Robots Are Test Driving Your Next Car
Posted: Sat Jun 22, 2013 1:01 am
http://www.popularmechanics.com/cars/ne ... s-15591057" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
There seem to be many other stories on this in the press. http://www.engadget.com/2013/06/17/ford ... ity-video/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; has a video and their press release.At Ford’s Michigan Proving Grounds in rural Romeo, Michigan, a quiet revolution in vehicle testing is beginning. Engineers working at the 4,000-acre facility, in collaboration with supplier Autonomous Solutions, have developed a one-of-a-kind system that puts a robot in the driver’s seats of preproduction cars for punishing durability testing....