Transportation & Vehicle Safety Policy

Area leaders get look at newest UI driving simulator addition

A group of people look at a Tesla Model S.

Johnson County leaders and other area officials on Wednesday learned about ongoing research at the University of Iowa's driving simulator and had a chance to take a look inside its newest test vehicle: a 2017 Tesla Model S. Dan McGehee, director of the National Advanced Driving Simulator and the PPC's Transportation and Vehicle Safety Research Program, presented the car. 

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