Gilbert Gagnaire & Philippe Ligier co-found EasyMile and open offices both in Toulouse, France and in Singapore
The very first EZ10 driverless shuttle designed by EasyMile comes out of the French Ligier factory
China: first public demonstration of the EZ10 at the 12th Michelin Challenge Bibendum 2014 in Chengdu
Switzerland: For the first time, the EZ10 demonstrates its capacity to drive safely in a mixed traffic environment, with pedestrians, bikes and other conventional motorised vehicles.
For over 4 months, six EZ10 drive around Lausanne University Campus carrying over 6,000 people with The CityMobil2 project
Singapore: Gardens by the Bay adopts the EZ10 driverless shuttles to offer a daily premium service to its visitors. The ‘Auto Rider’ transports an average of 50-100 every day.
This is the first ever commercial application of an autonomous vehicle service
Alstom invests in EasyMile
EasyMile partners with Alstom to develop Tram autonomous stabling
Australia: EasyMile opens its first regional office in Mulgrave near Melbourne
Continental invests in EasyMile
EasyMile partners with TLD to autonomise a baggage tractor for airport: TractEasy
EasyMile partners with IVECO to autonomise a full-size 12-meter bus
EasyMile opens a regional office in Denver, Colorado
USA: for the first time, the California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) has allowed a shared autonomous vehicle - the EZ10 - to travel on public roads in the state of California
EasyMile opens a regional office in Berlin
France: Groupe PSA experiments the TractEasy autonomous tow tractor on its industrial site in Sochaux in ‘real life’ condition carrying spare parts to the 3008 assembly line
Bpifrance invests in EasyMile
Singapore: Continental and EasyMile sign a MOU for joint autonomous driving R&D team to further explore Deep learning and Artificial Intelligence.
France: EasyMile demonstrates its ability to deliver the full promise of autonomous driving for local mobility