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Ford, Domino's Pizza team up for autonomous delivery in Ann Arbor

Avoid the Noid, and everyone else.

This research project will take place in Ann Arbor, Mich.

Can old factory grounds be transformed into an autonomous hotbed?

Michigan Officials Envision 335-Acre Autonomous And Connected Car Testing Facility On Former GM Site

A national connected and autonomous vehicle testing facility is planned at the abandoned Willow Run powertrain factory. An independent trust has been tasked with cleaning the polluted old GM grounds. The 335-acre facility would be the largest of its kind.

Ford becomes first automaker to test self-driving car at Mcity

Company Values Repeatability Of Tests At University Of Michigan Facility

A self-driving car now inhabits a fake city. Ford announced Friday it has become the first automaker to test an autonomous vehicle on the roads of Mcity.

Space Shuttle site may soon be used to test self-driving cars

Florida Official Says State Is Courting Autonomous Tech Companies

Since NASA's space-shuttle program ended four years ago, many of the hangars and buildings on the sprawling Kennedy Space Center launch site have gone unoccupied. Florida officials have a plan to change that.

Autoblog Minute: Grand opening of autonomous driving campus Mcity

The Groundbreaking Tech Venture Seeks To Bring Automotive Innovation Back to Michigan

The University of Michigan opens Mcity, a one-of-a-kind test site for automated vehicles.

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Grand Opening of Autonomous Driving Campus M City | Autoblog Minute

Can Michigan reclaim its throne as the epicenter of automotive innovation? Ann Arbor’s MCity promises to be the driverless mecca of the future. Autoblog Minute brings you project details and exclusive video of the new tech venture.

U of M challenges Silicon Valley for automotive tech crown

Officials Hope Mcity's Opening Keeps Auto Jobs Entrenched

A fake city rising from the middle of a Midwestern college campus is more than a proving ground for autonomous and connected car technology expected to revolutionize American roads. It's a lynchpin in Michigan's strategy to stay economically relevant and prevent automotive technology jobs from being poached by Silicon Valley.