Futuristic FlyZoo marks Alibaba’s step into consumer-driven IoT services.
Feihong 98 will proceed into mass production and scalable applications after it receives tech qualifications.
Level 3 systems have been questioned with some test results suggesting human drivers are too trusting.
The Chinese internet giant is evolving into a major international player in AI and autonomous driving.
Partnerships with global players can give China access to talent and tech knowhow it lacks.
There are still a significant number of challenges in AV development.
The test field aims to simulate around 85% of road situations in Beijing, Tianjin, and Hebei province.
The internet giant has opened up at least nine engineering positions.
Guangzhou-headquartered WeRide.ai is providing the technical support for the L4 autonomous driving taxis.
Authorities revealed that over 90 companies have applied for licenses to test their vehicles on public roads.