Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Connected and Automated Vehicles


MnDOT is currently doing or has completed research on automated and connected vehicles that will help the agency prepare for future transportation needs in Minnesota.  

Current projects

Completed projects

Transportation Futures project

Fog Lines project

Bluetooth low energy technology

Collision avoidance

Snowplow Driver Assist System

Integrating mobile observations

Minnesota road fee project

Building a hardware-in-the-loop simulation testbed and a living laboratory for evaluating connected vehicle-highway systems

Other smart in-vehicle technologies

Technologies that MnDOT has or is currently exploring: