Robotaxi startup Pony.ai now valued at $8.5B

China- and U.S.-based Pony.ai said Monday its valuation has surged to $8.5 billion after the first close of its Series D funding round, a sign that investors continue to chase a space where the mass deployment of autonomous fleets is still years away. Founded in 2016 and backed by Toyota, Pony is among a group … Continue reading Robotaxi startup Pony.ai now valued at $8.5B