CAR/RIDE SHARING

How Magna Manages Transformation

Magna International’s decentralized operating culture reinvented itself in the past decade around innovation and technology.

Bill Hampton
Editor-in-Chief, AutoBeat Daily

A Tough Year for U.S. Carmakers

GM, Ford and Chrysler emerge from a tough year
#Rivian #Volkswagen #Peugeot

Bosch: Listening Comes First in Transport

Better mobility starts with listening to customers
#europe #Bosch

A New Term to Get Used to: “Disownership”

The way people are going to get transportation is changing the world over. Get ready for it.
#Tesla #Amazon #Cadillac

Smart Doors for Autonomous Vehicles

When cars go robotic, how will they know who to open their doors for? Answer: with doors that sense their surroundings, says Inteva Products CEO Lon Offenbacher.
#body

On-Demand Webinars

Check out recordings of past live webinars on trending automotive topics. 

Automation/Robotics

Helping Cities Assess Mobility Options

City planners recognize the potential power of vehicle connectivity, automation and ride sharing to improve the quality of life for urban dwellers.
#facilities

Quality

Testing On-Demand EV Car-Sharing

Denso Corp. and the University of Michigan are evaluating results of a recent test involving three electric cars made available to a small test group of students to borrow whenever they wished and for as long as they wanted.
#facilities

Sales

Car Sales and Self-Driving Vehicles

Will car-sharing and self-driving vehicles hurt future car sales? Not necessarily, says Jeff Schuster, senior vice president at LMC Automotive­.
#facilities

BMW, Daimler Shelve Robo-Car Alliance

Deemed too costly for now, plan could be revived later.
#europe #BMW #Audi

California Classifies Ride-Hailing Drivers as Employees…for Now

Voters will get their chance to weigh in later this year

GM Phases Out Maven Car-Share Service

A four-year experiment in car-sharing comes to an end
#GeneralMotors

Smart Cities Need to Make Smarter Decisions

Applications should be nimble and customizable, not one-size-fits all

PSA Spins Off Free2Move Mobility Unit

Business is profitable, says CEO Tavares
#Citroen #europe #BMW

FCA, Waymo Expand Level 4 Partnership

Ram ProMaster and other light commercial trucks to get autonomous tech
#Fiat #Lancia #Volvo

JLR Unveils Autonomous Shuttle

Compact flexible platform can accommodate a variety of shared and private use applications 
#Toyota #Land Rover #europe

What Aptiv and Lyft Learned in Vegas

Partners aim to use deployment as a blueprint to expand service to other markets
#BMW #Aptiv

Cruise Robo-Shuttle Takes Shape

No steering wheel, no foot pedals, no driver, no problem
#Chevrolet #Honda #GeneralMotors

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

Aptiv at the Airport in Vegas

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

Michigan's PlanetM Mobility Outreach

Michigan is promoting mobility development through its PlanetM initiative. Trevor Pawl, who heads business development for the initiative, explains.