Johnson County leaders and other area officials on Wednesday learned about ongoing research at the University of Iowa's driving simulator and had a chance to take a look inside its newest test vehicle: a 2017 Tesla Model S.

The event was covered by the Iowa City Press-Citizen (http://www.press-citizen.com/story/news/local/2017/06/15/area-officials-get-look-ui-newest-driving-simulator-addition-tesla-model-johnson-linn-counties/397296001/) and by the Cedar Rapids Gazette (http://www.thegazette.com/subject/news/university-of-iowa-driving-simulator-adds-to-its-tool-kit-20170614).