AAA will launch Gig, its new car sharing service, in Oakland and Berkeley California on April 30 using 250 Prius C hybrid cars.
Browsing the "mobility" Tag
Carr-E is a “last mile” mobility concept that people could use to get from their cars to the office and back again. It can carry 250 lbs for 14 miles at speeds up to 11 mph.
We’re honored to have been invited to cover this event again, as it’s delightful to peek behind the curtain, and be treated to such a lavish trip. The most exciting news from Ford is that they’re taking IDEO’s advice to prototype early and often. They’re launching a variety of projects (not vehicles) all aimed at making it easier for people to get from point A to B, regardless of who owns the vehicle, or even what type of vehicle it is.
Columbus, Ohio has won the Smart City Challenge hosted by the US Department of Transportation. It will become a research center for connected and autonomous mobility.
Is Ford still a car company? Or is it a tech company? Perhaps the best word to describe Ford is increasingly as a mobility company, as the House that Henry Built is increasingly looking beyond simply building cars and trucks to serve its customers. The latest new idea from Ford Smart Mobility Plan is the […]
Even at 91 years old, Arnold Robinson is probably cooler than you. Don’t take it too hard, the Tauranga, New Zealand native is probably cooler than all of us, too – if his Harley-Davidson styled mobility scooter is anything to go by!
At Sustainable Brands 2013, I had the opportunity to sit down with Ford’s Global Director of Sustainability, John Viera. He promised me free charging (at my friend’s homes!), and a race van that can corner like a sports car. OK, maybe I misinterpreted some things. Judge for yourself:
Your website leads with the more efficient cars in your product lineup, including the Fusion which won Green Car of the Year at last year’s LA Auto Show. Is that because the SUV’s which have previously dominated the market are finally being eschewed by customers wanting to save money on gas?
Encourage customers to shop more by offering to deliver their bags to the garage for free? On tiny little electric four-wheelers? Akihabara, land of electronics, totally has that covered. Akihabara, also called “Akiba” and “Electric Town,” started their new experimental service yesterday. Customers who want to wander the shops and buy all of the new, […]