Category: American Business

Lyft wants to partner with cities to add bike and scooter sharing

With its announcement of Lyft Bikes and Scooters, San Francisco-based Lyft took another step to position itself as a force in multi-modal urban transportation and mobility. This announcement follows Lyft’s recent acquisition of Motivate, the largest U.S. bike-share operator. According to Lyft president and co-founder John Zimmer, adding bicycles and scooters to the company’s platform will accelerate…

How to drive stick in a manual transmission car

Miles Branman/Digital Trends Driving stick is an art. Mastering it might not bolster your reputation as a motor enthusiast, but remaining ignorant to the ways of the manual transmission could knock you down a few pegs in certain circles. It’s true, you can almost always navigate from point A to point B without utilizing a stick shift and…

Singer and Williams team up to create the ultimate Porsche 911

Previous Next California-based Singer Vehicle Design uses an obsessive level of focus to turn old Porsche 911s into rolling works of art. So how could Singer up its game? By teaming up with Williams Advanced Engineering, an arm of the Williams Formula One team. The partners debuted their creation, bearing the prosaic name Dynamics and…

How to change a car battery

We’re going to let you in on a little secret: changing a car battery requires no special tools and it’s well within the reach of just about anyone. Here’s how you do it. Step one: Find your battery Ronan Glon/Digital Trends The first step is to find your battery. In a vast majority of cars…

Tesla now requires a $3,500 non-refundable deposit to reserve a Model 3

The Tesla Model 3 $ 1,000 refundable reservation program is going away. Starting this week, anyone in the U.S. or Canada who wants to order and configure a Model 3 will need to put down a $ 3,500 non-refundable deposit, according to Electrek and as confirmed by Tesla for the Los Angeles Times. Tesla’s Model 3 order…