• CEO of Yandex Self Driving Group predicts that autonomous vehicles will roam freely around major cities within five years

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Yandex's self-driving car
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    Russian internet giant Yandex is competing with US tech giants such as Google in driverless cars.
    Its driverless cars unit claims 4 million kilometers driven, and has raised $150 million in fresh funding to spin out from its parent firm.
    Business Insider named CEO of Yandex Self Driving Group Dmitry Polishchuk to our list of 10 leaders transforming consumer tech in Europe .
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    Self-driving cars are yet to become the...
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  • Mary Barra Says GM's Electric Cars Aren't 'Window Dressing'

    Mary Barra Says GM's Electric Cars Aren't 'Window Dressing'

    1 month ago - By Jalopnik

    GM CEO Mary Barra gave an interesting interview, Japan is just about ready to move on from ICE cars and Rimac. All that and more in The Morning Shift for December 3, 2020.
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  • Volvo may be selling electric-only cars by 2030, its CEO said

    Volvo may be selling electric-only cars by 2030, its CEO said

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Hakan Samuelsson is the CEO of the car company Volvo
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    Volvo may have switched to solely producing electric vehicles by 2030, said CEO Hakan Samuelsson at the FT Future of the Car Summit on Thursday.
    The internal combustion engine is "a technology of the past", Samuelsson said.
    Volvo forecasts that one in five of its sales will be electric vehicles this year, and half of all sales to be electric vehicles by 2025.
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    Swedish automaker Volvo may have switched to selling fully electric vehicles by 2030, its CEO Hakan...
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