According to the Beijing Economic and Information Committee, Beijing Municipality wants to achieve full application of smart connected cars with automatic operation (L4 level) for the winter olympics in 2022. A demonstration system of efficient and safe traffic application will be formed, and the demonstration area will exceed 500 square kilometers. Subprojects include connected car technology, smart road networks, construction of a transportation cloud, 5G in-vehicle networks, and the development of a high-precision map industry. The size of related industries is predicted to reach 100 billion yuan (13 billion €).
Japan JST China news, October 22, 2018