Autonomous Driving

 Leapmotor Hopes to Use Self-Made Autonomous Driving Chips ASAP, Chairman Says

Leapmotor Hopes to Use Self-Made Autonomous Driving Chips ASAP, Chairman Says

Leapmotor Hopes to Use Self-Made Autonomous Driving Chips ASAP, Chairman Says

Jun 14, 2018
Qian Tongxin
Autonomous Driving Startup Roadstar.ai Secures China’s Highest Series-A Funding in Its Field

Autonomous Driving Startup Roadstar.ai Secures China’s Highest Series-A Funding in Its Field

The Shenzhen-based China’s artificial intelligence startup Roadstar.ai, which engages in autonomous driving technology, raised USD128 million in series-A financing, it…

May 15, 2018
Dou Shicong
Baidu, Meituan to Pilot Driverless Meal Delivery in Xiong’an New Area

Baidu, Meituan to Pilot Driverless Meal Delivery in Xiong’an New Area

Baidu Inc., one of China’s top four technology firms, has partnered the firm behind the country’s largest on-demand services provider…

Apr 20, 2018
Dou Shicong
Tencent, Alibaba Set Sights on Self-Driving With Demo Facility in Guangdong

Tencent, Alibaba Set Sights on Self-Driving With Demo Facility in Guangdong

Some of China’s leading tech firms are working with the Guangdong Provincial Economic & Information Commission to test autonomous vehicles at a demo facility for Guangzhou Automobile Group Co.

Mar 13, 2018
Liao Shumin
Tesla Admits Autopilot Feature Led to Fatal China Crash in 2016

Tesla Admits Autopilot Feature Led to Fatal China Crash in 2016

Electric carmaker Tesla Inc. has admitted that its self-driving feature was responsible for the collision that caused the death of a 23-year-old Chinese man more than two years ago.

Feb 28, 2018
Xu Wei
Alibaba’s Cainiao Network Tests Self-Driving Trucks to Extend Reach in Logistics Sector

Alibaba’s Cainiao Network Tests Self-Driving Trucks to Extend Reach in Logistics Sector

Cainiao Network Technology Co., the smart logistics arm under Chinese e-commerce leviathan Alibaba Group Holding Ltd., is conducting tests for…

Jan 23, 2018
Liao Shumin
China Railway to Step Up Smart Tech Drive With Self-Driving Trains On Winter Olympics Line

China Railway to Step Up Smart Tech Drive With Self-Driving Trains On Winter Olympics Line

State-owned railroad operator China Railway Corp. will focus efforts on developing autonomous driving on high-speed trains as part of a…

Jan 15, 2018
Zhu Yanran
Surestar Nets USD150 Million in A+ Funding to Expand Its LIDAR Product Range

Surestar Nets USD150 Million in A+ Funding to Expand Its LIDAR Product Range

Beijing Surestar Technology Co., which develops light detection and ranging (LIDAR) technology, has closed its A+ funding round at more…

Jan 10, 2018
Tang Shihua
Half of China’s New Vehicles to Be Smart by 2020

Half of China’s New Vehicles to Be Smart by 2020

China plans to push the development of smart cars, aiming for half of all the country’s new vehicles to be intelligent by 2020.

Jan 8, 2018
Liao Shumin
Beijing to Pave Way for Autonomous Driving With New Test Road

Beijing to Pave Way for Autonomous Driving With New Test Road

Beijing will open its first road for autonomous test driving in Yizhuang, a town in the capital’s southern district of Daxing, according to a local transport official.

Jan 4, 2018
Tang Shihua
Former Employee Calls Baidu’s Infringement Lawsuit Against Him Baseless

Former Employee Calls Baidu’s Infringement Lawsuit Against Him Baseless

Wang Jin has responded to a lawsuit that Baidu Inc. [NASDAQ: BIDU] filed against him and his company, calling allegations that he infringed on the search engine giant’s trade secrets baseless.

Dec 26, 2017
Liao Shumin