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Waymo & AAA Northern California, Nevada & Utah team up to educate the public on self-driving

For most Americans, the AAA name is synonymous with safe driving. Whether it’s coming to drivers’ aid on the roadside or helping people be more careful drivers, AAA has been an advocate for safety for more than a century, and in fact helped create the California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV). That’s why we’re thrilled […]

AAA NorCal is putting its money behind a driverless future

The GoMentum Station (GoMentum) has been acquired by AAA Northern California, Nevada & Utah (AAA NCNU) in August of 2018. The Chief Innovation Officer for the auto club, Suna Taymaz, shares that the deal expands on AAA NCNU’s previous partnership with GoMentum Station and is the cornerstone of AAA NCNU’s efforts to create a collaborative […]

ELIX Wireless and GoMentum Station Partner to Test New Method of Charging Electric Vehicles

CONCORD, California – GoMentum Station and ELIX Wireless Charging Systems announce a partnership today that will facilitate the testing of ELIX’s patented Magneto-Dynamic Coupling (MDC) wireless power system, enabling electric autonomous vehicles to charge themselves without human intervention. ELIX will become the official wireless charging supplier to GoMentum Station, beginning with the installation of an […]

Lyft Furthers Its Development of Self-Driving Vehicle Technology With GoMentum Station Partnership

CONCORD, CA – March 8, 2018 – Today, Lyft and GoMentum Station announced a partnership to test Lyft’s self-driving vehicles at GoMentum Station’s 5,000 acre autonomous vehicle proving grounds located in Concord, California. Managed by the Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA), GoMentum Station provides Lyft with a convenient and secure test facility to rapidly iterate on the […]

Lyft will put its self-driving cars to the test at a massive ex-military base in California (The Verge)

Lyft announced today that it would soon begin testing its autonomous vehicles at GoMentum Station, a 5,000-acre proving ground in Concord, California. The vehicles it plans to test are being designed and developed by Lyft’s own in-house engineering team. It’s a major shift for the ride-hailing company that has typically relied on partners with more […]

Lyft rolls its self-driving cars onto new testing track (CNET)

Lyft is doubling down on its self-driving car program. The ride-hailing company announced Thursday that it’s partnered with GoMentum Station, which is a largest secure testing facility for autonomous vehicles in the country. Lyft said the partnership means it can speed up its timeline to bring its cars to the public. “At Lyft, we believe […]