Global technology company, Aptiv has announced the expansion of its autonomous driving facilities to the Chinese market with a new Autonomous Mobility Center in Shanghai.
Aptiv states that the new Autonomous Mobility Center will further the company’s global leadership in automated driving solutions and its commitment to commercially deploying the technology.
The center is to be located in Shanghai and will focus on development and application of the company’s L4 autonomous driving technology.
Karl Iagnemma, president of Aptiv Autonomous Mobility said, ‘With high market acceptance to autonomous driving in China, we see a strong demand for autonomous driving technologies in the Chinese market.’
‘This expansion is significant for China, and globally, as it takes us one step closer to broader adoption of automated mobility,’ added Iagnemma.
As well as the testing, the company is actively in discussions with potential partners for mapping and commercial deployment of Aptiv’s vehicles in China.