The autonomous driving world continues to evolve at a rapid pace. As a result, we're seeing a wide range of autonomous vehicles hit auto shows and real-world driving scenarios.

Some look like regular cars, retrofitted with a few more sensors, cameras and Lidar systems than a usual car. Others look completely out of the ordinary. Let's look at some of the wildest ones we've seen this year. 

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