Toyota Is Releasing A Robotic Companion For Long Rides

Toyota Is Releasing A Robotic Companion For Long Rides
Automotive

Kirobo Mini is a friend that can sit in your car's cup holder

Leo Lutero
  • 12 october 2016

Japan’s first robot astronaut Kirobo flew for 18 months in space, and now its smaller cousin will be joining in the on rides of a more mundane vehicle. The Kirobo Mini is 10-centimeters tall and will bridge the gap between humans and their machines while it sits snugly inside your car’s cup holder.

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