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October 22, 2019

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When it comes to marketing, Turo tries to make every dollar count.

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July 18, 2019

Congratulations to Susan Shaheen, who was featured as one of Vulog's Top 19 of 2019 Influential Women in Mobility. Vulog has released a publication featuring profiles of leading women in the mobility sector worldwide who "truly embody the notion of transforming ideas to impact."

July 12, 2019

BERKELEY — A U.C. Berkeley team that conducted wildfire evacuation focus group research in Lake County released a report this week that recommends more use by government agencies of the sharing economy during disaster evacuations.

July 3, 2019

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In a business park on the northwest side of Denver, an autonomous all-electric bus has been shuttling commuters from the 61st and Pena commuter rail station to the building that houses the offices of Panasonic and EasyMile.

June 30, 2019

Flying cars…crash-proof motorbikes…squirrel chauffers. OK, maybe I'm getting a bit carried away with my personal vision for the future of transportation. But a man can dream, can't he?

For a more realistic vision of the future of transportation, here are some industry insiders kind enough to share their (significantly more trustworthy) insights...

June 19, 2019

June 14, 2019

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Does the future of our everyday mobility lie in self-driving shuttle busses? Professor Susan Shaheen has looked into how this new form of mobility can be organized equitably for everybody. She says the transition on our roads has already begun.

June 4, 2019

May 8, 2019

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Ride-hailing services like Uber and Lyft are so popular in San Francisco that they have become the single biggest factor behind the city’s increasingly snarled traffic, according to a new report.

April 23, 2019

April 19, 2019

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Car-sharing service Car2Go was out of service in the Chicago area on Friday after dozens of its vehicles were stolen through the app this week.

Up to 100 cars were reported missing on Wednesday, the Chicago police department confirmed. Most cars have since been recovered, but a representative for Car2Go said Chicago vehicles have been put out of service until further notice.

March 7, 2019

December 5, 2018

Cities around the country are grappling with what transportation planners call "the last mile problem": how to get people who don’t drive from a transit stop to their final destination faster than walking. It’s an especially big issue in low-income neighborhoods where many people don’t own cars and transit service can be spotty.

December 2, 2018

November 24, 2018

Automakers are offering some of the best deals on a new car this weekend. So should you buy a new car between now and Cyber Monday?