The MerlinPrize (“the Challenge”) for available autonomous electric automobiles (A2EV) is a crowd-sourced design and style levels of competition to make revolutionary and inclusive transportation alternatives for persons with physical, sensory, and/or cognitive disabilities.
Automotive marketplace experts forecast that electric automobiles (EVs) will surpass the variety of fuel-driven automobiles on the road in the coming decades, and virtually all autonomous automobiles are electric. Regrettably, adapting an EV to make it available by men and women that require a set-frame electric wheelchair or scooter to day has been value-prohibitive thanks to the considerable reconfiguration of essential factors required to allow ingress and egress.
The target of this problem is to transform this equation and make autonomous, electric automobiles available for all. The concentrate of the Obstacle is to create available, autonomous electric automobiles that function as particular automobiles.
An personal in a wheelchair