The new investment will deepen the partnership of the two companies.
'We respectfully disagree with the California Department of Motor Vehicles legal interpretation of today's autonomous regulations.'
Alexander Hitzinger is quoted as saying he wanted to do something, 'which has a significant and direct impact on society' but stopped short of confirming he now worked at Apple.
The company launched its self-driving car fleet in San Francisco despite a warning from state regulators.
The latest showroom is in Michigan, a state famously opposed to direct-to-consumer vehicle sales.
'Ride hailing is nothing more than manual autonomous driving,' Tony Douglas, Head of Strategy for BMW's mobility services said. 'Once you dispense with the driver you have a license to print money.'
A five-page letter to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is the company's most comprehensive statement yet about its ambitions in self-driving vehicle technology.
This Entrepreneur contributor figures he saves 8.2 hours a week not owning a car. That's 426 more hours per year he can work on his business.
How the automaker will survive when most people no longer need a car.
President-elect Donald Trump has criticized Ford for the decision to shift production of Focus small cars to Mexico in 2018, and said he would consider levying tariffs on Mexican-made Fords.
The electronics giant previously shunned big acquisitions, and the latest deal underscores a strategic shift as the company tries to break into the high-barrier automotive industry where it has little track record.
Here are some milestones along the way of Toyota Corolla's success and where it stands today.
Far Out Tech
A hands-on review of a device that allows you to get directions and receive messages projected onto a transparent screen on your dash.
It has a built-in refrigerator and crystal glassware.
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