Nvidia, Didi Chuxing partner on autonomous cars for ride-hailing

Didi's robo-taxi shows up at WAIC in Shanghai on Aug 30, 2019. (Image credit: TechNode/Shi Jiayi) US chipmaker Nvidia…


SoftBank-backed Guazi pledges profits in Q4 as China pushes used car sales

An offline storefront selling used cars through Guazi. (Image credit: Chehaoduo) SoftBank-backed Chinese online used…


Beijing to allow passenger rides in robotaxis

(Image credit: BigStock/Akarat Phasura) The Beijing city government announced Friday that it would begin allowing…


China NEV sales decline extends in November

China’s new energy vehicle (NEV) sales fell for a fifth consecutive month in November, extending a decline that began…


Nio and Xpeng join forces on charging station network expansion

An electric vehicle charging station at a rest stop in the eastern Chinese city of Xiamen. (Image credit: Bigstock/…


Baidu restructures self-driving unit amid serious competition

The outside of one of Baidu's buildings on Oct 30, 2019 in Beijing. (Image credit: TechNode/Coco Gao) Baidu announced…


Nio shares sink after reporting November delivery figures

A Nio showroom on Sept. 28, 2019 in Beijing. (Image credit: TechNode/Coco Gao) Chinese electric car maker Nio reported…


People lined up for test rides offered by WeRide in Guangzhou Science City on Thursday, Nov. 28, 2019. (Image credit: WeRide)

The Chinese startup bringing robotaxis to the masses

People lining up to test out a WeRide robotaxi in Guangzhou Science City on Nov. 28, 2019. (Image credit: WeRide) One…


AV startup AutoX applies for permits to test fully self-driving cars in California

AutoX’s first robotaxi fleet in California. (Image credit: AutoX) Chinese self-driving startup AutoX has applied to…


China's new NEV plan allows automakers greater autonomy in tech development

China will minimize government intervention to allow carmakers more freedom to decide the direction of new energy…