Cohda, BMW and Honda in V2V motorcycle study as part of DOT Safety Pilot Model Deployment
Green Car Congress
JUNE 10, 2013
As part of the US Safety Pilot Model Deployment of connected vehicle technologies ( earlier post ), the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute (UMTRI) will launch a motorcycle study to determine how cars, trucks, buses and motorcycles interact using V2V (Vehicle-to-Vehicle) communications technology. UMTRI has partnered with two motorcycle manufacturers: Honda and BMW. Motorcycles have an important role in USDOT’s overall safety strategy.