Ford, Domino’s Pizza partner on autonomous pizza delivery vehicle

first_imgCreated with Raphaël 2.1.2Created with Raphaël 2.1.2 Domino’s autonomous pizza delivery vehicle Clearly, there is some work still to be done. But autonomous delivery of food and goods could certainly be the future.  advertisement RELATED TAGSFordFusionElectricElectric VehiclesNew VehiclesAnn ArborAutomotive TechnologyCars and Car DesignChevrolet SparkCulture and LifestyleFord FusionFord Motor CompanyHybrid VehiclesMichiganPassenger CarsScience and TechnologyTechnologyUnited States In 2015, Domino’s unveiled the Chevrolet Spark-based DXP delivery vehicle. But just two years later, the pizza giant has teamed up with Ford to deliver pizzas in self-driving cars.The autonomous vehicles are based on the Ford Fusion and are currently operating only in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The test of of the program allows randomly selected customers to choose to have their pizza delivered by an autonomous vehicle. “As we increase our understanding of the business opportunity for self-driving vehicles to support the movement of people and goods, we’re pleased to have Domino’s join us in this important part of the development process,” said Ford vice president Sherif Marakby.  COMMENTSSHARE YOUR THOUGHTS Trending Videos We encourage all readers to share their views on our articles using Facebook commenting Visit our FAQ page for more information. See More Videos PlayThe Rolls-Royce Boat Tail may be the most expensive new car everPlay3 common new car problems (and how to prevent them) | Maintenance Advice | Driving.caPlayFinal 5 Minivan Contenders | Driving.caPlay2021 Volvo XC90 Recharge | Ministry of Interior Affairs | Driving.caPlayThe 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning is a new take on Canada’s fave truck | Driving.caPlayBuying a used Toyota Tundra? Check these 5 things first | Used Truck Advice | Driving.caPlayCanada’s most efficient trucks in 2021 | Driving.caPlay3 ways to make night driving safer and more comfortable | Advice | Driving.caPlayDriving into the Future: Sustainability and Innovation in tomorrow’s cars | virtual panelPlayThese spy shots get us an early glimpse of some future models | ‹ Previous Next › Trending in Canada But despite all the tech on the car, the actual Fusion will still be driven manually to the delivery location, says Ford. Differences from a standard delivery include being able to track the car via GPS as it drives to you, and being able to pay and retrieve the pizza without interacting with an actual human. Buy It! Princess Diana’s humble little 1981 Ford Escort is up for auction An engagement gift from Prince Charles, the car is being sold by a Princess Di “superfan” The Rolls-Royce Boat Tail may be the most expensive new car everlast_img read more