China's Baidu & Changan Enter Autonomous Vehicle Race

Oct 28, 2017

   Wochit Headline News
China has joined the international race for truly widespread driverless technology, Asian giants like search engine Baidu and manufacturer Changan have begun to compete with American companies like Google and Tesla. Last year, two autonomous Changan cars made a 1,200-mile trip from the southwestern city of Chongqing to Beijing, marking the nation’s first long-distance test of this technology. And now, Baidu has unveiled its plans to start mass producing autonomous cars by 2021.