Einride to operate its cab-less autonomous pods on U.S. public roads

2017-08-24_00h03_35 IT総合
Einride, the Swedish startup that wants to electrify the autonomous freight industry, will begin operating its purpose-built, self-driving pods on public roads in the U.S. this year as part of an existing partnership with General Electric Appliances (GEA).
Einride’s pods are built without a front cabin for a human safety operator, which the company says required approval from the National Highway Traffic Safety Association (NHTSA) in order to operate on public roads.
“Other companies are retrofitting existing trucks to become autonomous, but we are doing the opposite,” Robert