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Report: Ford, Google to build self-driving cars together

Posted by Dustin Robinson on January 04, 2016 at 12:40 PM

Originally published on December 22, 2015 on USA Today by Alisa Priddle. 

Ford and Google could be planning a joint venture to build autonomous cars, pairing the strengths of the two companies to get self-driving cars on the road faster.

Ford CEO Mark Fields will make the announcement in January at the 2016 International Consumer Electronics Show, according to Yahoo Autos, citing three sources.

Ford officials would not confirm the details Monday, but the automaker has been making a series of announcements about ramping up its testing of autonomous cars. And the automaker has said more news is planned when Fields attends the CES next month.

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