The city of Las Vegas it is known worldwide as “the Entertainment Capital of The World” and, despite notable for its boulevards lined with casinos, it is also saves a bit of fame for their known auto shows as the SEMA Show or technology (ESCS).
And how it is also home to the mote of “The World Capital of Marriage“, and the marriage between car and technology comes a new type of bus that will be a pioneer in the transport self in the united States.
This summer the streets of Las Vegas will have a new urban transport network composed by small buses and autonomous electric. These buses have already been seen in some cities of Europe, and has been the French company Navya in charge of bringing this car to the other side of the pond.
The first tests by the city already are taking place. Of time, in this phase, we are conducting free services between Fremont Street, Las Vegas Boulevard and Eight Street at a rate of 20 km/h. The service is operational from 10 in the morning until 6 in the evening and will be available until next January 20, the date for which you have already collected enough data your testers for your future large-scale deployment.
These buses have been baptized as a “Weapon”, both your electrical system as its software have been designed to conduct autonomous, its capacity is 12 passengers and be electric does not emit polluting gases to the atmosphere. They are able to detect any obstacle and to determine as soltearlo or wait for the situation to change.
we Hope that this technology continues to expand and offer ecological means and insurance in the urban transport of major cities of the world.