Motional will seek to innovate in the people transportation market by launching its robotaxis service in Las Vegas. More info, here!
The future has arrived! the american company Motional confirmed that it will launch its innovative robotaxis in it night shift after the end of the probationary periods. These modern cars are a unique means of transportation in which a Artificial intelligence will drive the vehicle without the need for a human driver.
Undoubtedly, the advancement of technology is increasingly ingrained in our lives, but now it will be the turn of Motional to take this to another level. Initially the robotaxis began their work during the day in 2022 by the hand of Uber and Lyft and from now on, as established by the Motionalsmart cars are ready to carry passengers in the Rush hours once the sun goes down.
For now, this innovative night service will be exclusive to the city of The Vegas, Nevada. Based on the information you provided Motionalthe robotaxis will be available during the weekdays and, to reward the trust of customers, they decided that for now they will not charge for the trips.
Logically, the conformation of the robotaxis is the result of a great engineering work where the artificial intelligence used has the integration of cameras and sensors that act as receptors so that the car recognizes everything that surrounds it. To intensify the efficiency in this section, Motional added a system called RVA either Remote Vehicle Assistance (Remote vehicle assistance in Spanish).
What is the function of the RVA? Simple. As it is a relatively new technology and has not yet reached its full potential, intelligent vehicles may have doubts when encountering sudden situations such as a street being closed for repairs and, thanks to RVAnow him robotaxi you will be assisted while the car learns from that experience for future trips.
For his part, the engineer Motional, greg butronHe commented the following about it: “As advanced as these vehicles are and as many scenarios as they can handle, they will undoubtedly find themselves in a driving situation that they have never experienced before.” added to that “RVA helps cars navigate challenging conditions to continue the journey safely“.
Now, the arrival of the robotaxis It looks like something out of a futuristic movie but it is a reality. From Motional They commented that the interaction process between the customer and the car will be almost minimal since the door will open via apps and once the destination is established, immediately start the trip.
In addition, the company offers its passengers the possibility of speaking with an assistant Motional in the event that questions or doubts arise from customers. To end, Motional has a commercial alliance with the South Korean company Hyundai given that the robotaxis they are models IONIQ 5an electric car eco friendly. What do you think of the proposal? robotaxis? Would you dare to travel with one of these?