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Google, Fiat Chrysler to collaborate on driverless car project

Google to expand testing of vehicles by installing its technology in a fleet of minivans made by Fiat Chrysler

A Google self-driving car at the company's HQ in January. California has proposed that self-driving cars require an actual driver behind the wheel to take control if autonomous systems fail to operate safely.


THE development of self-driving cars in recent years has been primarily a competition between technology companies and carmakers working independently of each other.

But that dynamic changed markedly on Tuesday, when Google said it would expand its testing of autonomous