As per Amazon’s representative, the online retailer is also expected to announce innovative solutions that are likely to help automakers and drivers manage huge chunks of their data with ease and efficiency.
From production planning to design and development, and from logistics to sales, nearly every aspect of car manufacturing and distribution is or will be enhanced in the mid- and long-term through the use of AI.
"Tata Elxsi has been a wonderful development partner, helping us to extend the software capabilities of the iDAR platform and integrate iDAR into a fully realized autonomous driving stack," said Abhijit Thatte, VP of AI and software at AEye.
Sony's Vision-S features 33 different sensors inside and outside of the car, multiple widescreen displays, 360 audio, and always-on connectivity, with some pieces coming from industry players like BlackBerry and Bosch.
By the end of 2019, the company had raised almost $3 billion. With a production plant already established these new funds will be used to develop three newer electric models which could cost around $1 billion to create.