http://www.hybridcars.com - Significant growth is expected in the North American plug-in electric vehicle (PEV) market this year and beyond, according to a new study by Navigant Research. In 2016, growth will be driven by sales of the Tesla Model X, the second-generation Volt, and by the introductions of the Chevrolet Bolt, the Prius Prime plug-in hybrid electric vehicle, and the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV later in the year, the study says.
http://www.motorauthority.com - Chevrolet today announced that the sixth-generation of the Camaro, which was introduced last year as a 2016 model, will be the brand's car of choice next year in the NASCAR Xfinity Series.
http://www.hybridcars.com - BMW Group is reportedly ready to announce a development partnership for autonomous vehicle technology with Mobileye and Intel. According to people familiar with the matter today, BMW CEO Harald Krueger is expected to join senior executives from Israeli collision detection software maker Mobileye and US chipmaker Intel for an event Friday announcing details on the alliance.
http://www.autoblog.com - Riders in New York, LA, Boston, San Francisco, and Washington can select "Ghost Mode" in their Lyft app this weekend for a free trip in Ecto 1.
http://video.cnbc.com - CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on a deal between Hertz, Uber and Lyft in which ride share drivers can rent vehicles long term.
http://www.motortrend.com - In the absolute truest sense of the word, Carroll Shelby was a legend. Sure, toward the end, some of the cars carrying his name were little more than appearance packages with a shouty exhaust, but in the 1960s, he was a performance powerhouse.
https://consumerist.com - Don’t have a car, but want to work for Lyft or Uber as a driver? Hertz is hoping it can squeeze some extra miles out of its older cars with new deals it’s just announced to supply rentals to the ride-hailing companies. Under the agreements, drivers have set rates on two- to three-year-old models Hertz has rotated out of its fleet, which can be rented from Hertz off-airport locations.
http://blog.consumerguide.com - The fully new Chevrolet Cruze compact sedan—two adjectives are necessary because the previous-generation Cruze remains on sale as a 2016 model—is a little larger, a little lighter, and a little more powerful than its predecessor. Taken as a whole, it’s more than a little better than the first-series Cruze.
http://www.motorauthority.com - In 2003 you could have shelled out about $56,000 to get a brand-new 50th Anniversary Corvette convertible.
http://www.hotrod.com - In a perfect world you would order a huge stack of parts, take the week off work, and invite over some buddies to help get ’er done.