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State of Michigan signs MOU with Australia
September 18, 2019

The State of Michigan and the Country of Australia signed an ...

U.S. DOT awards three states AV research funds
September 13, 2019

Representatives from Ohio, Michigan and Virginia announced this week that each of the states received funding from the U.S. Department of Transportation to advance...

Ann Arbor buses will test new devices to secure wheelchair, scooter passengers
March 29, 2019

UMTRI will be reviewing bus budeos to compare the experiences of riders using traditional tiedow systems and the autonomous docking systems.

UMTRI also will be...

The Auto Industry’s VHS-or-Betamax Moment
September 28, 2018

The auto industry has a choice to make: Which language will cars speak when they talk to one another? Until a couple of years ago, automakers agreed on one vehicle-to-...

Are scooters a mobility solution?
September 28, 2018

City leaders look to develop strategy for controlling the trend

Bird, Lime have dropped 600 scooters in Detroit

Each scooter is rented six...

Mcity Driverless Shuttle Case Study
September 21, 2018

U-Michigan shares, "Mcity Driverless Shuttle: A Case Study." Learn more and download the case study...

Keeping Soldiers Safe!
August 28, 2017

UMTRI’s Biosciences group is part of a large team of University and Army researchers working to develop a new test dummy specifically for ensuring soldier safety in...