http://media.gm.com - Baltimoreans and visitors to the city can now access new cars on demand for hourly or daily rates through Maven’s seamless mobile app. Maven, General Motors’ personal mobility brand, is expanding its offerings in Baltimore from the Lyft Express Drive program to now include Maven City car sharing.
http://fleetowner.com - The Chevrolet division of General Motors is flexing a lot of “work truck” muscle these days. At the 2017 NTEA Work Truck Show, the company announced its soon-to-be-unveiled Class 4-5 medium-duty conventional truck, being jointly built with Navistar, will be powered by its Duramax diesel engine mated to an Allison Transmission automatic gearbox. The OEM also showed off the latest addition to its Class 3-6 line of cabover medium-duty trucks built in partnership with Isuzu: the 6500XD, expected to be available by the end of the year.
http://media.gm.com - Maven, General Motors’ personal mobility brand, is expanding its offerings in Atlanta from the Lyft Express Drive program to now include Maven City car sharing.
http://www.detroitnews.com - Maven has more than 13,000 members including Express Drive Lyft drivers, other new markets include Orlando, Jersey City.
http://www.hybridcars.com - For the past few years Toyota has scoffed at battery electric vehicles, instead favoring gasoline-electric hybrids, and hydrogen fuel cell vehicles, but that could change. During an interview with British publication Auto Express, Toyota’s European CEO, Johan van Zyl, suggested that while Toyota has hybrid vehicles in nearly every segment of the market, the smallest class of cars – the A-segment – could require a different approach.
http://www.kbb.com - Chevrolet’s 2017 City Express work van may just be a re-badged Nissan NV200, but it fills a void in GM’s van lineup that has been vacant for too long. The compact City Express van has what it takes to take on the Ford Transit Express and Ram ProMaster City, although there is still no passenger version.
http://www.kbb.com - The 2016 Chevrolet City Express is a Chevy-badged version of the Nissan NV200 compact work van. That means its shares its engine, suspension and overall driving characteristics with its Japanese cousin, no bad thing, since this is an affordable, comfortable and easy-to-use work van.
http://www.thecarconnection.com - Nissan has issued two recalls affecting more than 3.7 million vehicles registered in the US Most are Nissan and Infiniti models, though the Chevrolet City Express van is also included because it's based on the Nissan NV200.
http://news.pickuptrucks.com - Approximately 5,000 model-year 2013-16 Nissan NV200 cargo vans and 2015-16 Chevrolet City Express cargo vans (GM's rebadged version of the NV200). The Problem: The front passenger seat's occupation classification system may incorrectly classify an adult passenger as a child or classify the seat as empty when it's occupied, causing the frontal airbag to be turned off and not deploy in a crash, increasing the risk of injury. The Fix: Dealers will replace the OCS electronic control unit free of charge.
http://driving.ca - Welcome to Las Vegas, the only place in the world where you can put on a consumer electronics exhibition and an auto show breaks out. Sin City has been hosting the Consumer Electronics Show since 1978, but in the last few years, since the connected car has become the future of the automobile, automakers have been flocking to CES to express their inner geek.