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.

On-Demand Webinars

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


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.


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.


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.

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

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. . .

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.