Advancing bills would accelerate deployment of driverless vehicles on Florida streets

With this month’s completion of a $42 million, 2.25-mile oval track within a 475-acre SunTrax testing center for autonomous vehicles [AV], Florida is aggressively seeking to draw “smart” technology investment. Adjacent to Florida Polytechnic University west of Orlando, SunTrax will break ground on a $90 million urban landscape within the oval track and hire a contractor to operate it this summer…