This Week on the Mobility Tech & Connectivity Show: Venmo Adds Crypto Trading; Elon Musk says Tesla will no longer accept Bitcoin due to “environmental concerns”; Ford, BMW lead $130M investing round in solid-state battery startup SolidPower; General Motors Announces $2.4B Spring Hill Electric Vehicle Battery Plant. Plus: Conversation with Brandi Kolosky from Plensy about using blockchain to allows more responsible borrowers to get into vehicles.
In this episode of the Mobility Tech & Connectivity Show: SpaceX to send Dogecoin-funded satellite to the moon; Ford begins MACH-E Deliveries in Norway; Ford to reveal all-electric F-150 Lightning; GM partners with 7 charging network sahead of EV push; European Data Protection Guidelines for Connected Vehicles; and How usage-based insurance is keeping pace with new mobility – conversation with Ori Blumenthal from VOOM.
In this episode of the Mobility Tech & Connectivity Show: Tesla cuts price of Model 3 and Model Y cars; Toyota launching three electrified vehicles in 2021; For to go all-electric in Europe by 2030; GM to phase out gas and diesel engines by 2035; And…high car prices and what you can do about it; plus…why everybody wants to buy your car.
This week on the MTC Show…Tesla to accept Bitcoin as payment for its cars; Hyundai Plans Car-Subscription Program Rollout in Europe; GM Announces Partnership with Lithium Metal Battery Startup; Toyota Team Up With Isuzu And Hino To Develop EV And Connectivity Technologies And Streamline Logistics; VW and BP Join Forces to Boost Ultra-fast EV Charging Across Europe. And Will cryptocurrency and NFTs play a role in vehicle ownership? Plus How Google’s shift away from third-party cookies might benefit auto shoppers and Why April is a good time to buy a car.
This Week on the Mobility Tech & Connectivity Show: How Ford Is Using Blockchain Technology To Improve Urban Air Quality; SpaceX moves to beam Starlink internet to trucks, boats, and aircraft; AI ‘Mayflower’ set for autonomous journey next month; and…What is a Crazy Confident Car Buying Experience w/ Lori DiPasquale from www.TitleKeyCash.com; Plus…Auto Pros Discussion Panel – Meet with our panel of automotive insiders talk about the car business from a service, parts, and used car perspective.
This Week on the Mobility Tech & Connectivity Show…Facebook Bans News in Australia; Chevrolet Makes TikTok Debut Featuring Silverado and Artist Breland; Ford and Google Make 6-year Deal for in-car connectivity; And…Do Social Media Algorithms Rule How We See the World? Plus…Auto Pros Discussion Panel – Meet with our panel of automotive marketing and retail pros talk about the use of video in the car business.
This week on the MTC Show we try to understand the chip shortage and consider the impending wave of EVs coming into the market, and we meet with a Philadelphia-based Uber driver who shares top 5 worst rides. Plus industry news: Tesla Purchases $1.5 Billion in Bitcoin; Hyundai and Kia Say They Are Not Talking to Apple About Self-Driving Cars; VW Explores Feasibility of Building Flying Cars in China; BMW Unveils Electric SUV to Challenge Tesla
This week on the MTC Show we have a very special guest joining us for a conversation about his recent family+business road trip that he chronicled. We also will be talking about the used car market, vehicle recalls, and looking at a new shopper tool called AskOtto.
In this episode of the MTC Show…CarGurus Study Uncovers How Pandemic Impacted Automotive Industry in 2020; Automotive Sales Pros Embrace Clubhouse Audio Drop-in App; Boeing to pay $243M penalty to settle 737 MAX DOJ case; Feds ask Tesla to recall 158k vehicles over failing touchscreen displays; Tesla Reigns as #2 EV Maker in Norway as EVs Overtake Gas Cars; Apple, Hyundai Set to Agree Electric Car Tie-Up; GM Unveils Cadillac flying car and shuttle concept at CES.
In this episode of the Mobility Tech & Connectivity Show…Boeing MAX returns to skies after flight from Miami; Ford partners with insurance providers to offer behavior-based premiums; GM May build more Hummer EVs due to overwhelming response; Detroit Three won’t mandate COVID vaccines for workers; Self-driving startup Nuro cleared to commercialize service in California; Honda leads $15 million investment in e-commerce platform Modal