May 24, 2020

driverless vehicles

  1. November 11, 2019

    Study identifies what humans want in automated cars

    Agreeable, conscientious and stable. These are three human personality traits that, it turns out, people want to see in driverless cars regardless of whether they possess those traits themselves, according to a new U-M study.

  2. March 26, 2019

    Mcity Driverless Shuttle back in service at NCRC; survey underway

    The Mcity Driverless Shuttle is again carrying riders after being temporarily suspended to accommodate construction projects along its North Campus Research Complex route.

  3. January 17, 2019

    Mcity testing would assess pre-public driverless vehicle safety

    Mcity has outlined a concept for evaluating the safety of highly automated vehicles before they’re tested on public roads that could emerge as a model for safety testing.

  4. November 19, 2018

    Augmented reality at U-M improves driverless vehicle testing

    Augmented reality technology can accelerate testing of connected and automated vehicles and reduce additional testing costs to almost zero, according to a new white paper by U-M’s Mcity.

  5. June 5, 2018

    Two driverless shuttles carrying passengers on North Campus

    The Mcity Driverless Shuttle, a research project at U-M, launched June 4 on North Campus.

  6. May 29, 2018

    Mcity Driverless Shuttle to launch June 4 on North Campus

    The Mcity Driverless Shuttle will begin operating on North Campus on June 4. It is the nation’s first driverless vehicle research project focusing on user behavior and data collection.

  7. January 8, 2018

    U-M startup May Mobility drives toward autonomous fleet market

    U-M startup May Mobility is testing its bright green-and-white driverless shuttles on public streets in downtown Detroit, and has ambitious plans for growth.

  8. June 21, 2017

    Driverless shuttle service coming to North Campus

    Mcity will launch a driverless shuttle service on North Campus this fall. Two autonomous, electric vehicles will run between the Lurie Engineering Center and the North Campus Research Complex.

  9. November 16, 2016

    Open-access automated cars to advance driverless research

    New U-M research vehicles will be open testbeds for academic and industry researchers to rapidly test self-driving and connected vehicle technologies at a world-class proving ground.

  10. February 25, 2016

    CFE, Mcity collaborate to spur transportation innovation

    The Center for Entrepreneurship in partnership with the Mobility Transformation Center is launching TechLab at Mcity, a collaborative effort to promote connected- and driverless-vehicle innovation.