For the first time in a while, one of the Toyota Research Institute’s autonomous test vehicles drove in front of my lens. And it did so at the same time as another vehicle that had previously belonged to Lyft Level 5. Toyota had acquired Lyft Level 5 in 2021 and merged the efforts into a company called Woven Planet.
Both types of vehicles with the different bodies are currently on the road more on the Foothill Expressway, which also has to do with Woven Planet’s new location there.
This article was also published in German.