People often talk about self-driving cars and think of big names from America like Tesla and Waymo. But, there are also Chinese companies working on this, like AutoX. There’s a video below that shows how a driverless taxi called RoboTaxi works. It’s driving on city streets in Shenzen, making left turns and passing other cars […]
In a world where technology continues to develop at an incredible pace, one of the most exciting areas is self-driving vehicles. In the table below you will find a (non-exhaustive) list of the main companies that are working on self-driving taxis.
|Waymo (Alphabet Inc.)||Mountain View, CA||Waymo is a Google project and currently one of the leaders in the field of autonomous driving.|
|Cruise (GM)||San Francisco, CA||Cruise, owned by GM, works on autonomous vehicles for use in ride-sharing services.|
|Uber ATG||Pittsburgh, PA||Uber Advanced Technologies Group was working on autonomous vehicles, but Uber sold this division to Aurora.|
|Tesla Inc.||Palo Alto, CA||Tesla is consistently working on upgrading its Autopilot software.|
|Zoox (Amazon)||Foster City, CA||Zoox is an Amazon company focusing on fully autonomous robotaxis.|
|Baidu||Beijing, China||Baidu is developing an autonomous car and has initiated on-road testing.|
|AutoX||Hong Kong, China||AutoX is a startup working on autonomous car technology.|
|Didi Chuxing||Beijing, China||Didi is a ride-sharing service that’s developing autonomous car technology.|
|Yandex||Moscow, Russia||Yandex has a division focusing on the development of autonomous cars.|
|Aptiv||Dublin, Ireland||Aptiv is developing an autonomous driving platform and has partnered with Lyft for on-road testing.|
It’s important to note that many of these companies are still developing their technology and may not yet have a commercial autonomous taxi service available.