Ford to begin testing autonomous vehicles on public roads

Ford has secured permission to test its autonomous vehicles in California. CEO Mark Fields commemorates the occasion by placing the license plate on an autonomous Fusion Hybrid.

Palo Alto, California — December 16, 2015 — Another contender has stepped into the autonomous vehicle ring. Ford has announced it has secured permission to begin testing fully autonomous Ford Fusion Hybrid on public roads next year. Ford is officially enrolled in the California Autonomous Vehicle Tester Program to test autonomous vehicles on public roads. […]