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South Korea to open 5G autonomous car driving test bed for the public

Friday 21 June 2019 | 07:06 CET | News
South Korea has announced it will set up a 5G-based autonomous car driving test bed in Seoul. The Sangam test bed in western Seoul will start on 22 June, Yonhap news agency reports, citing a statement from the Ministry of Science and ICT. According to the Ministry, the facility will include a recharging station for electric vehicles (EVs), 3-D detailed maps of the road and a "future mobility center" that will serve as the overall control tower.

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