Ford and Volkswagen have reached an overview settlement to share electrical and autonomous automobile applied sciences, extending their alliance past a cooperation on commerical autos, a supply accustomed to the matter mentioned on Friday.
VW will share its MEB electrical car platform with Ford, the supply mentioned.
Volkswagen’s supervisory board is because of talk about deepening the alliance at a gathering on July 11, 2019, a second supply advised Reuters.
A VW spokesman declined to touch upon the main points of a possible alliance however mentioned that talks with Ford are progressing properly.
A Ford spokeswoman mentioned, “Our talks with Volkswagen proceed. Discussions have been productive throughout various areas. We’ll share updates as particulars turn into extra agency.”