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ARPA-E NEXTCAR

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NEXT-Generation Energy Technologies for Connected and Automated On-Road Vehicles


The Ohio State University, along with Tula TechnologyAptiv and Transportation Research Center (TRC), is partnering with Delphi Technologies to enhance connected vehicle innovations that will make cars greener with the ultimate goal of achieving a 20 percent improvement in fuel economy over the vehicles currently found on the road.

Goal: Achieve 20 percent gain in fuel economy by using onboard sensing and external connectivity allowing vehicles to "know" with some certainty its future operating environment.

CAR Role: We develop and demonstrate intelligent driving that uses connected and automated vehicle capabilities to reduce energy consumption of a passenger vehicle.

ARPA-E, $5M        Lead: OSU CAR        Dates: 2017-2020

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