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MissionIRNewsBreaks – Cepton Inc. (NASDAQ: CPTN) Taking Lidar Mainstream, Enabling World’s Leading Automotive Companies to Integrate at Scale

Cepton (NASDAQ: CPTN) is a Silicon Valley innovator of lidar-based solutions for autonomous vehicle (“AV”) and advanced driver assistance system (“ADAS”) sectors. “Cepton leads the way in enabling the world’s leading automotive companies to integrate lidar at scale and transition to an increasingly adaptive, safety-centric future. Safety is at the forefront of ADAS/AV technology concerns, and the industry’s success hinges on the availability of perception solutions that accurately identify objects under various conditions… Dr. Jun Pei, CEO and co-founder of Cepton, believes lidar brings unparalleled vehicle perception by ‘seeing’ things in 3D instead of the standard 2D view produced by cameras. By being able to perceive depth, lidar provides additional information critical to maintaining vehicle safety and protecting pedestrians, structures and other objects within the vehicle’s surroundings,” a recent article reads. “Cepton is taking lidar mainstream by engaging with leading global automotive OEMs such as Ford Motor Company to make it a standard safety feature in all vehicles. According to a 2021 article by Ford, CPTN engaged with the company over several years for research, development and small-scale deployments. In addition to delivering custom lidar solutions for R&D on advanced ADAS features, Cepton also helped Ford deploy lidar solutions on select smart city projects.”

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About Cepton Inc.

Cepton is a Silicon Valley innovator of lidar-based solutions for automotive (“ADAS/AV”), smart cities, smart spaces and smart industrial applications. With its patented lidar technology, Cepton aims to take lidar mainstream and achieve a balanced approach to performance, cost and reliability, while enabling scalable and intelligent 3D perception solutions across industries. Cepton has been awarded a significant ADAS lidar series production award with Koito on the General Motors business. Cepton is also engaged with all top 10 global OEMs. Founded in 2016 and led by industry veterans with decades of collective experience across a wide range of advanced lidar and imaging technologies, Cepton is focused on the mass market commercialization of high-performance, high-quality lidar solutions. Cepton is headquartered in San Jose, California, and has a center of excellence facility in Troy, Michigan, to provide local support to automotive customers in the Metro Detroit area. Cepton also has a presence in Germany, Canada, Japan, India and China to serve a fast-growing global customer base. For more information, visit the company’s website at

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