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Autonomous Vehicle Company Nuro Announces $600m in Series D Funding

What is Nuro?

Nuro is developing autonomous vehicle technology.

What does Nuro do?

Nuro develops and operates a fleet of electric autonomous vehicles built to deliver local goods. What makes them unique is their focus on designing a low-speed electric AV that transports packages, not people.

Who owns Nuro?

 The company was founded by ex-Google engineers Ferguson and Jiajun Zhu in June 2016.

How much has Nuro raised?

Nuro has just raised $600 million in a Series D fundraising round. The company has raised a total of $2.1B in funding over 6 rounds.

Who has invested in Nuro?

Previous investors included Baillie Gifford, Fidelity Management & Research Company, China-based venture firm Gaorong Capital, grocery retailer Kroger, SoftBank Vision Fund 1, funds and accounts advised by T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc. and Woven Capital, Woven Planet. Google and Tiger Global Management are new investors in this round.

What domain name does Nuro operate on?

Nuro operates on Nuro.ai, the country extension for Anguilla. The .ai domain extension got popular with the rise of Artificial intelligence startups, used as an acronym for the term.

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