Operations

Uber Readies For A Radical Transportation Revolution

Posted on August 28, 2015

Uber might have more to gain than any other company from the development and adoption of autonomous cars. If it could replace the cost of paying its drivers with driverless vehicles, Uber could dramatically reduce its prices to the point that taking Uber rides everywhere would be a cheaper transportation option for most people than owning a car.

Business Insider article here

Related Topics: autonomous vehicles, driverless cars, industry trends, mobile applications, mobile technology, research and trends, self-driving vehicles, TNCs, Uber

Comments ( 2 )
  • anthony

     | about 3 years ago

    Would you go on an airplane that has no pilots? 99.99 would say "NO" i dont expect anyone to want to get in a vehicle without a driver any time soon....maybe in 50 years

  • See all comments
More Stories
Article

Among The Leaders At The LCT Summit

AUG. LCT: The top operators in the luxury transportation industry who attended this year’s exclusive annual executive conference offer some best practices that can work in your operation.

Johnny McBride, owner of Lux Rides
News

Arizona Operator Goes From Gig To Good

eNews Exclusive: Johnny McBride would have never been exposed to the idea of a luxury transportation company if he hadn’t gotten his start as a part-time driver. 

Article

ELDs: Do You Really Need Them?

AUG. LCT: After April 1, 2018, drivers found out of compliance with electronic logging devices could be ordered out of service. Is your service at risk?