SoftBank invested $ 940 million in the production of unmanned delivery cars

Softbank has invested $ 940 million in NURO startup, which specializes in the production of unmanned transport for delivery.

In total, during the round of financing of the series A, more than $ 1 billion was drawn. The funds received will be aimed at developing delivery service systems, attracting new customers, expansion of a fleet and state.

Last year startup

Nuro was founded in less than 3 years ago by two engineers who previously worked in GOOGL, and now Softbank is assessed by the company at $ 2.7 billion. The Bank financed a startup through its Vision Foundation, which specializes in the acquisition of large stakes in rapidly developing technological companies.

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