Ford gives $5M to Willow Run mobility site

September 19, 2017 | Insurance Auto Auctions

Summary

Ford Motor Co. announced plans to give $5 million to the American Center for Mobility, marking the second sponsorship from an automaker to the self-driving research site at Ypsilanti’s Willow Run. Toyota Motor North America donated $5 million last July. The American Center for Mobility is a non-profit with the goal to develop a 500-acre facility to test driverless-vehicle simulations.