Amazon and Shell have invested in driverless car software and hardware developer Aurora Innovation at a valuation above $2.5bn, in a round led by Sequoia Capital.

US-based autonomous driving technology developer Aurora Innovation has secured $530m in funding from investors including petroleum supplier Shell and e-commerce platform and cloud services provider Amazon. The round was led by venture capital firm Sequoia Capital and also featured Shell Ventures, Shell’s investment arm, as well as Lightspeed Venture Partners, Geodesic, Reinvent Capital, Greylock, T. Rowe Price…

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