V2V: Department of Transportation’s new communication system helps cars avoid crashes by talking to each other
June 11, 2012 by Amara D. Angelica
The University of Michigan is conducting a pilot program to test a vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) communications device that could help drivers avoid accidents, CNET reports.
This technology could prevent up to 81 percent of all vehicle crashes, according to the Department of Transportation (DOT).
The school’s Transportation and Research Institute is seeking 3,000 drivers in the Ann Arbor, Mich., area, and will equip their vehicles with wireless… read more