http://www.detroitnews.com - General Motors' new car-sharing service Maven is expanding, adding vehicles and users in Ann Arbor and Chicago, as the Detroit automaker continues to develop a business catered to people who may not own a car. Service is expected to add other U.S. metro areas this year.
http://www.motortrend.com - As automakers start offering ride sharing services and more ways for consumers to connect to their vehicles, Volkswagen now wants a piece of the pie. According to a new report, VW is seeking partners to help expand its reach, but isn’t currently talking to Apple or Google.
http://www.businessinsider.com - The way we get around is constantly transforming. Uber is worth potentially billions, GM is setting up a separate business unit, Maven, to focus on ride-sharing, Ford is calling itself a "mobility" company and touting its fleet of self-driving cars, and Tesla is, well, Tesla.
http://www.businessinsider.com - Ride sharing is supposed to strike fear in heart of the auto industry. Who needs to buy a car when you can have mobility on demand?
http://www.thecarconnection.com - General Motors and Uber are clamoring for fleets of autonomous cars to serve folks who don't own cars themselves. A new study from ABI Research suggests that they may be on to something that could give them a leg-up in the looming transportation shift.
http://www.freep.com - Of those consumers surveyed, 74% said driving themselves is their preferred mode of transportation.
http://www.forbes.com - Some buildings have rooftop decks, others have an exclusive fleet of Chevrolet vehicles to rent.
http://www.leftlanenews.com - The service will effectively double in size as GM attempts to compete with established rival Zipcar.
http://www.freep.com - General Motors' new Maven car-sharing service faces a significant base of loyal Zipcar customers.
http://www.detroitnews.com - The two car-sharing services will go toe-to-toe for customers in Ann Arbor.