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Meanwhile, Google has set up its own car company ….

August 1st, 2015 |  Published in Google and the World

Google car company

 

1 August 2015 – An interesting piece in The Guardian this weekend discussing documents it uncovered that showed the firm quietly established Google Auto LLC back in 2011. Google Auto is a registered passenger vehicle manufacturer and got Californian licensing last year. While Google Auto is currently all about making research prototypes rather than consumer vehicles, that could change in the future.

It was Google Auto LLC that applied for the international vehicle identification number codes to identify each new self-driving car, just like any other production vehicle.

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