Plus/FAW Joint Venture First to Certify Self-Driving Truck in China

Self-driving truck technology provider, Plus, has passed China’s national certification test and met all the key safety and performance metrics to begin on-road operation. Plus says it’s the first independent certification of an automated truck in China, and called certification a critical step toward proving the commercial readiness its self-driving technology.

The truck, dubbed the J7+, was jointly developed by FAW and Plus, and tested at the China Automotive Technology & Research Center (CATARC) in Tianjin, China.