20 May '13, 9am

#Tech ZMP Launches Autonomous EV for Experimental Use

#Tech ZMP Launches Autonomous EV for Experimental Use

ZMP Launches Autonomous EV for Experimental Use May 20, 2013 17:06 Tsunenori Tomioka, Tech-On! The "RoboCar MV2," a one-seat robot car developed by ZMP. The "RoboCar MV2 Autonomous Driving Package" consists of (1) the car, (2) a PC for controlling the car and (3) a software development kit (SDK) including a library tool for creating routes. An example of a route created by the package ZMP Inc released the "RoboCar MV2 Autonomous Driving Package," a single-seat robot car equipped with a function to create routes for autonomous driving. The RoboCar MV2 is based on the latest model of the Coms, a compact electric vehicle (EV) manufactured by Toyota Auto Body Co Ltd. It is a test vehicle made by adding a controller, automatic steering system and automatic braking system developed by ZMP to the Coms and realizing computer-based steering, acceleration and braking. The RoboCar MV...

Full article: http://techon.nikkeibp.co.jp/english/NEWS_EN/20130520/282...

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