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Baidu aims to build world's largest fully driverless ride-hailing service area in 2023
Baidu said it plans to scale up Apollo's operations and launch fully unmanned self-driving services in more regions in 2023. ...
Fully unmanned self-driving will spread faster than expected, Baidu CEO believes
After L2 assisted driving, the next one to be commercially available first will be L4 autonomous driving technology, not L3, which is in the middle, according to Baidu's CEO. ...
Baidu begins offering fully unmanned self-driving ride-hailing services in China
Baidu began offering self-driving ride-hailing services without safety officers in Chongqing and Wuhan, marking a regulatory breakthrough in the sector in China. ...
Baidu unveils Apollo RT6, its sixth-gen autonomous vehicle, at about half cost of its predecessor
Baidu aims to put a large fleet of mass-produced Apollo RT6 vehicles into trial operation on its Robotaxi platform Apollo Go in the second half of 2023. ...
Baidu's driverless test vehicle rear-ended during normal driving
The accident was caused by a truck that failed to maintain an adequate safety distance, and the driver of the truck was found to be fully responsible. ...
Jidu targets family passenger car market with prices around RMB 200,000
In China, cars priced around RMB 200,000 are seen as offering the best balance of affordability and specifications. ...
Baidu's robotaxi platform Apollo Go provides 196,000 rides in Q1, up over 11 times from a year ago
Baidu's Apollo Go continues to solidify its global leadership position, despite Covid's resurgence in China posing a challenge to local companies' operations. ...
Jidu to unveil robot car concept on June 8
Jidu said its robot car design is inspired by spaceships, with advanced self-driving capabilities and an ultra-intelligent cockpit. ...
Baidu, Pony.ai get first permits in China to offer self-driving ride-hailing service without safety officer in driver's seat
Although the service is limited to a small area of Beijing, it represents a dramatic shift in regulators' attitude toward the sector. ...
Jidu sets robot car concept unveiling for June, teases dual LiDAR solution
Unlike other automakers currently using one autonomous driving solution, Jidu is developing two separate systems, pure vision and LiDAR, that serve as backups for each other. ...