Self-driving startup Aurora came on the scene in a precarious situation last year when the existence of the company was first made public through Tesla’s lawsuit against Sterling Anderson, co-founder of the startup and the automaker’s former director of Autopilot program.

But they have since settled the suit and Aurora spent the last year working on its self-driving technology.

Not much is known about their tech yet, but it’s apparently impressive enough to convince two major automakers to partner with the startup. expand full story