Aurora

Business, Technology, Safety, Autonomous

Aurora, FedEx Expand Texas Autonomous Routes

Aurora A FedEx trailer on a truck with Aurora's technology. (Aurora Innovation Inc.)

Aurora Innovation Inc. and FedEx have expanded their autonomous trucking partnership to include freight hauling between terminals in Fort Worth and El Paso, Texas.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
May 18, 2022
Business, Technology, Autonomous

Aurora, Covenant Team on Autonomous Trucking Program

Aurora An Aurora autonomous truck. (Aurora Innovations Inc.)

Autonomous driving technology company Aurora Innovation Inc. will collaborate with Covenant Logistics to refine a self-driving truck system that could robotically emulate the speed of human team driving.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
May 11, 2022
Business, Technology, Logistics, Autonomous

Aurora Innovation Focuses on Real-Time Data

Aurora Beacon Aurora

Autonomous driving technology company Aurora Innovation Inc. announced it is developing a system, Aurora Beacon, intended to allow customers to optimize autonomous vehicles for “24/7/365 operation.”

May 5, 2022
Business, Technology, Autonomous, Top 100

Werner Partners With Aurora to Haul Freight Autonomously in Texas

Aurora Aurora

Aurora Innovation Inc. has announced a deal to haul freight on a route between Fort Worth and El Paso, Texas, for Werner Enterprises.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
April 6, 2022
Business, Technology, Autonomous

Aurora Upgrades Autonomous Driving System

Aurora truck One significant improvement to Aurora's self-driving technology includes more complex construction zone navigation. (Aurora via Twitter)

Aurora Innovation Inc. is upgrading its self-driving truck technology as it prepares to commercialize its autonomous vehicle technology.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
March 31, 2022
Business, Technology, Autonomous

Aurora Unveils Autonomous Automotive Test Fleet

Toyota Sienna with Aurora Aurora

Aurora Innovation Inc. announced it unveiled its test fleet of its autonomous custom-designed Toyota Sienna vehicles featuring Toyota’s vehicle control interface and Sienna Autono-MaaS (S-AM) platform.

March 23, 2022
Business, Technology, Safety, Autonomous

Aurora Reports 2021 Results, Plans to Expand in 2022

Aurora Aurora's fleet. (Aurora Innovation Inc.)

Self-driving transportation company Aurora Innovation Inc. on Feb. 16 announced that its fourth-quarter and full-year losses widened, but also said that its available cash soared in the wake of becoming a public company late last year.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
February 17, 2022
Business, Technology, Autonomous

Aurora, TuSimple Have High Expectations for 2022

Combo image of Aurora and TuSimple trucks Aurora (left) and TuSimple are looking to build on their eventful years in 2021. (Aurora, TuSimple)

Executives from self-driving technology companies TuSimple and Aurora during separate online events hosted by Morgan Stanley outlined ambitious plans for 2022, building on their respective success in 2021.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
January 11, 2022
Business, Technology, Equipment, Autonomous

Paccar, Aurora Showcase Autonomous Truck at CES 2022

Peterbilt truck equipped with Aurora technology A Peterbilt Model 579 equipped with Aurora autonomous technology at CES 2022 in Las Vegas. (Connor D. Wolf/Transport Topics)

LAS VEGAS — Paccar Inc. and self-driving technology company Aurora showcased one of their autonomous trucks during CES 2022 on Jan. 6.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
January 7, 2022
Business, Technology, Equipment, Autonomous

Aurora, Uber Freight Collaborate on Texas Pilot

Peterbilt truck equipped with Aurora technology For now, the Peterbilt tractors will have humans on board monitoring the autonomous operations. (Aurora)

Autonomous vehicle technology developer Aurora Innovation Inc. will launch a pilot program with Uber Freight to move goods in Texas.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
December 15, 2021

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