Flying cars might still be quite a while away, but we’re rapidly approaching a different futuristic transportation method: driverless cars.
Google (GOOG) continues to make progress with its driverless car technology, although it’s still too early to say when or in what form it might be made more widely available. Still, there’s no denying that Google is at the forefront of this revolutionary technology.
However, while Google is leading the charge into the era of driverless cars, it’s not the only organization looking to leave its mark on the budding technology. There are several ways and several players to benefit from the now-not-so-futuristic idea of autonomous cars. Here are the five stocks most likely to ride — and perhaps lead — the rising tide of self-driving vehicles: