MK Used To Trial More Cutting Edge Car Tech

10 October 2018, 17:26 | Updated: 10 October 2018, 17:42

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Milton Keynes has once again been used as a live test site for some of the world's cutting edge road-tech.

Milton Keynes has once again been used as a live test site for some of the world's cutting edge road-tech.

The idea is to inform drivers of what speed to travel at to avoid having to stop at red lights.

It's part of the same technology trialled earlier in Milton Keynes to alert drivers of nearby emergency vehicles about to pass them.

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The technology - showcased by the Milton Keynes based TSC Transport Systems Catapult - is "Connected vehicles" which work with sensors on traffic lights to communicate with the car.

The programme's led by UK Autodrive and supported by TATA and Jaguar LandRover.