Participants needed for research project on the Virginia Smart Roads’ test track

The Virginia Tech Transportation Institute is seeking drivers aged 60 and older with a valid U.S. driver’s license to participate in a research study on a closed-to-the public test track course in Blacksburg, Virginia. Preference for those who own/drive older model vehicles with little to no advanced technology.

Participants will be asked to drive a research vehicle on the test track and to perform various parking lot and backing maneuvers. Total participation time consists of one visit, during daytime hours, and lasting approximately 1.5 hours. This project provides compensation of $50 for full participation. All data is kept confidential.

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