Dubai PR Network, Online Press Release from Dubai and Middle East
 
Automobile & Motoring(Automobile)
Filter PR by
  
Nissan and DeNA to start Easy Ride robo-vehicle mobility service trial
 
Nissan and DeNA to start Easy Ride robo-vehicle mobility service trial

Field test to begin March 5

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Feb. 25, 2018:  Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. and DeNA Co., Ltd. will begin a field test of Easy Ride, the robo-vehicle mobility service being developed by both companies, on March 5.

Easy Ride is envisioned as a mobility service for anyone who wants to travel freely to their destination of choice in a robo-vehicle. During the field test, the participants will be able to travel in vehicles equipped with autonomous driving technology along a set route. The route spans about 4.5 kilometers between Nissan’s global headquarters and the Yokohama World Porters shopping center.

For efficient fleet operation and customers’ peace of mind, Nissan and DeNA have set up a remote monitoring center that uses the two companies’ advanced technologies.

Nissan and DeNA will also test Easy Ride’s unique service functions. Using a dedicated mobile app, passengers can input what they want to do via text or voice and choose from a list of recommended destinations. An in-car tablet screen will show selections of nearly 500 recommended places of interest and events in the vicinity. Additionally, about 40 discount coupons for retailers and restaurants in the area are available for download on the participants’ own smartphones.

Participants will be asked to complete a survey about their overall user experience, usage of content and coupons from local retailers and restaurants, and preferred pricing for the Easy Ride service. Nissan and DeNA will use the survey results as they continue to develop the offering, and for future field tests.

The field test will enable Nissan and DeNA to learn from the experience of operating the Easy Ride service trial with public participation, as both companies look toward future commercial endeavors. Nissan and DeNA will also work to develop service designs for driverless environments, expanded service routes, vehicle distribution logic, pick-up/drop-off processes and multilingual support. The companies aim to launch Easy Ride in a limited environment at first, and then introduce a full service in the early 2020s.

With customers able to discover new local destinations, the companies expect Easy Ride will also help energize cities and neighborhoods.


Posted by : Dubai PR Network Editorial Team
Viewed 12658 times
PR Category : Automobile
Posted on : Sunday, February 25, 2018  2:24:00 PM UAE local time (GMT+4)
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of DubaiPRNetwork.com.
Previous Story : Ford Transit Vans to Power DHL Express in UAE
Next Story : Rolls-Royce Cullinan Promises the Best Seat in the House
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine
Back to Section Home

Related Stories



 
 
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
Switch your hair colour safely for the new season with Rahua's Color Full range [63153-Views]
Everyday care for your baby's hair with Fifi & Friends! [61555-Views]
Bringing you warmth and shine this festive season [60518-Views]
Season's Greetings 2018 [49849-Views]
Twelve Holiday Gifts for the Beauty-Obsessed Woman [48282-Views]
The Smile Bar Opens Its First Store in the UAE [45726-Views]
Purely Pandora Classics With a Twist [24461-Views]
New 1948 Seamaster Watches Join the Ranks [20325-Views]
Festive Gifting Guide [20002-Views]
Add a festive sparkle to your eyes with Palladio Beauty [19825-Views]
Tryano Launches Elemis [19355-Views]
The Geo-Graham Orrery Tourbillon presents a galaxy you can reach out and wear Geo-Graham O... [19300-Views]
Amp up your skincare routine with The Organic Pharmacy's new corrective serums [18141-Views]
Parmigiani Fleurier, new Friends of the Brand – ice-hockey superstar, Evgeniy Malkin and T... [15262-Views]
Chloé Eyewear's Feminine Appeal Seen Through the Lens of the New “Rosie” Style [15262-Views]
Hour Choice presents Coach Park Collection [15177-Views]
Certina DS PH200M collection [14390-Views]
Joyalukkas brings joy to hundreds around the world with gold bar giveaway this festive sea... [13688-Views]
Tissot T-Race Marc Marquez [11779-Views]
LACOSTE presents its new Legacy collection [11620-Views]
Coca-Cola Puts Extra Fizz Into Its Factory Thanks to Digitisation [9217-Views]
Parah dedicates its Fall/Winter 2018/19 collection to femininity [7973-Views]
Oh So Heavenly! Bath Sets from Glambeaute.com that make a great gift this festive season [7723-Views]
Introducing Nokia 3.1 Plus to the UAE [5862-Views]
Introducing the GUESS Holiday 2018 Collection [5850-Views]
 
RSS Facebook Twitter LinkedDin
 
Top Sections
 
Top Stories