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Seoul will function self-driving buses in Cheonggyecheon from April subsequent yr, Auto Information, Automobilnews – Information by Automobilnews.eu

Seoul will function self-driving buses in Cheonggyecheon from April subsequent yr, Auto Information, Automobilnews


The Seoul authorities is planning to step by step enhance industrial autonomous automobile take a look at areas similar to Sangam, Gangnam, Yeouido, and Magok, and can function self-driving buses in Cheonggyecheon from April subsequent yr.

Seoul Mayor Oh Se-hoon has introduced the ‘Seoul Self-driving Imaginative and prescient 2030’ plan to hurry up the commercialization of self-driving automobiles by 2026 and construct infrastructure all through Seoul.The Seoul authorities is planning to step by step enhance industrial autonomous automobile take a look at areas similar to Sangam, Gangnam, Yeouido, and Magok, and can function self-driving buses in Cheonggyecheon from April subsequent yr. As well as, it can set up autonomous driving infrastructure on roads with two or extra lanes in Seoul by 2026, and settle self-driving buses as public transportation.

Mayor Oh held a press convention on ‘Seoul Self-driving Imaginative and prescient 2030’ on the Seoul Metropolis Corridor on the twenty fourth and stated, “Seoul will change into a future metropolis dwelling with self-driving transportation in 2030.” He additionally stated he’ll make Seoul one of many prime 5 self-driving cities by 2026. To this finish, the Seoul authorities will make investments a complete of 148.7 billion received over the following 5 years from subsequent yr.

The Seoul Self-driving Imaginative and prescient 2030 is a fundamental plan to change into a ‘sensible transportation metropolis’ proposed within the self-driving class of Seoul Imaginative and prescient 2030. 5 main duties of the plan embody increasing autonomous automobile bases, working self-driving buses in Cheonggyecheon, utilizing self-driving automobiles as public transportation, introducing autonomous driving-based city administration within the public service sector, and constructing infrastructure in Seoul.Seoul will step by step enhance the variety of autonomous automobile take a look at areas similar to Sangam this yr, Gangnam subsequent yr, Yeouido in 2023, and Magok in 2024, and current greater than 300 self-driving automobile providers by 2026. These areas present varied industrial self-driving automotive providers, which can be found for residents to pay charges, similar to transportation service apps.

The federal government will function greater than ten ‘Robotaxis (self-driving taxis) in Gangnam-gu because the take a look at space subsequent yr. Then it can enhance the variety of self-driving buses and robotaxis to greater than 100 models in 2026. As there’s a excessive demand for short-distance transportation inside 3km in Gangnam space, it is usually contemplating changing shuttle buses with self-driving electrical automobiles.

The federal government can also be planning to function self-driving buses in Cheonggyecheon. The route is from Cheonggye Plaza to Cheonggye 5 Ga, and it’ll start operation as early as April subsequent yr.

From 2023, self-driving buses will probably be operated from Hongdae to Sinchon, Jonggak, and Heunginjimun (9.7km), the place demand for late-night transportation is excessive, by utilizing central lane throughout late-night hours. Previous to passenger automobiles, the federal government is planning to use autonomous driving expertise to public transportation first.

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Seoul will function self-driving buses in Cheonggyecheon from April subsequent yr, Auto Information, Automobilnews – Information by Automobilnews.eu
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