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Ford and Lyft to partner on self-driving car technology

Wednesday 27 September 2017 | 15:07 CET | News
Ride-hailing company Lyft has joined forces with Ford to work on autonomous driving technology, said Ford's VP of autonomous vehicles Sherif Marakby in a blog post. Under the terms of the deal, the companies will develop software that lets Ford vehicles communicate with Lyft's app-based services, with plans to eventually deploy self-driving cars. The deal is the latest in a series of partnerships between Lyft and self-driving technology developers, including Alphabet's Waymo, Jaguar Land Rover and investor General Motors.

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