PoliMOVE wins the Indy Autonomous Challenge in Texas
The Politecnico autonomous racecar is the fastest on the track
A new important achievement for PoliMOVE Autonomous Racing Team: on Friday 11 November the team of the Politecnico di Milano got the first place in the Indy Autonomous Challenge at Texas Motor Speedway. The IAC is the competition in which university teams from around the world compete to advance technology of fully autonomous vehicles.
9 teams competed with their Dallara AV-21 autonomous racecars, guided by an artificial intelligence software developed by each team. MinerVa, the Politecnico car, was the fastest.
PoliMOVE is part of the Politecnico research group mOve, led by Professor Sergio Savaresi, which studies automatic controls in all types of land vehicles: from electric bicycles to cars and even tractors.