AutoComplete: Volvo and Uber are partnering up on autonomous carsGenesis gets Alexa integration, and buying an Abarth now comes with a performance driving lesson.
Today's Thursday, the 18th of August, and here's what's making news on Road Show. No offense Uber drivers but the worst part of Uber, for Uber, is you. So Uber and Volvo have announced a partnership for self-driving Uber cars that might beat you one day. The first ones hit the streets of Pittsburgh as early as this month they'll be dispatched at random and the rides will be free but there will be a driver attending behind the wheel. Alexa start by genesis. Starting today owners of a new G80 or 90 will be able to command vehicle functions through amazon echo. You can start it, lock it, set the climate on your car just make sure you speak clearly or you could start listening to genesis instead of listening to your genesis start, Buy a car get a lesson New owners or lefties of a Fiat 500 Abartha for a 124 Spider Abartha will be getting a free day at the Bob Bondurant School of high performance driving in Arizona. Lessons will be in an Abartha and not in your Abartha so you will retain the paint on its roof. Find more on these stories over Theroadshow.com