WeRide has fully acquired Shenzhen-based autonomous truck firm MoonX, for an undisclosed sum, a move that would expand the Chinese robotaxi unicorn’s reach. MoonX runs a fleet of 20 roborigs test that has logged 300,000 kilometers on public roads in Shenzhen, Xiamen, and other cities. The company was founded in 2018 by Yang Qingxiong, a former chief scientist at WeRide predecessor JingChi. [WeRide press release, in Chinese]

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