General Motors and Lyft to build national network self-driving cars. General Motors will invest $500 million in Lyft and they received a seat as Lyft board of directors. General Motors had been working on autonomous technology for a decade. With this partnership, it seems General Motors is serious to bring self-driving cars in the future. Lyft will compliment General Motors they have the capabilities to bring people to use the car.
We see the future of personal mobility as connected, seamless and autonomous. With GM and Lyft working together, we believe we can successfully implement this vision more rapidly – GM President Dan Ammann