AVs to race at Indianapolis

Universities from around the world are to compete for a US$1m prize in a two-year Indy Autonomous Challenge.

Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS) and Energy Systems Network (ESN) have announced a two-year US$1m prize competition that will culminate in a head-to-head, high-speed autonomous vehicle race on October 23, 2021, around the Speedway’s famed 2.5-mile (4km) oval.