For the media

On the occasion of the opening of Mcity in July 2015, the videos and images below are available to the media to view and download. Please credit all photos and videos to the University of Michigan. For more information, contact Sue Carney at (734) 615-6743 or smcarney@umich.edu.

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An overview of the Mcity connected and automated vehicle test facility at the University of Michigan's Mobility Transformation Center (2:12). Download

B-roll footage of Mcity (10:45). Download

Peter Sweatman, Director of the University of Michigan’s Mobility Transformation Center, describes Mcity as a “test environment” as opposed to a traditional test track, adding that Mcity will enable the realization of connected and automated vehicles much faster (0:31). Download

A driving tour of the MTC test facility. (6:02). Download

Peter Sweatman, Director of the University of Michigan’s Mobility Transformation Center, describes the various business sectors involved in connected and automated vehicles that will be testing at Mcity. Download

Peter Sweatman, Director of the University of Michigan’s Mobility Transformation Center, describes how testing at Mcity will rapidly shift to real-world deployments of vehicles in Ann Arbor, and tens of thousands of vehicles across southeast Michigan. (0:55). Download

Peter Sweatman, Director of the University of Michigan’s Mobility Transformation Center, describes how the MTC brings together a broad spectrum of disciplines from the University, public sector, and private industry to address the multitude of challenges and opportunities that future mobility presents. (0:55). Download

Peter Sweatman, Director of the University of Michigan’s Mobility Transformation Center, explains how southeast Michigan is the epicenter for the development of new mobility efforts (0:51). Download

Peter Sweatman, Director of the University of Michigan’s Mobility Transformation Center, talks about how 21st Century connected and automated mobility will be a dramatic "game changer" for transportation (0:30). Download

Jim Sayer, Deployment Director at the University of Michigan's Mobility Transformation Center, outlines how and why Mcity is a unique facility, and very different from a traditional automated test track (0:33). Download

Jim Sayer, Deployment Director at the University of Michigan's Mobility Transformation Center, lists many of the types of testing and features at Mcity (1:43). Download

Jim Sayer, Deployment Director at the University of Michigan's Mobility Transformation Center describes the connected and automated vehicle technologies that will be tested at Mcity (0:39). Download