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Redefining Urban Mobility

A new EY report, Urban Mobility Redefined, finds the lines blurring among such shared transportation alternatives as car-sharing, ride-sharing and other non-traditional modes of personal transportation.


Latest Bimmer App: Watch Your Car on Your Phone

August 29, 2016

BMW AG plans to launch a new “Remote 3D View” technology in the 5 Series sedan that enables owners to use a smartphone to view live video feeds from their parked vehicle.

Ford Launches Parking Finder App

August 26, 2016

Ford Motor Co. is launching a new smartphone app that will allow motorists to find available spots in nearby parking garages.

Prototype Self-Driving Taxi Tested in Singapore

August 25, 2016

Cambridge, Mass.-based startup nuTonomy Inc. has begun public test rides of self-driving taxis in Singapore with a goal of launching commercial service within two years.

BYD EV Gets Larger Battery, Extended Range

August 24, 2016

The 50:50 joint venture between Daimler AG and China’s BYD Co. has introduced a new battery that increases the range of its Denza electric sedan by one-third to 400 km (250 miles).

“Automobility ‘16”: The Road to Tomorrow

August 17, 2016

It’s gone from being a matter of “if” to one of “when.” And there is something of a subset to that “when” of “how much at what time.” The topic, of course, is autonomy.