in the Amazon, the American company, Zoox, and that the technology for self-propelled cars are developed, bought, sold. The deal is, according to the news site The Information is more than us $ 1 billion (890 million euros) are required. It is to be expected in the Amazon, with the technology for a taxi pick - up or delivery service.
It's not the first time that Amazon is the way to autonomous driving will do. By 2019, the company took part in a production at a value of 530 million u.s. dollars in the Aurora, which was set up by Chris Urmson. He has previously worked at Google on the technology of self-propelled vehicles.
Zoox in december 2018 and is the first company in California to have been granted permission to have a service with a semi-autonomous vehicle has to offer. In the united states, it is because many of the tech and the good weather an ideal place for self-propelled cars'to be developed.
the Companies, which are working on self-propelled vehicles, expect the technology to eventually be able to carry on without the human driver to refuse to carry any person. At this moment in time, in the United States, particularly for self-propelled vehicle with a driver behind the wheel who can intervene if necessary.
Zoox will remain as a stand-alone business operation. The company has previously promised will be in 2020 as a commercial product on the market. It is not clear what it is you are going to see it.