"It starts with understanding that the world is going to go self-driving and autonomous," he told Business Insider in an interview.
"So if that's happening, what would happen if we weren't a part of that future? If we weren't part of the autonomy thing? Then the future passes us by basically, in a very expeditious and efficient way," he said.
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