CAR/RIDE SHARING

Car/Ride Sharing

Gentex Brings Smoke Detector Expertise to Cars

Supplier returns to its roots to enhance new mobility services
#Gentex #tech

Autonomous Vehicles

Conti Gets in Touch with Sensory Tech

Seeing, hearing and feeling is believing 
#Continental #tech #chassis

Car/Ride Sharing

Lyft Forms (Another) Safety Group

Vows to double down on driver/rider safety amid rising complaints

Infrastructure

Hyundai Is Taking to the Sky with Uber

Perhaps traffic congestion will be less of a problem. Of course, then there’s air traffic control. . .
#Hyundai

Electronics

Aptiv at the Airport in Vegas

Maybe the cab line will be a little shorter. . .
#BMW #Aptiv #tech

Labor

The Auto Industry in 2019—and Beyond

What do events in 2019 portend for the industry’s future?
#Toyota #FiatChryslerAutomobiles #Ford

Car/Ride Sharing

BMW, Daimler Scale Back Mobility Offerings

Less than a year after BMW and Daimler merged their “Share Now” global mobility operations, the partners are discontinuing the car-sharing app in North America.
#Daimler #BMW #Cadillac

Car/Ride Sharing

Waymo Joins Apple App Store

Waymo has made its autonomous ride-hailing app for robotic taxis available for download via Apple Inc.’s App Store.
#Waymo #Chrysler #Apple

Car/Ride Sharing

The Importance of the MaaS Market

As urban mobility influences both public transportation as well as ridesharing and taxis, this growing segment of the automotive market is too critical for OEMs and suppliers to ignore.
#Ford #Toyota #LocalMotors

Car/Ride Sharing

Daimler, Geely Launch Ride-Hailing JV in China

Daimler AG and Zhejiang Geely Holding Group are launching their StarRides premium ride-hailing service in China.
#MercedesBenz #Daimler #Geely