Latest Intelligent transportation system Stories

2011-12-14 20:00:20

Researcher says GPS systems could one day enable drivers to choose the "greenest" path to their destination The path of least emissions may not always be the fastest way to drive somewhere. But according to new research from the University at Buffalo, it's possible for drivers to cut their tailpipe emissions without significantly slowing travel time. In detailed, computer simulations of traffic in Upstate New York's Buffalo Niagara region, UB researchers Adel Sadek and Liya Guo found...

2011-06-09 23:01:00

DEARBORN, Mich., June 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Andre Seeck, president and chairman of the European New Car Assessment Programme, visits Ford as the company works with global safety officials to harmonize standards for intelligent vehicles that some day could talk to each other to reduce crashes and congestion Ford is partnering with other automakers and governments globally to create a common language so all vehicles can talk to each other on a common communication standard that is...

2011-06-01 14:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As Ford's fuel-efficient vehicles gain momentum in California, company researchers are showcasing what could be next - intelligent vehicles that wirelessly talk to each other to reduce crashes and the billions of gallons of gas wasted in congestion each year. Today, Ford convened a panel of auto industry, transportation and technology visionaries at AT&T Park to experience the technology and discuss how intelligent vehicles could soon...

2011-05-25 12:00:00

LOS ANGELES, May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ford takes its industry-first intelligent vehicle tour to California's biggest markets to demonstrate how researchers are leading development of a more sustainable future transportation system Ford will demonstrate Intelligent vehicles that use Wi-Fi and GPS to wirelessly talk to each other to help reduce crashes and the ever-increasing time drivers spend in cars Intelligent vehicles could potentially help in preventing 81 percent of all...

2011-05-24 12:00:00

SAINT PAUL, Minn., May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Image Sensing Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISNS) announced today that Econolite Canada has become its exclusive distributor of RTMS® (Remote Traffic Microwave Sensor) products in Canada including the flagship RTMS G4, the newest generation radar sensor for vehicle detection and traffic measurement. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20050512/CGISSLOGO) "The RTMS G4 represents the latest in our efforts to drive innovative...

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