At this year’s CES, there were many different performances from previous years. The reason is, many autonomous commercial vehicles are present at the event and the latest is the Udelv which is capable of carrying 2,000 lbs of goods for one way.
The car has been designed to carry almost everything from grocery items, e-commerce packages and groceries to auto parts, electronics and medical supplies.
Quoted from CarsCoops, Tuesday, autonomous vehicles go to a customer’s home or business and then they can use the Udelv app to pick up their stuff. Thanks to its series of sliding doors, users can only retrieve their belongings while the rest of the cargo remains safe.
The transport car is equipped with 90 and 160 kWh battery packs, allowing a range of 160-300 miles (257-483 km). This model is also capable of traveling at speeds of up to 70 mph (113 km/h), which stands out as it allows the vehicle to travel on the highway.
On the autonomous side, the Transporter is equipped with the Mobileye Drive system featuring a “powerful device” camera, LiDAR and radar. This model also uses Mobileye AV maps and has a camera-based teleoperation system for remote maneuvering and assistance.
Udelv has received more than 1,000 orders and plans to launch the Transporter in 2023. After the initial launch, the company plans to deploy 50,000 Transporters by 2028.