The purchase could help shore up Tesla’s autonomous car efforts.
The new joint venture will bear an autonomous vehicle platform by 2022, according to the companies.
Japan’s top automaker, Toyota, and smaller rival Suzuki are partnering in the development of self-driving car technology, as manufacturers around the world grapple with innovations in the industry.
Pony.ai has already begun tests locally in China, but the Toyota partnership may be a major boost.
Automakers have introduced a flurry of new automotive safety and convenience technology features the past few years. Close-to-new vehicles with these features are now increasingly showing up on dealership lots as used vehicles. The upshot: You don’t have to buy a new car to get modern convenience and safety features.
From driver assistance technologies to infotainment setups to comfort and convenience niceties, these are our favorite in-car features.
The seats can now be configured 24 different ways.
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