The investment is increasing with the need to capture the market in an autonomous vehicle for Startups. The market is generating immense capability for profit-making ability and venture into areas of being a supplier to major components or software units or enhancing the technology, larger units, or manufacturing units for the mass production.
- Nuro- The company headquarter is in the US, the aim of such a technology company is accelerating the robotics benefits in everyday life.
- Zoox- The company headquarter is in the US, the company is pioneered in the robotics field for the autonomous mobility-as-a-service.
- Pony.ai- The company headquarter is in the US. The focus is on building full-stack autonomous driving solutions.
- TuSimple- The headquarter is situated in the US, focused on a self-driving truck company with the capability of driving from depot-to-depot without the needed human intervention.
- Innoviz Technologies- The headquarter is situated in Israel with the vision and intelligence for mass production of autonomous vehicles.
- Luminar- The headquarter is in the US and the focus is mainly on autonomous vehicle sensors and software companies.
- Momenta- The company headquarter is in China with the operating facility of the autonomous driving unit in Beijing.
- Plus.ai- The company headquarter is in the US with the ability to develop self-driving trucks in enabling large-scale commercialization in autonomous transport.
- Nauto- The company headquarter is in the US where the focus is on AI-technology company with a mission for safe driving and smart solution.
- Quanergy Systems- The company headquarter is in the US to offer LiDAR sensors and software in capturing and processing real-time 3D mapping data.
- Brain Corp- The company headquarter is in the US with the power to operate autonomous robots and empower the builders.
- Embark Trucks- The company headquarter is in the US to build self-driving semi-trucks in specializing freight and logistic services.
- May Mobility- The headquarter is in the US with the ability to develop an autonomous vehicle that provides unique services for safe transportation and personal use age.
- Ghost Locomotion- The company headquarter is in the US with an aim in automated driving devices to provide installation in self-driving functionality in any car.
- Otonomo- The company headquarter is in Israel where the platform was provided with the first neutral automotive data services paving the way in the development of new apps and services.
- Outrider- The company headquarter is in the US with a focus on Autonomous yard operations in logistics hubs.
- Ike- The company headquarter is in the US with an aim in the self-driving truck, focus on building automation technology to improve the trucking industry.
- Applied Intuition- The headquarter is in the US, providing the software infrastructure for developing safely, test, and deploy autonomous vehicles on a large scale.
- Comma.ai- The headquarter is in the US with a self-driving car kit.
In my opinion, the major investment is from the US and in Asia it is China. The better infrastructure and guided rules, allow the vehicles to operate autonomously without any human interventions.
The startups also show that billion of investment is done on a large scale for the autonomous market with an innovative solution for providing the right path to the development of such vehicles.