Autonomous vehicle ride-sharing to merge with public transport

Autonomous vehicle ride-sharing to merge with public transport

A year-long project is underway to study how autonomous vehicle ride-sharing can work and connect with London’s transport network. Backed by Innovate UK, the MERGE Greenwich consortium – led by global fleet operator Addison Lee Group and including partners Ford, TRL, Transport Systems Catapult, DG Cities and Immense Simulations – expects to develop a world first, custom-designed blueprint that demonstrates Britain’s mobility capability. “The MERGE Greenwich partnership will pave the way for autonomous vehicles on the streets of London at scale, to provide significantly improved transport,” said Paul McCabe, Addison Lee Group’s Director of Mobility. “This will put London […]