The National Federation of the Blind's initiative to develop nonvisual interface technologies that will convey real-time information allowing a blind person to safely and independently drive a car. Helping the Federation realize this dream are the Virginia Tech College of Engineering and TORC Technologies.
Wednesday, January 26, 2011
Blind Driver Challenge vehicles take the track
The Blind Driver Challenge team is at the Daytona Motorspeedway, practicing for this weekend's debut at the Rolex24 race. Dennis Hong, associate professor at Virginia Tech and faculty adviser on the project, had his iPhone handy for the practice session. Check out this photo album to see all the images.