Canada's Magna joins BMW, Intel self-driving car project

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Posted: Oct 10, 2017 10:40 AM

(Reuters) - Canadian auto parts producer Magna International Inc said on Tuesday it has joined a consortium including BMW and Intel Corp to develop a self-driving vehicle platform for the use of auto makers by 2020.

Magna will be a tier 1 technology integrator and help automakers industrialize the platform designed by the consortium, the Canadian company in a statement.

(Reporting by Munsif Vengattil in Bengaluru; editing by Patrick Graham)