Dan Pugh, Marketing Director at Autotrader, added: “Autotrader is here to challenge the established and traditional ways of buying and selling cars. This creative allows us to achieve that by establishing the Autotrader tone of voice with some cheeky and intelligent executions.”
The company is working with U.S. truck manufacturer Peterbilt, outfitting semi-trucks with cameras, lidar, and radar for autonomous driving. TuSimple was founded in 2015 with the goal of bringing level-4 autonomous driving technology to the trucking industry.
Uber recently made an open source contribution to the budding AV dev tool ecosystem: Autonomous Visualization System, a standalone web-based technology it describes as “a new way” to understand and share autonomous systems data.
“Sasa and John bring years of experience and deep functional expertise to our executive team as we scale the organization and navigate the next phase of our evolution." said Devin Daly, SpinCar Co-founder and CEO.
LotBlok and WeBuyYourCar have announced their partnership after the highly successful launch of their car buying service in California. LotBlok will continue to build out US Operations while German-owned WeBuyYourCar will expand European Operations.
Rivian will remain an independent company and that the investment round, which is Rivian’s largest to date, will continue, including participation from existing shareholders, presumably ALJ and Sumitomo.
The upgrade will allow users to access vehicles instantly anywhere within a large area and provide the convenience of scheduled bookings, where vehicles can be reserved for a specific time at a location selected by the user.