VAIL Autonomous valet parking demo -- Click above to view the video after the jump
Volkswagen Automotive Innovation Laboratory
- Jonathon Ramsey
- Nov 20, 2007
Stanford won the first ever DARPA Challenge -- a test of skill and endurance for autonomous vehicles -- in 2005 with a VW Passat wagon called Stanley. This year it came in second with a VW Passat Wagon called Stanley, Jr. Though the university didn't win the Challenge this year, it did win with VW, which has pledged $5.75 million over five years to fund VAIL: the Volkswagen Automotive Innovation Laboratory at Stanford.
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