Ann Arbor: The Next Connected Car Paradise?

Toyota is teaming up with the University of Michigan’s Transportation Institute to create the world’s largest connected car testing ground. Using the roads of Ann Arbor, the experiment aims to track the movements of 5,000 connected vehicles to get more accurate data on the cars’ movements. Currently, connected cars are usually tested in closed environments involving a small numbers of vehicles, thereby affecting the results. Here’s more on the plan: http://www.cnet.com/roadshow/news/toyota-umtri-will-turn-michigan-into-connected-car-paradise/