Estonian first self-driving car made it’s first autonomous ride with VIP passengers

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20. September we had our first official autonomous driving which was great success! Demo drive took place in the university campus by bringing two main presenters in the TalTech anniversary Vision Conference. Our first official passengers were TalTech rector Jaak Aaviksoo and Vice-President of the European Investment Bank, former Finnish prime minister, Alexander Stubb. It […]

Demonstration of the self-driving car in Paide Opinion Festival

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Estonian’s first self-driving vehicle, which project started one year ago from now, was demonstrated on 10th of August in Paide Opinion Festival. Discussions were about the process so far and what are the next stages, including further development on the prototype and building TUT smart city. More reading, interviews with the team and videos can […]

Outdoor tests have been started

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Starting from the end of January outdoor test have been started. First tests are done with the robot platform UKU made by our students already 10 years ago. The robot UKU is now reconfigured and upgraded to meet our self-driving car project requirements. Now in February we have good opportunity to test our systems also […]