Want to drive a new vehicle instead of your own for four weeks?

From: Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI)

The Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI) is seeking individuals to participate in a research study. This study would involve driving one of the institute’s research vehicles for four weeks. In addition, participants will be asked to drive the provided research vehicle on the Virginia Smart Roads during six separate visits to VTTI.

To qualify, you must be employed by Virginia Tech, have a valid U.S. driver’s license, be 25-70 years of age and drive 60 miles on average per day--preferably a long-distance commute of 20 miles or more, one way.

The research vehicles in this project are newer models equipped with advanced technology. Volunteers will be compensated up to $360 for full participation. All data will be kept strictly confidential.

If you are interested in learning more, please contact 540-231-0295 or drivers@vtti.vt.edu and mention “the Sonic Study”. All inquiries welcome!