Michigan City Gets On-demand Autonomous Vehicles

Autonomous car on a road. Inside view.May Mobility recently launched on-demand, autonomous vehicles in Grand Rapids, Mich.

“The on-demand service, which includes four May Mobility Lexus RX450h vehicles and one wheelchair-accessible Polaris GEM equipped with May Mobility’s autonomous technology, operates within a 1.36 square-mile service zone that includes more than 20 designated pick up and drop off areas in downtown Grand Rapids,” explains MITECHNEWS.COM.

Riders can request vehicles using an app, which also suggests the best pick-up and drop-off points for their intended routes. The project’s partners are working on technology that would remind people to take belongings left on seats as well.

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