VW breaks with Amazon-funded autonomy startup for one backed by Ford  The Verge

Volkswagen Group has ended a partnership with Aurora Innovation, the autonomy startup founded by former Google self-driving head Chris Urmson, as was first ...

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The spurned startup, Aurora Innovation, just added Fiat Chrysler as a customer. Volkswagen announced a "global alliance" with Ford in January and hinted that the two could collaborate on self-driving tech.The startup, Aurora Innovation, also just added Fiat Chrysler as a customer.

VW breaks with Amazon-funded autonomy startup for one backed by Ford - The Verge

Aurora reportedly rebuffed a Volkswagen acquisition offer last year.Aurora reportedly rebuffed a Volkswagen acquisition offer last year.

Volkswagen snubs self-driving startup Aurora, eyes Ford partnership | Ars Technica

Aurora reportedly rebuffed a Volkswagen acquisition offer last year.Aurora reportedly rebuffed a Volkswagen acquisition offer last year.

Volkswagen snubs self-driving startup Aurora, eyes Ford partnership | Ars Technica

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Volkswagen has ended its relationship with Amazon-backed self-driving start-up Aurora, and is now considering partnerships with Ford and competitor Argo AI.Volkswagen has ended its relationship with Amazon-backed self-driving start-up Aurora, and is now considering partnerships with Ford and competitor Argo AI.

“scoop from ⁦@PatrickMcGee_⁩: Aurora & Volkswagen self-driving partnership is over. paves the way for VW tie-up with Ford’s Argo AI https://t.co/euldsSReCa”

Shannon Bond on Twitter: "scoop from ⁦@PatrickMcGee_⁩: Aurora & Volkswagen self-driving partnership is over. paves the way for VW tie-up with Ford’s Argo AI https://t.co/euldsSReCa"

“Ford closure is devastating for workers, many of whom live in #Aberavon. For yrs UK govt has been a driverless vehicle. Incompetence + a botched Brexit has seen investment in automotive fall by 80%! Urgent need for industrial strategy to transition from petrol/diesel to electric. https://t.co/HeLNzJFTic”

Stephen Kinnock on Twitter: "Ford closure is devastating for workers, many of whom live in #Aberavon. For yrs UK govt has been a driverless vehicle. Incompetence + a botched Brexit has seen investment in automotive fall by 80%! Urgent need for industrial strategy to transition from petrol/diesel to electric.… https://t.co/AMS7d9mK5U"

Ford Motor Co may be taking a cautious approach to its autonomous driving program, but its chairman rejected claims that the U.S. automaker was falling behind its peers.Ford Motor Co may be taking a cautious approach to its autonomous driving progra...

Ford denies it is in the self-driving slow lane - Reuters

Ford Motor Co may be taking a cautious approach to its autonomous driving programme, but its chairman rejected claims that the US automaker was falling behind its peers.Ford Motor Co may be taking a cautious approach to its autonomous driving programme, but its chairman rejected claims that the US automaker was falling behind its peers.

Ford denies it is in the self-driving slow lane - Tech News | The Star Online

Volkswagen has ended its partnership with self-driving car software firm Aurora two days after the Silicon Valley startup said it would build autonomous platforms for commercial vehicles with Fiat Chrysler.Volkswagen has ended its partnership with self-driving car software firm Aurora two days after the Silicon Valley startup said it would build autonomous platforms for commercial vehicles with Fiat Chrysler.

VW parts parted ways with self-driving startup Aurora in wake of its Fiat Chrysler deal

Bill Ford speaks at a smart mobility conference, is set to inaugurate carmaker's Tel Aviv research centerBill Ford speaks at a smart mobility conference, is set to inaugurate carmaker's Tel Aviv research center

In Israel, Ford chief says car 'revolution' underway, disruption key to survival | The Times of Israel

"The lack of hierarchy makes Israel a really great place to start up and have your voice heard early in the process," said Ford, marking his first visit to the country."The lack of hierarchy makes Israel a really great place to start up and have your voice heard early in the process," said Ford, marking his first visit to the country.

Ford chairman: Lack of hierarchy in Israel sparks innovation - Israel News - Jerusalem Post

Ford Motor Co may be taking a cautious approach to its autonomous driving programme, but its chairman rejected claims that the U.S. automaker was falling behind its peers.Ford Motor Co may be taking a cautious approach to its autonomous driving programme, but its chairman rejected claims that the U.S. automaker was falling behind its peers.

Ford hits back at claims it's self-driving technology is lagging behind competitors | Daily Mail Online

For some time, Fiat Chrysler has partnered with Waymo, providing Chrysler Pacificas for its partner’s fledgling autonomous ride-hailing business. Now, FCA has another partner. Announced Monday, FCA has signed a memorandum of understanding with Aurora, maker of Aurora Driver — a package of hardware and software capable of Level 4 driving that the company hopes […]

Fiat Chrysler Teams Up With Aurora to (Eventually) Leave Steering Wheels Behind - The Truth About Cars