About Us


Our Mission

We want the world to experience the benefits of autonomy as soon as possible.

That’s why we’re focusing on bringing our technology to low-speed vehicles where we can initially operate in environments that are non-complex, and avoid challenging high-speed situations where the technology ask is magnitudes more difficult and expensive.

Headquartered in Oxford, UK, we were the first company in the world to offer subscription-based autonomous driving software, and the first in Europe to run an “open-source” autonomous vehicle on the road.

We are passionate about our technology, our customers and the benefits to society that autonomy can bring. We continue to develop technology that lowers the cost of autonomy, while making it safe, efficient and sustainable.


StreetDrone Timeline


StreetDrone Founded

StreetDrone Founded by Mark Preston and Mike Potts

Building the Team

Ian Murphy joins as Technical Director and work commences on the first prototype StreetDrone platform


StreetDrone joins Renault POM Programme



StreetDrone opens new Oxford production facility

First Sale

StreetDrone sells first StreetDrone Twizy to Wayve.AI


Increase Product Range

StreetDrone launches autonomous-ready e-NV200 with Smart Mobility Living Lab London as first customer


StreetDrone operates first European trial of open-source self-driving software on a public road


Project Aslan Launched

StreetDrone donates its entire software stack in order to launch the Aslan open-source project

StreetDrone 'CAL'

StreetDrone starts working on a fully integrated, yard automation system, tested on the Terberg Yard Tractors at Nissan's Sunderland car plant



StreetDrone launches the delivery vehicle of the future, for the benefit of retailers and their customers alike

wilko Invests

The high street retailer invests in StreetDrone to bring autonomy to the urban retail consumers


Senior Team Members

Mike Potts

CEO / Co-Founder

Mark Preston

CSO / Co-Founder

Ian Murphy

Technical Director


Technical Partners and Customers