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Mcity in the news: #talkITS

November 5, 2019
Mcity Director Huei Peng

In the Fall 2019 issue of Gridsmart’s #talkITS magazine, Mcity Director Huei Peng explains the importance of roadmanship and the reasons we want AVs to drive like people. 

Without proven roadmanship self-driving cars may never earn consumer trust and confidence at a level necessary to support their widespread adoption.

To help assess AV safety and measure roadmanship, Mcity has developed a test-track based procedure, the Mcity ABC Test, that could emerge as the basis for a voluntary safety testing standard.

Read the story here:  “Why and How Automated Vehicles Can Drive Like People”


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