Zoox reveals autonomous ride-sharing boxcar with no steering wheel

Zoox reveals autonomous ride-sharing boxcar with no steering wheel

Long before Amazon acquired the self-driving startup Zoox in June, the Bay Area-based company was prototyping its own custom-designed and built self-driving taxi from the ground up. On Monday, it finally publicly showed off the new car. 

While still a prototype and with no set dates for the fleet to hit the road, the Zoox electric robotaxi reimagines the entire premise of a car. While many self-driving car companies — like Aurora (also Amazon-backed) and Waymo — are modifying existing vehicles with sensor and computer technology, Zoox has been developing a new idea of what an autonomous vehicle looks like.  Read more…

More about Autonomous Vehicles, Zoox, Tech, and Transportation