VW drops partnership with US self-driving car firm Aurora

The Business Times | Jun 12, 2019 at 12:00 AM
  • [FRANKFURT AM MAIN] Volkswagen said on Tuesday it has dropped a partnership with a US startup developing self-driving cars, Aurora.
  • VW is looking to work with Ford’s self-driving unit Argo AI to forge ahead into the nascent but revolutionary sector.
  • Aurora was founded by former executives from Google, Tesla and Uber with a view to muscling into the increasingly crowded self-driving sector which has drawn in carmakers, tech firms and equipment groups.