Motional Welcomes Sehyuk Park as Chief Strategy Officer
Motional hires former Hyundai executive to lead company’s corporate strategy towards a driverless future. Sehyuk Park brings more than 25 years of strategy and management experience as Motional prepares to scale commercial services
Rethinking the Role of Radars as Robotaxis Mature
As AV technology advances, and the global supply chain responds to industry demand, radars could emerge as the central sensors for robotaxis, says Motional's Chief Technology Officer.
DriverlessEd Chapter 7: Outside Your Ride
When developing autonomous vehicles, nothing is more important than safety. The safety of those driving, walking, or biking near our robotaxis is just as important as the safety of the person inside the vehicle. Learn how our vehicles respond to their environment in Chapter 7 of #DriverlessEd.
Motional's CEO: On 2023, going driverless, and staying motivated after 20 years
A Q&A with Motional CEO Karl Iagnemma about what makes 2023 a "milestone year", his predictions on what mobility will look like in 10 years, and how he stays motivated.
DriverlessEd Chapter 6: During Your IONIQ 5 Robotaxi Ride
Chapter 6 of Motional's DriverlessEd series explores what it's like to ride in a robotaxi, and how Motional's team has designed it to feel familiar even to a first-time passenger.
Technically Speaking: Using Machine Learning to Map Roadways Faster
Motional's latest Technically Speaking blog explains how we're using machine learning to speed up the process of mapping public roadways prior to launching commercial passenger service.
DriverlessEd Chapter 5: Before Your Ride
Ensuring passenger safety is a key point in operating a robotaxi. This is why every vehicle is checked over thoroughly - inside and out -- everyday. Chapter 5 of DriverlessEd explains how a robotaxi is prepared for a day of passenger service.
Minds of Motional: Liliana Salinas
Liliana Salinas, Senior Systems Engineer, talks about what she loves about working on autonomous vehicle technology, her passion for CrossFit, and her dog, a Shiba Inu named Kira. She also shares what Women's History Month means to her.
The IONIQ 5 Robotaxi: A Year In Pictures
See all of the miles traveled by Motional's IONIQ 5 robotaxi in 2022.
Riders see promise in robotaxis, consumer survey shows
The survey shows that there is significant interest in driverless ride-hail services based on a number of factors including safety, customization, and comfort.
Motional Launches First Robotaxi Service on the Uber Network
Motional's all-electric IONIQ 5 robotaxis are now available to Uber riders in Las Vegas. This is the first time Uber riders are able to take an autonomous ride.
Motional and Lyft to Launch Driverless Ride-hail Service in Los Angeles
The service will be the first time Lyft riders in Los Angeles can request an autonomous vehicle. Los Angeles is the second city in Motional and Lyft’s commercial partnership.
Why Motional Chose Los Angeles
Motional has chosen Los Angeles as the second market for our robotaxi service. Akshay Jaising, our VP of Commercialization, explains why.
The IONIQ 5 Robotaxi is Coming to the Los Angeles Auto Show
For the first time ever, a robotaxi will be on display at the LA Auto Show. Visit Motional's exhibit in the South Hall Atrium.
Motional and Uber Announce Industry-leading Multimarket Commercial Agreement for Autonomous Ride-hail and Delivery Services
Motional and Uber announce 10-year commercial agreement to deploy Motional's driverless robotaxis in cities across the U.S.