automotive research

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Driverless Car Test Site Aims To Open By Fall

Officials aim to have the $6.5 million, 32-acre driverless car test site running by September.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/15/2014

Inside a driverless car. (Credit: David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Carmakers: Driverless Cars Need Legal Framework

The future of driving is right around the corner.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/11/2014

Inside a driverless car. (Credit: David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

New Law Allows Driverless Cars On Michigan Roads

Gov. Rick Snyder has signed a law allowing companies to test driverless cars on Michigan roads — but there’s a catch.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/28/2013

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URC: Michigan’s Top Universities Provide Talent, Ideas For Autos

Michigan’s University Research Corridor schools confer more than 3,600 degrees annually in auto-ready careers and have spent more than $300 million on auto-related research in the past five years, according to a new report released Wednesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/30/2012

Event Notices From January 27-29

The latest meeting and event notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies and institutions

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/29/2012

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Research Firm: Auto Accessories Are Big Market

A local market research firm specializing in automotive research found that accessories played an influential role in the sale of 12 percent of all vehicles sold this year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/28/2011