Beijing/Shenzhen: An executive said on Thursday (June 10) that China’s Huawei Technologies’ goal is to develop driverless passenger car technology by 2025 because the world’s largest telecommunications equipment manufacturer is facing Explore other paths in the context of US sanctions.
“Our team s goal is to reach true driverless passenger cars in 2025,” Mr Wang Jun, senior executive at its smart vehicle unit, told an industry conference.
Dozens of large technology companies, such as startups, automakers, and Internet search leader Baidu, are accelerating work on self-driving car systems.
After its global smartphone business was hit by US sanctions, Huawei has turned to smart electric vehicles. The last Trump administration marked the company as a threat to US national security-it denied the allegation.