OICA Appeals for Harmonised Intelligent Transport Systems Standards to Facilitate the Accelerated Deployment of Connected Vehicles

Paris, France, 21 April 2011 – The Organization of Motor Vehicle Manufacturers makes a strong appeal towards harmonized Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS) industry technical standards in order to accelerate the deployment of these systems. In this context globally aligned wireless communication protocols for safety and mobility relevant data to connect vehicles with each other and with the roadside infrastructure are a critical element to enable deployment.