From lidar to HD mapping, these private companies are enhancing and enabling autonomous navigation for passenger and delivery vehicles.
Sentiment around autonomous driving is improving.
After months of mounting skepticism driven by commercialization delays and missed timelines, investors are once again pouring capital into the autonomous driving startup ecosystem.
Self-driving technology developers have raised a collective $3B in 2021 year to date, with GM’s subsidiary Cruise raising $2B of that total.
In addition to robotaxis, more feasible applications for autonomous driving such as last-mile delivery are gaining ground.
Using CB Insights data, we mapped out the private companies developing autonomous vehicles as well as the components and software systems that support self-driving tech.
This market map consists of private, active companies only and is not meant to be exhaustive of the space. Categories are not mutually exclusive, and companies are mapped according to primary use case.
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