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VW eyes transport tech deals to boost self-driving car plans

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VW will be at the forefront of carmakers rolling out fully automated driverless vehicles for commercial ride-sharing no later than 2021, according to VW digital chief Johann Jungwirth.

Frankfurt

VOLKSWAGEN is planning further acquisitions in the market for new transportation technologies and services, a leading manager at the German carmaker says, as it seeks to make up ground after its emissions scandal.

Europe's largest carmaker - which had been reluctant to