Waymo has been testing five different types self-driving vehicles over the years, and now it’s adding another to its expanding autonomous fleet: an all-electric Jaguar I-PACE SUV.
The Alphabet-owned company is planning to add 20,000 of the luxury SUVs outfitted with its class-leading self-driving car technology within the next two years. The new self-driving car will be one of the handful of autonomous vehicles that’ll be available to hail as part of is “Waymo Service” launching later this year.
“This year in 2018, starting in Phoenix, Arizona — there members of the public will be able to take these fully self-driving cars anywhere within our service area,” Waymo CEO John Krafcik said at a press event in New York. “To work, to school, to the grocery store. Anywhere they’d go with a typical car.” Read more…
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Author: Raymond Wong
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