Trucking is attracting growing interest from high-risk investors, including some who see logistics and shipping as the key to enabling even greater economic innovation.
Panelists at the ACT Expo in Long Beach say the economic and safety case for platooning is clear and adoption is possible after 18 months.
Mountain View platooning startup Peloton wins $60 million in financing from Intel Capital, Lockheed Martin, UPS Strategic Enterprise, Volvo Group and more.
Truck platooning technology enables two tractor-trailers or more to connect together. Some industry analysts say it will improve road safety and fuel savings, but doubts persist.