Licensed companies can run up to 50 vehicles and can potentially expand their fleets after six months.
Laying out a policy framework will boost the industry’s commercialization, experts say.
Regulators will allow driverless vehicle tests along 135 kilometers of the city’s public roads.
Increased use of full Autopilot in China will help Tesla to optimize its localized self-driving solution.
Didi is the latest company seeking external investors to help share the increasing cost of developing autonomous vehicles.
The two companies plan to release a model in China in 2022, said Mobileye’s CEO.
Auto tech companies are stepping up efforts to roll out commercial self-driving taxi service to help recoup costs.
BMW is drawing close to mass production of its L3 autonomous vehicle in 2021.
Machine-learning applications powered by large datasets play a critical role in planning safer, smarter transport networks.
The news follows a similar announcement made by rival Didi a day earlier.