AutoComplete: Mazda unveils tweaked Mazda3, Mazda6 sedansEV charging companies worry about Volkswagen, and BMW's ReachNow car-sharing service expands once again.
Today is Wednesday, August 10, 2016 and here's what's making news on Roadshow. Mazda unveiled updates to both the Mazda3 and Mazda6 sedans. These model year 2017 vehicles now feature G-Vectoring control which limits torque loss steering into corners to provide for flatter handling. Both cars feature a number of updates to dashboard tech Safety equipment and sound installation as well. Twenty-eight different electric vehicle charging companies sent a letter to a US Department of Justice concerning Volkswagen $2 billion contribution to infrastructure expansion. the group worries that the money could be spent to give Volkswagen a competitive advantage somehow. They're calling for an independent administrator to oversee the fund and create a rebate program to get chargers installed in new locations. BMW's Reach Now car sharing program is expanding to Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. The service will operate from the nearby WallyPark Premier Garage which airport users can access via a free shuttle. Like other sharing services operating out of airports, there will be a $5 surcharge applied, but BMW is also offering a $5 credit for CPAC parking through Labor Day. Find more of these stories over at theroadshow.com, and we'll talk to you tomorrow.