Tag: Ride Sharing

Nissan-Renault plans driverless ride-hailing service within 10 years

Nissan-Renault plans driverless ride-hailing service within 10 years

Nissan-Renault alliance currently testing self-driving cars The Nissan-Renault alliance is planning to launch its driverless ride-hailing and ride-sharing services within the next 10 years, according to the two automakers looking to survive in an industry that is quickly transforming as these new services gain traction. Carmakers are now in competition with tech firms such as […]

Some ride-sharing users giving up their own cars: Reuters/Ipsos poll

Some ride-sharing users giving up their own cars: Reuters/Ipsos poll

Automakers see new market in ride-sharing services A poll by Reuters/Ipsos shows that there is a growing number of people who are giving up their personal vehicles and turning to ride-sharing services to get around. Wally Nowinski was 16 and living in Michigan when he got his first car. ¬†After living in New York City […]

Bosch launches electric scooter sharing service in Berlin

Bosch launches electric scooter sharing service in Berlin

Scooter sharing service¬†application called Coup FRANKFURT, Aug 3 (Reuters) – Auto parts supplier Robert Bosch has launched an electric scooter sharing service in Berlin, moving into a transport-on-demand market that has attracted companies ranging from technology firms and rental agencies to car manufacturers. Stuttgart-based Bosch said on Wednesday Berlin residents could now locate and book […]

By August 3, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Ford Smart Mobility: Car maker invests in car-sharing, ride-hailing services

Ford Smart Mobility: Car maker invests in car-sharing, ride-hailing services

Ford Smart Mobility LLC to be based in Silicon Valley DETROIT _ Ford Motor Co. said Friday that it is establishing a Silicon Valley-based subsidiary to build and invest in new mobility options like car-sharing and ride-hailing services. Ford Smart Mobility LLC will be chaired by former Steelcase CEO Jim Hackett, who has been a […]

By March 12, 2016 0 Comments Read More →