CHICAGO – Ford Motor Co. and the Minnesota Dept. of Transportation are teaming up to test an experimental intelligent highway system. Police cars to be fitted with special sensors. Starting in April, a fleet of state-owned cars, trucks, and police vehicles, along with ambulances, will be outfitted with sensing devices to collect traffic-related data that would indicate either bad weather or accidents that need to be avoided. The data will pinpoint a variety of factors, from ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Ford, Minnesota Team Up on Intelligent Highway Test" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!

For pricing and subscription information please click the Contact Us button below.

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.