Autonomous vehicles drive entirely without drivers.
Chinese company AutoX announced the launch of its own robot taxi service in the Chinese metropolis of Shenzhen. The fleet of service vehicles at launch represents 25 Chrysler Pacific minivans equipped with 25 unmanned vehicles: high-resolution cameras, LiDAR, long-range radar, 5G modem and of course, for independent driving Competent proprietary artificial intelligence. A car according to traffic rules. Writes New Atlas Edition.
Robotaxi has a maximum speed of 40 km / h. Despite the fact that a live driver is not provided for safety in the car, Chinese engineers separately emphasized that there is a support call button inside the drone that allows you to contact a group of remote operators, Those who can check the software in case of emergency, provide functionality, reboot the system and other support.
If the pilot project comes to fruition, AutoEx plans to roll out similar services in Shanghai and Wuhan in the future, and also in the US California in the distant future, of which Chinese engineers have already begun testing their technical development Have been
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