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Ford-VW alliance means more EVs for Europe, joint Argo AI investment

11 days ago   |   By Ars Technica

Enlarge / Volkswagen CEO Dr. Herbert Diess and Ford President and CEO Jim Hackett announced their companies are expanding their global alliance to include electric vehicles and will collaborate with Argo AI to introduce autonomous vehicle technology in the U.S. and Europe.
On Friday, Ford and Volkswagen made official news that first leaked last week. The pair are strengthening their alliance to work together on those hottest of emerging automotive technologies, electric vehicles and autonomous driving.
Equal partners in Argo AI
VW will become an equal partner in the self-driving startup...
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VW invests $2.6 billion in Argo AI as part of self-driving vehicle alliance with Ford

VW invests $2.6 billion in Argo AI as part of self-driving vehicle alliance with Ford

11 days ago   |   By VentureBeat

Argo said VW was investing $1 billion and contributing its European self-driving unit, valued at $1.6 billion. The deal gives Argo a $7 billion valuation.
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