On January 9th 2018, news of 36 Krypton informed that Baidu was in Las Vegas to hold the 2018 Baidu World in the United States. Officially announced Baidu Apollo 2.0 plan to Apollo ecological partners also expanded to 90, in the new industry chain partners. Weima Automobile has become the first application of Baidu Apollo technology of the new car brand.
V-mark joined Baidu Apollo ecological had already been officially confirmed side. In December 5th, vimar announced, completed by Baidu capital lead investor, Baidu group, with investment of 1 billion dollar financing. In a subsequent interview, Weimaraner car founder Shen Hui said, and Baidu has started docking vimar work on many projects, mainly around the intelligent vehicle, automatic driving, from level3, level4, level5 in the layout, and Baidu has been together to discuss the problem.
The 2. 0 version of the Apollo, released on Baidu World's US court, has more open, complete and safer autopilot capabilities. Support for Primary Urban Road Autopilot 1. 1 5th, a driverless car carrying Apollo 2.0 has completed an open road trial ride in California and completed a roundabout. Traffic light recognition and so on
Lu Qi, president and chief operating officer of Baidu Group, said:
In December 11, 2017, Logo released a dynamic global auto company's first (Living Logo), the gradient color inspiration from the aurora, symbol of Always On electric energy and real-time interaction. At the same time, there is the first production SUV EX5 also officially unveiled, enter the range of 200 thousand yuan starting price target, popularization of intelligent electric vehicle. This car, Weimaraner announced officially joined the Apollo 2 program, adumbrative Baidu automobile and Weimaraner in the capital level of cooperation, is the strategic level have deep connection. In addition, Wenzhou Oujiang new energy automobile industrial park with intelligent automatic driving test area is located in the car will be used for domestic road vimar, measured future automatic driving.