Kia & Hyundai: Customizable EV Platform for Uber and eVTOL Aircraft | CES 2024

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 11 Jan 2024 03:39:41 +0000

Kia came to CES 2024 with the goal of making a splash. Rather than just rolling out a new electric … [continued]

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Uber Can Connect To Tesla App, Offer Drivers Rides That Fit In EV’s Range

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Thu, 25 May 2023 14:12:39 +0000

Working as an Uber or Lyft (or both) driver in an EV can be challenging. How do I know? I did it for about 50,000 miles in a 2018 Nissan LEAF. Trying to do that in an EV that lacks liquid cooling in a hot city like Phoenix didn’t turn out to be a great […]

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Waymo + Uber — Will This Combo Blow Up Robotaxi Use?

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 25 May 2023 04:59:21 +0000

Waymo’s been expanding, and usage of the company’s robotaxis has been growing steadily, but, honestly, it’s all been happening a bit slowly. That’s been the investment/financial critique of the company, that it can’t scale up quickly, easily, or profitably. An investment case is hard to make if there’s no clear way a company or technology […]

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Uber & Lyft Continue To Expand EV Rideshare Availability

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Thu, 06 Apr 2023 11:00:25 +0000

Among vehicles on the road, cars going around for hours at a time giving different people rides are among the most important. Perhaps most importantly, it helps to reduce their carbon footprint, as EVs produce fewer emissions than non-electric cars. They are also less expensive to run and maintain than traditional vehicles, resulting in cheaper […]

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Uber Launches Robotaxis!

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 08 Dec 2022 23:30:39 +0000

Years after Uber founder and former CEO Travis Kalanick said Uber would buy all the robotaxis Tesla could make (it turns out the figure was zero), Uber has launched its first robotaxi for commercial use. Over in Las Vegas, Uber users can now virtually hail a full-on robotaxi. Uber’s New Robotaxi Service Who did Uber end […]

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Uber & Lyft Drivers To Get Support From New EV Charging Station In California

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Mon, 28 Nov 2022 07:05:05 +0000

In many ways, an EV is a great fit for rideshare and delivery driving. How do I know? I’ve done it. A few years ago, I did that in a 2018 Nissan LEAF. Gasoline can cost upwards of $1,000 monthly for a rideshare or delivery driver who stays busy, even in a hybrid. But, if […]

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