This research project will take place in Ann Arbor, Mich.
It's also available in American and Euro-spec.
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.
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.
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.
The University of Michigan opens Mcity, a one-of-a-kind test site for automated vehicles.
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.
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.