It's among the first V2I projects of this scale in the country.
The world isn't designed for autonomous cars, but Audi is trying to change that.
The alliance takes a joint approach to technical and regulatory hurdles.
The applications of connected-car technology may eventually lie beyond the authority of its creators.
The Department of Transportation and eight major automakers have spent a year testing vehicles equipped with dedicated short range communication (DSRC) systems in Ann Arbor, Michigan, but they have decided to extend the test for another six months, Automotive News reports.