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August 11, 2015

Ahead of the Curve Newsletter: Platooning - Not Just for the Enlisted

Heard about “platooning”?  That’s when vehicles, usually commercial trucks, are electronically linked to allow them to communicate to each other and operate together, with a driver in control in the lead vehicle and the other vehicles following nearly bumper to bumper without driver interaction.  It’s a way to help avoid accidents, improve fuel economy, and even to combat highway congestion, and it’s within technological reach.  Warner Norcross & Judd Auto Industry Group Co-chair Tom Manganello and Associate Jane Kogan discuss this new technology in the summer issue of Warner’s “Ahead of the Curve” newsletter. 

Platooning is just one of the connected technologies that will revolutionize the auto industry.  Understanding its potential will keep you Ahead of the Curve.  Read the full article HERE.

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