GM Unveils ‘Let’s Drive NYC’ Car-Sharing Program

Retrieved from: http://media.gm.com/media/us/en/gm/news.detail.html/content/Pages/news/us/en/2015/oct/1001-nyc-car-sharing.html NEW YORK – Running an errand to a big box store or planning a weekend excursion are about to get easier for some Manhattan residents because of a car-sharing program revealed today by General Motors. It’s the company’s latest move to deliver urban mobility options to customers around…

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Avoidable train wrecks that kill passengers or destroy towns

A couple days ago, an Amtrak train crashed in Philadelphia killing 8 people and injuring dozens more.  While the NHTSA hasn’t finished its investigation, thus learning the root cause, it’s known the train was traveling at 106 miles/hr on a track segment with a 50 mile/hr speed limit.  Therefore the immediate…

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Toyota showing the future of automated driving in Michigan

All the car companies are working on what’s called Intelligent Transportation Systems, that will lead to self-driving cars over the due course of time.  Today, Toyota announced the fourth annual Toyota Advanced Safety Seminar (TASS), convened in Ann Arbor, Michigan ahead of the Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS) World Congress next…

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