Visteon’s Open Platform System for Self-Driving Vehicles
Visteon Corp. is developing DriveCore, an open platform to control and operate autonomous vehicles.
Upton Bowden, who heads the company’s advanced technology business development, says the platform provides a complete software and hardware solution that also enables customers to include their own sensors and algorithms.
Visteon, along with multiple third-part partners, is developing DriveCore at the 500-acre American Center for Mobility that opened last December outside Detroit. Visteon is one of ACM’s founding members.
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