Driverless autonomous electric shuttles: Navly

Lyon E-Mobility

General facts

Description & main goal

Testing of 2 autonomous e-shuttles, data generation

Deployment area
Lyon Confluence
Involved actors and their role

Lyon M├ętropole (Public authority in charge of transportation)


Navly = Navya + Keolis

Navya: shuttle manufacturer

Keolis: public transport operator Lyon

SPL Lyon Confluence (urban developper)

Key-contact person
Main challenges & risks
  • Unavailability of good quality data
  • Regulatory framework (driverless vehicles)
  • Move from demonstration to post demonstration
  • Prove economic model
Delivery date
M8

Specific facts

Main challenges & risks
  • Regulatory framework (driverless vehicles)
  • Move from demonstration (on public road without cars, only pedestrians and bikes) to post demonstration (in public roads opended to cars)
  • Business model
Delivery date

September 2016

Main challenges & risks
  • Unavailability of good quality data
  • Regulatory framework (driverless vehicles)
  • Move from demonstration to post demonstration
  • Prove economic model
Implementation status

In which phase is the project (Planning, Implementation, Operation or Evaluation)?
100% Experimentation of an electric autonomous shuttle (Navly) since September 2016.

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