First fully integrated autonomous control systems platform for on-demand, insurance-driven, SAE Level 4 operation of a connected autonomous vehicle.
Fleet of autonomous vehicles operating multiple journeys between Oxford and London.
Connected risk management to optimise overall autonomous fleet safety and operation
Secure, distributed data sharing.
Reliable and robust communication across a fleet of autonomous vehicles given bandwidth constraints.
Keeping costs viable without any loss in performance.
Integrating cybersecurity, insurance and data sharing into one system.
Deploy a fleet of autonomous vehicles in urban areas and on motorways, culminating in multiple end-to-end journeys between Oxford and London.
Deliver a robust and secure system build with insurance-in-the-loop, and allowing distributed data sharing.
July 2017 – Project initiation
August 2017 – Finalised OS platform design
January 2018 – Completion of V2X development
June 2018 – Vehicle commissioning complete
March 2019 – Trial planning complete
June 2019 – Finalised connected risk approach
June 2019 – Completion of data gathering
June 2019 – Completion of vehicle trials
October 2019 – Finalised L20L4 Selenium development
November 2019 – Final trial complete
December 2019 – Project completion