Incorporating autonomy into EPA driving cycles could influence how automakers program their cars.
SARTRE/Volvo autonomous road-train
- Damon Lavrinc
- Jan 24, 2012
This time last year, the Safe Road Trains for the Environment (SARTRE) program hit a milestone. Using a specially equipped Volvo S60 with a big-rig taking the lead, the EU-funded researchers managed to create the world's first fully-functional road train, allowing the driver in the sedan to sit back and enjoy the ride without touching the controls.