Volvo wants its first autonomous cars on roads within five years, but unlike rival BMW, which is working with Intel and Mobileye, Volvo is still looking for collaborators.
Elon Musk delivered the long-awaited plan on the company’s website to explain why the integration of Tesla and SolarCity Corp. is necessary and to show his vision for the two companies.
The federal investigation follows civil lawsuits that challenged the company’s sales numbers.
The report said automakers can draw on an array of technologies to satisfy the fuel economy target, and it will cost less than expected.
Battle lines formed quickly around the government’s assessment.
Hyundai and Kia have said they plan to have more than two dozen environment-friendly vehicles in their lineups by the end of the decade, including electric cars and hybrids.