US car giant to invest £19.4m in Chester start-up

The Vauxhall plant at Ellesmere Port
American car making giant General Motors is pumping millions of pounds into a fledgling Chester company specialising in driverless technology. Wejo has received £19.4m from the automotive group, according to reports by Sky. General Motors, which last year sold its Vauxhall division for £1.9bn to the French owner of Peugeot and Citroen, including the Ellesmere Port Astra manufacturing plant in Cheshire, is also believed to have agreed a long-term data-sharing agreement with Wejo. This arrangement involves wejo managing data ... For the full story register now for free or login below...