How far away are we, really, from a fully autonomous vehicle future? According to recent reports about how self-driving vehicles handle intersections, you should buckle up for a long, and very much manual, ride.
Even so, some entrepreneurs and tech enthusiasts, often having worked on projects spearheaded by big tech, are trying to bring scrappy startup culture to the self-driving industry. And investors are betting that their startups may cross the finish line first.
We took a look at full-stack autonomous vehicle startups that have raised over $50 million. The cohort ranges from a stealth startup working on its own tech and vehicles to a startup focused on breaking into the last-mile delivery market.
Founded in 2014, Zoox is a self-driving startup in stealth mode. Though the company has remained relatively secretive about its technology and model, it has attracted enough funding to render it a leader among autonomous vehicle startups.The Foster […]