JIDU, a new energy smart vehicle company, announced on February 14 that it would integrate the capabilities of Baidu's ChatGPT-like project Ernie Bot to create the world's first large-scale artificial intelligence interactive experience for smart car users.
JIDU, an intelligent electric vehicle company backed by Chinese tech giant Baidu and automotive leader Geely, officially released its first-ever robocar, ROBO-01 Lunar Edition. Priced at 399,800 yuan ($55,253), it is a co-branded model in cooperation with the China’s Lunar Exploration Project.
On September 29, Hesai Technology announced that the monthly delivery of its AT128 has exceeded 10,000 units, making it the world's first lidar manufacturer to accomplish the feat.
On September 5, a test car in disguise on a street in Beijing was recorded by observers. Judging from details such as its outline and the headlights, it can be determined that this is the mass-production version of ROBO-01, the first model to be produced by JiDU.
Yang Hongxin, Chairman and CEO of Changzhou-based battery firm SVOLT, revealed on September 1 that JiDU, XPeng and other brands will use SVOLT's short blade battery in their products.
JiDU, an automobile robot startup company initiated by Baidu and strategically invested by Geely, held the first automobile robot ecological partner conference on August 8.