Argo AI & Ford to Launch Self-Driving Vehicles on Lyft Network by End of 2021

Argo AI, Lyft, and Ford Motor Company are working together to commercialize autonomous ride-hailing at scale. The unique collaboration brings together all of the parts necessary to create a viable autonomous ride-hailing service, including the self-driving technology, vehicle fleet, and transportation network needed to support a scalable business and deliver an exceptional experience for riders. […]

Hyundai IONIQ 5 to Serve as Motional’s Next-Generation Robotaxi

Motional has announced that the Hyundai IONIQ 5, an all-electric crossover, will serve as its next-generation robotaxi. This most recent news follows a December 2020 announcement from Motional and Lyft. Together, the companies revealed plans to launch the world’s largest robotaxi deployment partnership. According to Motional and Lyft, the forthcoming ridesharing network has the potential […]

Motional & Lyft Drive Toward New Multimarket Robotaxi Service

Motional just keeps moving ahead. This time, they’ve again partnered with Lyft to launch a multimarket robotaxi service in major U.S. cities, beginning in 2023.  The company notes this agreement is the largest robotaxi deployment partnership for a major ridesharing network.  Ongoing Partnership As we previously reported, the two companies joined forces in Las Vegas […]

Motional & Lyft Resume Self-Driving Mobility Service in Las Vegas

Motional and Lyft have resumed their self-driving mobility service in Las Vegas, Nevada. The publicly-available autonomous fleet, which was suspended earlier this year because of COVID-19, consists of Motional’s robotaxis operating on the Lyft network. As the service resumes, Motional and Lyft have taken additional safety precautions. “Motional and Lyft share a commitment to rider […]