23 Dec '16, 9pm

Uber Moves Self-Driving Cars From California To Arizona Via Self-Driving Trucks

Uber Moves Self-Driving Cars From California To Arizona Via Self-Driving Trucks

After losing its tussle with California over permits for self-driving cars, Uber yesterday abruptly loaded its fleet of 16 self-driving Volvos onto flatbed trucks and headed to Arizona. In what might be construed as thumbing its nose at the state, the flatbeds were hauled by Uber’s Otto self-driving big rigs, although it appeared they were not being autonomously driven. “Our cars departed for Arizona this morning by truck. We’ll be expanding our self-driving pilot there in the next few weeks, and we’re excited to have the support of Governor Ducey,” an Uber spokesperson said. Uber’s move came after California’s Department of Motor Vehicles revoked the registration of the ride-hailing company’s self-driving cars because the company refused to get the $150 permits for testing autonomous cars that the state requires. SEE ALSO: Uber Picks a Fight With California and Keeps Self...

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