• The Road to Autonomous Vehicles

    Autonomous vehicles are well on their way to being a reality.  The videos below give a sense of where we are today, and what we still need to do to get autonomous vehicles on the road.

    Planet M

    Planet M is working in partnership with automobile manufacturers and suppliers, universities, and local agencies to create a connected vehicle environment centered along the freeway and surrounding network in the metropolitan Detroit area.

    In Michigan, advancement is a top priority..



    A test track at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor to study the various scenarios of automated driving under the real world conditions, including gravel roads, aging signs, and the different materials, hazards, and obstructions that drivers face every day.

    A driving tour of the Mcity test facility for automated and connected vehicles at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.


    Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
    Looking to the future - behind the scenes

    How does a car learn to drive itself?  A peek behind the scenes at what it will take to get us to Autonomous Driving.

    See also:  What is Machine Learning? 
    Learn more about AI and Autonomous Driving.


    'Seeing' the Road Ahead - And Everything On It

    The technology to see the road and surroundings continues to improve.

    Road Show by CNET, Detroit Auto Show 2018
    Magna's new car technology is really smart


    Autonomous Driving - Bolt

    The Chevroley shows off its autonomous driving skills on the streets of San Francisco.

    Chevrolet Bolt EV Autonomous Drive Demo


    Autonomous Driving - Tesla

    Tesla shows off its autonomous driving skills, including a valet park feature that will drop you off at the door while the car parks itself.

    Autopilot Full Self-Driving Hardware 


    The Empty Car Convoy

    Hyundai demonstrates its autonomous capability with an impressive stunt.

    Hyundai : The Empty Car Convoy