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Scania and HAVI in first European pilot of fully autonomous vehicles carrying commercial goods on public roads

Posted on Sep 23, 2022 in News, Technology, Trucks

SÖDERTÄLJE, Sweden, Sept. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Scania is partnering with HAVI Supply Chain for a ground-breaking new trial that...

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Torc, Schneider partner on Level 4 autonomy

Posted on Sep 22, 2022 in News, Technology, Trucks

Driverless technology company Torc Robotics and Schneider are preparing to launch a pilot program to further implement autonomous longhaul...

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As companies pursue autonomous trucks, a key question remains

Posted on Sep 18, 2022 in Perspective, Technology, Trucks

Everything was going along just fine–and then it wasn’t. On April 6, a tractor trailer fitted with autonomous driving...

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Q&A: Plus COO on the role of autonomous trucking tech

Posted on Sep 16, 2022 in News, Technology, Trucks

Autonomous truck tech start-up Plus was an early innovator in the rapidly evolving world of self-driving vehicles. The company...

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Autonomous electric truck company Einride rides into Germany

Posted on Sep 16, 2022 in News, Trucks

Autonomous and electric truck maker Einride is rolling into Germany, representing its first new market in Europe outside its native...

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Plus completes toll-to-toll open road autonomous driving trial operation

Posted on Sep 16, 2022 in News, Technology, Trucks

Beijing (Gasgoo)- Plus, a global provider of self-driving truck technology, announced the completion of a pilot operation of autonomous...

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Reinventing the wheel: Gatik’s Apeksha Kumavat accelerates autonomous delivery for Wal-Mart and more

Posted on Sep 14, 2022 in Knowledge Center, Trucks, Videos & Podcasts

As consumers expect faster, cheaper deliveries, companies are turning to AI to rethink how they move goods....

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Stevens Trucking selects Locomation to deploy its autonomous truck service

Posted on Sep 7, 2022 in News, Trucks

Locomation announced an eight-year agreement with freight carrier Stevens Trucking Co. of El Reno, Oklahoma....

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Innoviz Technologies deploying LiDAR sensors in Chinese ports

Posted on Sep 6, 2022 in News, Technology, Trucks

Innoviz Technologies announced that it has deployed its InnovizOne LiDAR sensors at ports across China together with its strategic partner...

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In leaked memo, Aurora CEO weighs spinouts, layoffs and acquisitions against sale to big tech

Posted on Sep 3, 2022 in Finance, News, Trucks

The chief executive of autonomous vehicle developer Aurora Innovation presented a swath of cost-cutting and cash-generating options to its...

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Autonomous driving firm Autra Tech partners with ByteDance’s Volcano Engine

Posted on Sep 1, 2022 in News, Technology, Trucks

Volcano Engine, a cloud services platform owned by ByteDance, reached a formal cooperation agreement on August 31 with Autra Tech, a...

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Gatik & Pitney Bowes partner on medium-duty autonomous trucks

Posted on Sep 1, 2022 in News, Trucks

Gatik, a manufacturer of autonomous middle mile logistics, announced a multi-year commercial agreement with global shipping company Pitney...

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Warren Buffett bullish on driverless trucks after purchasing stake in Kodiak Robotics

Posted on Aug 26, 2022 in Perspective, Technology, Trucks

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. didn’t gain fame for investing in startups. The venerated investor has a predilection for buying...

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Warren Buffett is betting on driverless trucks

Posted on Aug 26, 2022 in Perspective, Trucks

Writing this newsletter might be the best job I’ve ever had. Cleaning carpets was one of the worst. One night I was driving the van back...

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Full Truck Alliance may acquire China arm of startup Plus

Posted on Aug 25, 2022 in News, Trucks

Reports have surfaced suggesting that digital freight platform Full Truck Alliance will acquire Plus, an autonomous driving truck company,...

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Musk claps back at customer criticism of Tesla FSD beta

Posted on Aug 24, 2022 in News, Technology, Trucks

Elon Musk hasn’t taken kindly to recent criticism of Tesla FSD beta software — the soon-to-be $15,000 upgraded version of its advanced...

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Gatik and Cummins integrate Gatik’s autonomous driving technology with Cummins’ advanced powertrain

Posted on Aug 24, 2022 in News, Technology, Trucks

Gatik will collaborate with Cummins to integrate Gatik’s autonomous driving system with Cummins’ advanced powertrain solution in...

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Waymo to test Freightliner redundant autonomous truck on Texas highways

Posted on Aug 23, 2022 in News, Technology, Trucks

Waymo said it it’s ready to begin publicly testing what it says is the first redundant autonomous Class 8 trucking platform on public...

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Pilot, Kodiak partner on autonomous truck services

Posted on Aug 23, 2022 in News, Trucks

Travel center operator Pilot Co. and automated technology firm Kodiak Robotics on Aug. 23 announced formation of a partnership under which...

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Geely to acquire TuSimple’s Asia-Pacific business

Posted on Aug 21, 2022 in Finance, News, Trucks

Chinese automotive maker Geely plans to buy the entire stake of autonomous driving company TuSimple’s Asia-Pacific business. The...

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