Unit Costs (Unadjusted)

Equipment Costs for Vehicle On-Board (VS)

Note: The date in parentheses under the capital cost value and O&M cost value represents the dollar year of the cost values. All costs are in $K.
Unit Cost Element IDAS # Life
Years
Capital Cost
$K
(Source Year)
O&M Cost
$K/year
(Source Year)
Description View Sample Unit Cost Entries
Communication Equipment - VSVS00170.2 - 0.4
(1995)
0.004 - 0.008
(1995)
Wireless data transceiver.
In-Vehicle DisplayVS00270.05 - 0.10
(1995)
0.001 - 0.002
(1995)
In-vehicle display/warning interface. Software is COTS.
In-Vehicle Signing SystemVS00370.16 - 0.40
(1995)
0.003 - 0.008
(1995)
Interface to active tag reader, processor for active tag decode, and display device for messages.
GPS/DGPS - VSVS00470.25 - 0.500.005 - 0.010Global Positioning System/Differential Global Positioning Systems.
GIS Software - VSVS00570.2 - 0.3
(1995)
Geographical Information System (GIS) software for performing route planning.
Route Guidance ProcessorVS00670.10 - 0.15
(1995)
0.002 - 0.003
(1995)
Limited processor for route guidance functionality.
Sensors for Lateral ControlVS00770.8 - 1.1
(1995)
0.016 - 0.022
(1995)
Includes lane sensors in vehicle and lateral sensors millimeter wave radar.
Electronic Toll EquipmentVS00870.04 - 0.10
(1995)
Active tag interface and debit/credit card interface.
Mayday Sensor and ProcessorVS00970.15 - 0.65
(1995)
0.003 - 0.013
(1995)
Collision detector sensor and interface for Mayday processor. Software is COTS.
Sensors for Longitudinal ControlVS01070.3 - 0.5
(1995)
0.006 - 0.010
(1995)
Longitudinal sensors millimeter wave radar.
Advanced Steering ControlVS01170.5 - 0.6
(1995)
0.010 - 0.012
(1995)
Advanced steering control ("hands off" driving). Software is COTS.
Advanced Cruise ControlVS01270.15 - 0.30
(1995)
0.003 - 0.006
(1995)
Adaptive cruise control (automatic breaking and accelerating)
Intersection Collision Avoidance Processor, SoftwareVS01370.28 - 0.55
(1995)
0.006 - 0.011
(1995)
Software/processor for infrastructure transmitted information, interface to in-vehicle signing and audio system, software and processor to link to longitudinal and lateral vehicle control modules based on input signal from vehicle intersection collision warning equipment package. Software is COTS.
Vision Enhancement SystemVS01472.0 - 2.5
(2003)
0.10 - 0.125
(2003)
In-vehicle camera, software & processor, heads-up display, and infra-red sensors (local sensor system). Software is COTS.
Driver and Vehicle Safety Monitoring SystemVS01570.66 - 1.25
(1995)
0.033 - 0.063
(1995)
Safety collection processor and software, driver condition sensors, six vehicle condition sensors (@ $50 each), and vehicle data storage. Software is COTS.
Pre-Crash Safety SystemVS01671.10 - 2.15
(1995)
0.037 - 0.067
(1995)
Vehicle condition sensors, vehicle performance sensors, software/processor, interface, pre-crash safety systems deployment actuators. Software is COTS.
Software, Processor for Probe VehicleVS02070.05 - 0.15
(1995)
0.001 - 0.003
(1995)
Software and processor for communication to roadside infrastructure, signal generator, message generator. Software is COTS.
Toll Tag/Transponder50.025
(2004)
Most toll tags/transponders costs approx. $25. Some toll agencies require users to pay a refundable deposit in lieu of purchasing a tag. The user is charged the cost of the tag if the tag is lost.
In-Vehicle Navigation System72.8
(1998)
COTS product that includes in-vehicle display amd supporting software.
Other Unit Cost Elements----Summary values under development