Posts Tagged car sharing

BlueIndy Finally Gaining Traction After Rough Start

The BlueIndy car sharing program in Indianapolis, after a not-so-smooth start more than two years ago, is now growing to its ultimate goal of 500 cars, 200 stations and 1,000 charging spots. Currently the company finds two major groups of customers:  students – who are generally without a car at…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 9

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Everything There Is To Know About The Tesla Network

WHAT CAN WE EXPECT FROM THE TESLA NETWORK? The revolution that will soon transform the world’s transportation system centers around four parallel and mutually-reinforcing trends: electrification, autonomy, connectivity and new ownership models. When it comes to megatrend #4 – new ownership models – the prime movers have been Uber and…

2 months ago by EVANNEX 27

Chevy Bolt Is Maven’s #1 Car-Sharing Choice

Car Sharing service Maven Gig, which was launched in November 2016, is expanding from its California base (Los Angeles, San Diego and San Francisco) into Baltimore, Boston, Detroit, Phoenix and Washington, D.C. later this year. The service provides vehicles for freelance drivers currently offers several car models, including the Chevrolet Cruze, Malibu,…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 35

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Tesla’s Ride Sharing Plan Could Save Auto Industry

Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s ‘Master Plan’ includes a self-driving ride-sharing component that could singlehandedly save the current automotive market from imminent decline. Tony Hughes, managing director and researcher at Moody’s Analytics, recently explained this concept to TheStreet. Hughes believes that it’s not self-driving cars that will eventually lead to the fate…

3 months ago by Steven Loveday 42

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It Won’t Be Long Before Your Tesla Pays For Itself

YOUR TESLA MAY SOON PAY FOR ITSELF — HERE’S HOW Will there come a day when your Tesla simply pays for itself? According to the Wall Street Journal*, that day may be coming soon. “Thanks to ride sharing and the looming introduction of self-driving vehicles, the entire model of car…

4 months ago by EVANNEX 21

Chevrolet Bolt

Chevrolet Bolt Set To Become Crown Vic Of Ride Hailing?

Now that General Motors’ mobility company, Maven, has added Chevrolet Bolts to its lineup, it may become increasingly clear that EVs will be to ride-hailing services, what cars like the Crown Victoria were to yesterday’s taxi fleets. Maven is offering weekly rentals to drivers for ride-hailing services like Lyft and Uber, and…

4 months ago by Steven Loveday 31