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TuSimple is a global autonomous trucking solutions company headquartered in San Diego and operating self-driving trucks out of Arizona. Founded in 2015, TuSimple is developing a commercial-ready Level 4 (SAE) fully-autonomous driving solution. TuSimple's trucks are the first and only capable of self-driving from depot-to-depot and do so every day for its customers.
7 Jul 2023

TuSimple: Autonomous Truck Difficulties

TuSimple is one of the leaders in the development race for autonomous trucks. However, it has recently encountered some difficulties and is considering exiting the US.
18 Oct 2022

RoboSense: Automotive LiDAR

TuSimple is a leader in autonomous trucking, based in the US.
16 Oct 2022

Plus: Autonomous Trucking

Autonomous trucking industry leader.
18 Aug 2022

Heavy-Duty Autonomous Vehicles 2023-2043: Trucks, Buses & Roboshuttles

IDTechEx Report: Dr James Jeffs and Dr Xiaoxi He
12 Aug 2022

Waymo: Autonomous Trucking

TuSimple is likely Waymo's biggest competitor, with a large fleet of trucks, good partnerships, large amounts of funding (through funding rounds and an IPO), and trailblazing through industry milestones.
9 Aug 2022

TuSimple: Autonomous Trucks on the Verge of Commercial Deployment

TuSimple is one of the biggest and best-funded companies working on autonomous trucks. It has been expanding its network of autonomous compatible roads, making partnerships with potential commercial customers, and engaging in the most advanced stages of testing. In December 2021, TuSimple became the first company to operate a completely unmanned mission from Tucson to Phoenix in Arizona, US.
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5 Aug 2022

Lidar 2023-2033: Technologies, Players, Markets & Forecasts

IDTechEx Report: Dr Xiaoxi He
30 May 2022

Fusion Processing

US company TuSimple are developing autonomous systems for trucks. While not a direct competitor, the technology is likely to be transferable and thus could target buses in the future, although they are operating in a different region.
8 Nov 2021

MAN: autonomous heavy goods haulage

TuSimple are developing autonomous truck technologies.
16 Aug 2021


TuSimple is an autonomous trucking company that will rival Aurora.
21 Aug 2018


TuSimple is a startup founded in 2015. The company has now closed $82 million in financing to develop an autonomous software for a level 4 autonomous truck by 2020.
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