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New Smart City Mobility Centre planned in Warwickshire

Tuesday 13 November 2018 | 16:46 CET | News
A new multi-million pound 'Smart City Mobility Centre' is being established at the University of Warwick's Wellesbourne campus in the UK. This facility will be used to developer driverless capable and electric vehicle technology as part of a multi-million pound pilot programme in Warwickshire and the West Midlands.

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