Shenzhen city center welcomes the first batch of RoboTaxi Yuanrong Qixing officially opened for operation
On July 19, 2021, Futian District, Shenzhen, cooperated with Yuanrong Qixing to formally provide the public with RoboTaxi (self-driving car) manned application demonstration service. From now on, citizens of Shenzhen can apply for a ride invitation code through the WeChat public account "Yuanrong Qixing DeepRoute". After receiving the invitation code, use the mini-program "Yuanqixing" to place an order to experience RoboTaxi travel services.
"Yuanqixing" Mini Program Application Interface
It is reported that the operation area of RoboTaxi of Yuan Rong Qixing covers nearly 100 sites including Shenzhen's core CBD, with a total operating section of more than 200 kilometers. To celebrate the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Communist Party of China, Yuan Rong Qixing specially launched the self-driving "red special line", allowing passengers to take self-driving vehicles to the Shenzhen Party History Museum, Shenzhen Revolutionary Martyrs Cemetery, Lianhua Mountain Park, Shenzhen Reform, and Opening Exhibition Hall, Shenzhen Museum, Shenzhen Customs Exhibition Hall, and other major red theme sites in Futian District build a brand-new experience of "Party History Learning and Education + Technological Innovation" with unique Shenzhen characteristics. In addition, Yuan Rong Qixing also opened a number of social health center sites, so that citizens can "play RoboTaxi" for vaccination.
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It is reported that Yuanrong Qixing deployed 20 RoboTaxi in Futian District, using its latest generation of software and hardware systems, which can accurately identify various traffic participants within a few hundred meters, and make efficient driving planning and decision-making based on real-time road conditions. Yuanrong Qixing RoboTaxi has dozens of security capabilities such as multi-sensor fusion, efficient inference calculation, dynamic obstacle behavior prediction, automatic obstacle avoidance, and 5G remote supervision. It can provide safer and more reliable automation even under conditions such as night and heavy rain. Driving service.
RoboTaxi provides travel services at night
In April of this year, Yuan Rong Qixing obtained the "Intelligent Connected Vehicle Application Demonstration Notice" issued by the Shenzhen Intelligent Connected Vehicle Road Testing Joint Working Group, becoming the first company that can carry out RoboTaxi manned application demonstration in Shenzhen.
Since its establishment in February 2019, Yuanrong Qixing has conducted a large number of road tests in the core urban areas of Shenzhen, Wuhan, Hangzhou, and other cities, and the accumulated safety test mileage has exceeded 2 million kilometers. After this opening of operation, Yuanrong Qixing will gradually expand the fleet size, operating area, and operating period, explore more mature automated driving commercialization paths and promote the innovative development of intelligent networked vehicles.
Liu Xuan, partner and vice president of Yuan Rong Qixing, said: “As a key scientific and technological innovation enterprise introduced by Futian District, Yuan Rong Qixing will use this trial operation as an opportunity to continue to invest heavily in technological innovation and technology research and development to develop autonomous driving at a higher level. Vehicle operation services contribute to the development of cutting-edge technology in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area."