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Google Car
Photo:  Cédric Barthez’s Blog – Article: Wikipedia

Google Street View is a feature of Google Maps and Google Earth that provides 360° horizontal and 290° vertical panoramic views from a row of positions along the street (one every approximately 10 or 20 metres) for many streets in the world, from a height of about 2.5 metres. It was launched on May 25, 2007, and has gradually expanded to include more cities, and in these cities more streets, and also some rural areas.[1]

Google Streets

These photographs are currently available for the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Czech Republic, France, Italy, Mexico, the Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Denmark, Switzerland, Japan, Taiwan, Singapore, Australia, and New Zealand. Coverage is shown by dragging a “pegman” icon from its position, onto a map of any scale.