas with Valeo's automated driving prototype, which uses a multitude of sensors and laser-scanning technology that enables a car to do things like stay in a lane and accelerate or decelerate with the traffic flow. But it turns out that with so many variables on the road, riding in a self-driving car can be just as stressful as driving a regular car.

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Will Wei is a senior producer for Business Insider.