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Sweden invests 1 billion SEK in testbed for electromobility

Sweden invests 1 billion SEK in testbed for electromobility

Press Releases   •   Jun 29, 2018 09:31 BST

RISE (Research Institutes of Sweden), and Chalmers University of Technology have now begun, with support from the Swedish government, the establishment of a Swedish testbed for electromobility. Overall, contributions from the government, and the industrial partners CEVT, Scania, Volvo Cars and Volvo Group, enable an investment of 1 billion Swedish krona for the testbed.

AstaZero – the world's first full-scale test environment for future road safety – is being inaugurated today

AstaZero – the world's first full-scale test environment for future road safety – is being inaugurated today

Press Releases   •   Aug 21, 2014 07:06 BST

The world's first full-scale test environment for future road safety is being inaugurated on 21 August. It will provide vehicle manufacturers, research institutes, universities and colleges from all over the world with unique opportunities to develop new solutions for increased road safety. The AstaZero facility, which has cost about SEK 500 million, is located outside Borås, Sweden.

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The self-driving truck is closely monitored on the Astazero test track

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The self-driving truck is closely monitored on the Astazero test track in west Sweden. Here, it is being monitored by Chalmers researcher...

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Ola Benderius shows his team's self-driving truck

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Chalmers researcher Ola Benderius briefly shows what is unique about his team's self-driving truck, and gives a hint about how future tra...

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