https://www.androidauthority.com - Uber Express POOL is a new service that gets you cheaper fares in exchange for a little walking on your part. The company’s ride algorithm will match you and the driver to a pick-up location, which you will have to walk to.
http://www.thedrive.com - It's hard to argue with the convenience of Uber. But while summoning a car to your exact location is great, it's also inefficient.
http://www.detroitnews.com - Uber is rolling out “Express Pool,” which links riders in the same area who want to travel to similar destinations.
http://www.motortrend.com - The cheerfully compact Ford Transit Connect wagon and van created a new small-commercial-van segment in the US when it arrived in late 2009. Early success attracted copycats from Nissan (the NV200 in 2013 and its rebadged twin Chevy City Express in 2014) and from Ram (the 2015 ProMaster City).
http://adage.com - McCann New York has tapped Maru Kopelowicz, Jeff Anderson and Cam Hoelter as executive creative directors, and Holly Hessler as a group creative director. Kopelowicz joins McCann from Ogilvy & Mather, where she most recently led global creative for brands like Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express, and Crowne Plaza.
http://www.thedrive.com - Last we heard of BMW's iNext autonomous electric vehicle project, only the projected release window of 2021 was known, and all other details were either fuzzy or not finalized. A fresh report from Auto Express casts more light on iNext, revealing that the platform could feature a variety of powertrain options and that something more tangible than a concept rendering would come sometime in 2018.
https://www.motorauthority.com - As if the Lexus LC couldn't get any better looking, the Japanese luxury brand has given an LC convertible the green light, according to an Auto Express report published on Wednesday.
https://www.goauto.com.au - Ram 1500 trademark application pops up in Australia as FCA mulls RHD.
http://www.thedrive.com - This weekend's Roar Before The 24 event at Daytona gave IMSA teams their first chance at proving their new and revised setups ahead of the Rolex 24 season-opener. Freshly full-time prototype entries including Team Penske Acura and Mazda Team Joest were given an opportunity to compete against the established Cadillac teams including Action Express Racing, Spirit of Daytona, and the Wayne Taylor crew.
http://www.fi-magazine.com - F&I Express and F&I Administration Solutions are expanding their relationship to help lenders, F&I product providers and dealerships improve their aftermarket product cancelation performance and compliance, the companies announced Thursday. The integration of F&I Express and F&I Admin was designed to address issues that have come forward in recent months concerning “major problems” lenders are encountering with aftermarket product cancelations.