We are at the front edge of a transportation technology transformation and moving into a future that will be connected, electrified, occasionally shared, and ultimately autonomous. An exciting new data-rich environment will be the genesis for a multitude of mobile applications that will help to keep traffic flowing and make it easier for people to plan their travel.
There are some challenges that the U.S. should address to realize these benefits, and chief among them is modernizing our infrastructure. With the coming wave of electrified, connected, and autonomous automobiles, vehicles will need to communicate between and among vehicles, infrastructure, and potentially more in the connected world, all to create a safer, more efficient transportation system with information at the user's fingertips.
To learn more, download, Electrifying Our Future: Building America's 21st Century Infrastructure.