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
This week on the MTC Show…Ford to Launch New Digital Platform to Sell Used Vehicles; Asbury Launches Complete Online Car-Buying Site; CarGurus Agrees to Acquire a Majority Stake in Instant Trade Platform, CarOffer; Online Automotive Retailer Vroom to Acquire CarStory; President-elect Biden Appoints Pete Buttigieg for Secretary of Transportation.
In this episode of the Mobility Tech & Connectivity Show: Uber ditches self-driving car plans, sells business to Aurora; Ford delaying Bronco SUV to summer 2021 due to Covid-related issues; GM Gives Itself More Control Over Selling GMC EVs; Instagram Allows Advertisers Create Sponsored Ads From User Accounts.; Salesforce to Acquire Slack Messaging Service for $27.7 Billion.
This week on the MTC Show: Conversation with Jim Johnson from VDX.tv about how auto makers connect sales data to marketing exposures and leverage a data-driven strategy; US & Europe Lifting Bans on Boeing 737 MAX; SpaceX launches more Starlink satellites, delays commercial service; Volkswagen Boosts Investment in Electric and Autonomous Car Technology to $86 Billion; Tesla Launches World’s Largest Supercharger Station; California Proposition 24: New Rules for Consumer Data Privacy.
In this episode of the MTC Show: SpaceX Sends First Astronauts to International Space Station; Tesla Being Added to the S&P 500; Walmart Teams Up with GM to Test Autonomous Deliveries; and Ford Investing $100M to Convert Kansas City Line to Build E-Transit Van. Plus…Automotive Sales Pros Discussion Panel with Mike Columbus, Joey Little, and Larry Olsen.
This week on the Mobility Tech & Connectivity Show: General Services Administration (GSA) Responds to Biden Campaign: ‘Ascertainment Has Not yet Been Made’ on Power Transfer; Uber, Lyft Prevail to Keep California Workers Independent; Tesla Receives Massive New Order of Tesla Semi Electric Trucks; Virgin Hyperloop propels first human passengers in high-speed test; Virgin Galactic to launch first crewed test flight from New Mexico this month; and more…
This week on the Mobility Tech & Connectivity Show: 2020 Presidential Election Results; Facebook, Twitter and Google CEOs testify before the US Senate; Big Losses and Thousands of Job Cuts at Boeing; Snap Stock Soars 20% To New All-Time High On Earnings Beat And Massive User Growth; Why Short Form Mobile Video Producer Quibi Failed in Under 200 Days; and Instagram Pauses ‘Recent’ Search Listings on U.S. Site to Stop Fake Election News.