Kawasaki to Develop Motorcycles with Artificial Intelligence…and Emotion

“I’m sorry Dave, I’m afraid I can’t do that.” –Hal If you’ve ever seen Stanley Kubrick’s 1968 sci-fi film, 2001: A Space Odyssey, you might think twice about putting your faith in machines with artificial intelligence. And then there’s the whole Skynet deal from the Terminator movies, the Replicants in Blade Runner, that creepy Mecha kid in A.I. Artificial Intelligence and so on. Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. (KHI), however, is betting that the reality of artificial intelligence—or AI—will be not only benign, but a boon to the motorcycling experience. Conceptualization of Kawasaki’s artificial intelligence and emotion-equipped motorcycle. Kawasaki says it plans to develop “next-generation motorcycles that can grow along with the rider” using a combination of ICT (Information and Communications Technology) and AI (Artificial Intelligence). These motorcycles of the future…


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