JoeS
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Autonomous i-MiEV Photo

Sun Apr 03, 2016 5:09 am

Wall Street Journal,

http://www.wsj.com/articles/car-makers-hunger-for-self-driving-tech-1458811804

Hmmm, in a few years maybe someone will make an aftermarket kit we could install into our i-MiEVs... :geek:
EVs: 2 Wht/Blu SE Prem., '13 Tesla MS85, 3 156v CorbinSparrows (2 Li-ion), 24v EcoScoot(LiFePO4)
EV Conv: 156v '86 Ram PU, 144v '65 Saab 96
Hybrids: 48v1kW bike
ICE: '88 Isuzu Trooper. Mothballed: '67 Saab (orig.owner), '76 MBZ L206D RHD RV

Benjamin Nead
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Re: Autonomous i-MiEV Photo

Sun Apr 03, 2016 1:22 pm

Yes, I saw this as well. Here's a link to the company's web site . . .

http://nutonomy.com/
Benjamin Nead / Tucson, Arizona, USA
Secretary: Tucson Electric Vehicle Association (EAA chapter)

North American 2012 i-MiEV SE / Pearl White /CHAdeMO
Aka: "The Vanilla Jellybean"
Purchased used in Nov. 2015 @ ~18,000 miles

GdB
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Re: Autonomous i-MiEV Photo

Mon Sep 25, 2017 1:54 am

https://cleantechnica.com/2017/09/23/baidu-releases-apollo-1-5-new-open-source-autonomous-driving-platform-announces-1-5-billion-fund/
The China-based tech giant Baidu has released the newest iteration of its widely used open-source autonomous driving platform Apollo


I could see a universal kit that bolts in to control steering, brake and acceleration.

Ideally , electric power steering and acceleration could be electronically controlled.
My EVs: Mitsubishi Zero (2012 Mitsubishi i-MiEV and 2014 Zero S 11.4 Motorcycle)

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