UAE’s first fully-electric self driving car MUSE features a Level 4 / Level 5 autonomous driving system, innovative user interfaces and cloud-computed connectivity in addition to several interior configurations catering to different business needs and consumer requirements.
It will be fully produced in Dubai, UAE by W Motors at the all-new production facility of which the first phase is planned to be completed in the last quarter of 2019.
W Motors Founder & CEO, Ralph R. Debbas says, “The move from conventional vehicles to electric will happen much sooner than we expect, and we are honored to be part of this movement – as well as Dubai’s vision for the future of mobility. Autonomous vehicles will change the way we travel and connect with one another, and as a UAE-based company, it is an exciting achievement for us to be leading the way in the region’s development within this sector.”
The announcement comes in line with the recent introduction of the Dubai Autonomous Transportation Strategy, which is expected to bring Dh22 billion in annual economic revenues by reducing transportation costs, carbon emissions and accidents, raising the productivity of individuals and saving hundreds of millions of hours wasted in conventional transportation.
The MUSE Level 5 show car was presented ‘pre-launch’ for the first time during a private function at W Motors flagship gallery on February 13, 2019. An official signing ceremony with the private office of Sheikh Saeed Al Maktoum also took place earlier that day.