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Ghosn sees driverless cars selling in Europe by 2020

Thursday 5 June 2014 | 11:44 CET | News
Renault CEO Carlos Ghosn told journalists that self-driving cars would appear on the roads in the pioneering countries of the US, Japan and France in 2018 before they are sold in Europe in 2020, Le Monde reports. His statement comes a few days after Google unveiled its driverless car design and announced it would build 100 prototypes for testing this summer. Ghosn took a dig at Google by saying that automotive is a business that needs frugality to make it survive, where one must accept a lot of work and low profits, which is not the way of businesses that are used to a lot of innovation and

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Categories: General / Mobile & Wireless / Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Google / Renault
Countries: Europe
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