Part of Ford’s strategy for the future? Making every new vehicle sold in the US connected.
Technologies: V2V/V2I Communication
Ford has agreed to contribute $5 million to a new connected- and autonomous-vehicle testing facility being built in Michigan.
A bipartisan group of Michigan legislators has asked for a $200 million budget for testing connected- and autonomous-vehicle tech in the state.
Ford Counsel Emily Frascaroli joins a 21-member council that will advise Michigan’s Governor and Legislature on mobility policy matters.
Ford Europe is researching how to crowdsource maps with pothole locations, which would be accessible to all Ford vehicles.
Ford’s press conference at the 2017 North American International Auto Show was largely a forecast of innovations to come.
Cars in the near-future will be able to communicate wirelessly with each other and the road. Electronic telepathy is here.