Daimler Teams Up With Waymo On Self-Driving Tractor-Trailer Trucks

John Rosevear, The Motley Fool
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Daimler Teams Up With Waymo On Self-Driving Tractor-Trailer Trucks
Daimler Teams Up With Waymo On Self-Driving Tractor-Trailer Trucks

Waymo has a new partner. The Alphabet (NASDAQ: GOOG) (NASDAQ: GOOGL) self-driving subsidiary has inked a deal with Daimler's (OTC: DMLRY) heavy-truck unit, in which the two will work to create self-driving tractor-trailers based on Daimler's Freightliner Cascadia trucks and the Waymo Driver autonomous taxi system. Daimler Trucks and Buses is one of the world's largest heavy-truck and bus manufacturers.