Moscow. December 22. The South Korean company Hyundai-KIA will invest $2 billion until 2018 in the development of technology of unmanned management, the report said KIA. These funds will be used to develop high-tech driver assistance systems (ADAS Advanced Driver Assistance System).
By 2020, KIA plans to introduce a number of technologies are partially Autonomous driving mode for the whole range, including vehicles with alternative energy sources. By 2030, the company expects to introduce the first unmanned vehicle.
“As a critical part of unmanned vehicles KIA concentrates resources on the development of technologies for interaction and data exchange between vehicles, vehicles and infrastructure and vehicles with any other objects”, – stated in the message of the company.
KIA has licensed the American state of Nevada to conduct the first tests of our own technologies unmanned management on public roads. High-tech driver assistance on the electric car KIA Soul EV, already tested in the town of Beatty in the state.