Autonomous cars set to drive Ford into the future


Ford is changing focus after a company shake-up saw the head of driverless cars become the CEO. The car manufacturer announced that (previous CEO) Mike Fields would be replaced by Bill Hackett. This comes on the heels of partnership talks between Ford and Google falling apart. Bill Hackett, former big furniture guy, will take over Ford with a nervous board of directors throwing support behind him. Board members began to lose confidence in Fields and his ability to pull Ford in the right direction after losing a potential partnership with Google, and the Mexico factory debacle last year. When the decision was…This story continues at The Next Web

by Tristan Green
#TheNextWeb #Internet #tech #news
https://thenextweb.com/insider/2017/06/03/autonomous-cars-set-drive-ford-future/
 

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