Volvo have announced a deal with Uber to sell thousands of autonomous driving compatible cars between 2019 and 2021.

Håkan Samuelsson, President and Chief Executive of Volvo Cars said:

“The automotive industry is being disrupted by technology, and Volvo Cars chooses to be an active part of that disruption.” “Our aim is to be the supplier of choice for AD ride-sharing service providers globally. Today’s agreement with Uber is a primary example of that strategic direction.”

“We’re thrilled to expand our partnership with Volvo,” . “This new agreement puts us on a path towards mass-produced self-driving vehicles at scale.

Said Jeff Miller, Head of Auto Alliances, Uber.