31 Jan '17, 7am

Piaggio Fast Forward introduces Gita courier robot

Piaggio Fast Forward introduces Gita courier robot

Piaggio Group, the largest European manufacturer of two-wheel motor vehicles, has launched Piaggio Fast Forward, a newly-established company based in the U.S. formed to pioneer the future of light mobility by fundamentally rethinking the movement of people and goods. “We have established Piaggio Fast Forward to reinvent the future of mobility and this is best accomplished with PFF as a separate entity, but with the backing and experience of the Piaggio Group,” said Mr. Michele Colaninno, Chairman of the Board of Piaggio Fast Forward. “You can expect to find Piaggio Fast Forward blurring the lines between transportation, robotics, and urban environments.” Piaggio Fast Forward’s first offering is Gita (pronounced “jee-ta” and in Italian means a “short trip”), an autonomous vehicle that extends a person’s cargo-carrying abilities. Gita is an intelligent vehicle with a communi...

Full article: http://electriccarsreport.com/2017/01/piaggio-fast-forwar...

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