Marking a heightening of interest in autonomous vehicle technology, China’s largest search engine Baidu announced plans to mass-produce self-driving cars within five years
Forbes reported in an article that Baidu’s senior vice president Wang Jing announced that his firm is planning to launch autonomous vehicles simultaneously in multiple countries within five years. This indicates a serious escalation for Baidu in the arena of autonomous vehicle technology.
Baidu, which previously invested in Uber, also announced that it is open to partnering further with ride-sharing companies