Money fears? Could autonomous become parlous on profit?

MAGIC BOX: Part of the complicated computer system responsible for taking over from a human driver. – Volvo’s first autonomous car for private public use. Image: Newspress/Volvo Cars
MAGIC BOX: Part of the complicated computer system responsible for taking over from a human driver. Volvo’s first autonomous car for private public use. Image: Newspress/Volvo Cars Read more.

FRANKFURT, Germany / DETROIT, Michigan – BMW and Daimler, the world’s top luxury automakers, have announced alliances with suppliers with the aim of having more engineers to develop self-driving cars.

But is there another motive behind these deals? Executives and industry experts are concerned that such cars might not be sufficiently profitable for keen investment.

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