In addition to the AVEC facilities on this page, Cranfield hosts a number of complementary facilities associated with transport system including aerodynamic testing, materials and structures development and impact/crash testing. Please see our facilities for more information about each one.

Autonomous vehicles

  • Multi-User Environment for Autonomous Vehicle Innovation – a fully instrumented test road running through the campus with various street scenarios, a configurable road section, and adjacent to the Digital Aerospace Research and Technology Centre
  • [Something about the work of Marco, Luca, et al]


  • Driving simulation
  • Instrumented vehicle fleet including
    • HGV tractor unit
    • Agricultural tractor
    • Light Goods Vehicles
    • Passenger cars
    • SUVs
    • And other on- and off-road vehicles
  • Autonomous Vehicle development platform (not road-legal but for use on MUEAVI)