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New Hampshire Self-Driving Vehicle Legislation Faces Speed Bumps

April 18, 2018

A bill that would allow companies to road-test self-driving vehicles in New Hampshire may be facing some speed bumps. House Bill 314 cleared the House on a voice vote earlier this year. Its prime sponsor, Rep. Steven Smith, (R-Charlestown), said […]


Uber’s New Game Plan: Rental Cars, Transit, and Jump Bikes

April 11, 2018

Via: Wired
Category: Vehicles

UBER: IT’S NOT just for cars anymore. Less than a decade after launching, it has rolled out rides for the normies (UberX), for those who don’t mind sharing (UberPool), and for those who don’t mind walking (Uber Express Pool). It […]


US plug-in car sales post highest ever month in March

April 5, 2018

Category: Vehicles

Market watchers and media analysts may be slamming Tesla for missing their 2,500-car-a-week production goals—but they are still churning out plug-in cars at an incredible rate. In doing so, they are almost single-handedly changing what the electric vehicle market looks […]


Vehicles

Virginia Tech Vehicle Test Track System to Include Rural Road Simulation

April 17, 2018

Via: Transport Topics

Virginia Tech Transportation Institute is in the midst of a major expansion of its vehicle test track system in Blacksburg, Va., as it works to complete this fall a simulated rural road system covering 120 acres. VTTI operates the Smart […]


Shipping

Pacific International Lines Delivered Profit in 2017

April 17, 2018

Via: World Maritime News

Singapore-based Pacific International Lines (PIL) returned to profitability in 2017 due to an increase in shipping revenue, container sales and initiatives which improved operational efficiency. The company reported a net profit of USD 119.5 million for the twelve-month period ended […]


Impact & Regulations, Vehicles

Uber Makes Peace With a Data-Sharing Deal for Cities

April 16, 2018

Via: Wired

THE TRUCE BETWEEN two old foes—city governments and secretive private companies like Uber—began at the curb. If you think the curb seems an unlikely Appomattox, you haven’t been pay attention. Today, the curb represents the most contested space in the […]