General Motors’ autonomous drive (AD) activities took a big step forward with last year’s acquisition of Cruise Automation. At the time, GM hailed the start-up’s ‘deep software talent and rapid development capability’ as the ticket to play in the autonomous race. However, Cruise alone doesn’t provide all the necessary capabilities for self-driving vehicles….
European expansion and global acquisitions on the cards for GM’s Cruise
The autonomous drive start-up that GM acquired last year could be on the hunt for new acquisitions of its own as Mary Barra emphasises the need to move 'with speed', writes Megan Lampinen