Archives for Transportation
One of the best ways to best ways to explore Pucón, a brilliant gem of Chile, along with its surroundings, are on two wheels by bicycling.
As an Edmunds survey reveals, loyalty to hybrid cars is falling. And more people are trading in their hybrids for SUVs than ever before. But does this really spell disaster for the industry?
Nissan raised a few eyebrows with a new advertising campaign that pokes fun at Tesla Motors -- and the fact that it has at least 400,000 people waiting for a car that won't ship until late next year.
Lyft has offered to settle a class-action lawsuit in California for $12.25 million. But late last week, a U.S. District Judge rejected those terms, saying the figure was far too low.
The press made noise about a certain electric bicycle that Macri gave to Obama during their summit in Buenos Aires. So what was the fuss about?
The American Public Transportation Association recently released a report that confirms what many observers have assumed about ridesharing — it helps urban transport systems become more efficient and spurs demand for public transportation services.
A recent Royal Brunei Flight to Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, piloted by an all-female crew, raised some eyebrows as it landed in Saudi Arabia . . . where women are still not allowed to drive.
Last week, Ford formed a new subsidiary, Ford Smart Mobility LLC, which will develop and invest in new mobility services for automobiles.
Male, capital of the Maldives, is certainly compact, with its population density ranking among the highest on Earth. This city of over 100,000, however, has become an environmental nightmare.
In the wake of the tragic Kalamazoo shootings, Uber’s detractors point out that the company has long resisted fingerprinting its drivers and has refused to install a "panic button" on its smartphone app.
Last fall, Ford Motor Co. revealed it was a financial contributor to ALEC. Following backlash, this week it became the latest company to cut ties with the lobbying group.
This week’s agreement between GM and Lyft is an important milestone as we witness the definition of car ownership rapidly evolve.
Google and Ford are close to creating a joint venture to develop and manufacture cars that will use Google’s driverless technology.
Volvo announced last week that it is leaving the National Mining Association over the lobbying group's opposition to President Obama's Clean Power Plan.
EVs are the cleaner cars, according to the Union of Concerned Scientists, after a lengthy study compared EVs' environmental performance to that of gasoline-powered cars.