car sharing


DENSO’s MDrive car share study reveals promise for electric car sharing

Tweet SOUTHFIELD, Mich. — Electric vehicle car sharing could be the future of transportation for some: today, DENSO International America, Inc., a global automotive supplier, announced the results of MDrive, the first study to focus on car sharing for people who live, work or frequent one location. In partnership with the University of Michigan-Dearborn and Detroit-based NextEnergy, an energy and technology accelerator, the study identified the potential impact electric vehicle car sharing could have on the future of mobility, personal transportation, and vehicle design. The study involved 30 University of Michigan-Dearborn students living atRead More

Analysts: Car sharing, autonomous vehicles to disrupt the automotive industry

TweetDETROIT — The 2016 Society of Automotive Analysts’ Automotive Outlook Conference was held at the Gem Theatre on Sunday, January 10.  This new venue was very well received.  The topic today was “Disruptors and the Auto Industry.” Phil LeBeau, CNBC auto and airline industry reporter, discussed the Disruptors 50 in technology.  He listed the top ten from this years list which includes UBER, and EcoMotors, just to name a couple.  “There are a lot of tech companies and pharmaceuticals.  Tesla, Google and Apple are not on the list because they areRead More