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Fiat Chrysler and Alphabet Could Be Teaming Up on Self-Driving Cars

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A Google self-driving car at the company's headquarters.Photograph by Justin Sullivan—Getty Images

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is in late-stage talks with Alphabet’s self-driving car division for a technology partnership, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing a person familiar with the discussions.

The talks have been ongoing for several months, the Journal reported, as Alphabet seeks industry partnerships, offering a deal to sell self-driving car technology.

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Alphabet and Fiat Chrysler declined to comment.

Fiat Chrysler has been talking with many players outside the car sector about possible collaborations as car technology has become a prime area of interest for Silicon Valley companies, including Alphabet’s Google, which has built a prototype self-driving car.