DEARBORN, MI — Ford Motor Co. and Qualcomm Inc. announce the formation of a new joint venture in telematics, dubbed Wing-cast. Wingcast will develop and deliver wireless information, Internet access and safety services to Ford automobile customers. Nissan Motor Co. Ltd. also will be in the fold as it plans to incorporate Wingcast services into its higher-end Nissan and Infiniti luxury models for '01. The new San Diego-based company will become a comprehensive provider of telematics ...
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