For better or worse, transportation network companies (TNCs) like Uber and Lyft have transformed how people get around in urban areas in the U.S. The worse portion comes mostly from Uber's near-constant controversy and the way TNCs have decimated the livelihood of taxi and limo drivers — and even driven some to suicide. The better part is they give people a better and cheaper option than taxis. Now there's evidence that TNCs are putting a dent in drunk driving, thanks to people using Uber
The company wants to show how expensive car ownership can be.
The Boring Company's loop connection could deliver passengers between Chicago and the O'Hare Airport in just 12 minutes.
The bids are supposed to be for high-speed rail, but The Boring Company isn't necessarily excluded.
This Ferris Beuller remake is looking weird.
A Chicago area German shepherd was saved from certain death in a hot car by an unlikely good Samaritan–a smash and grab thief.
Want a Zipcar for just a few miles? It's possible in some test markets in the US.
Reverend Catherine Brown is suing the Chicago Police Department over a 2013 traffic stop where she says she was the victim of excessive force.
Chicagoland Volkswagen dealer owner sues automaker because of the effects of the diesel-emissions scandal.
General Motors and Lyft will launch Express Drive in April specifically targeted for ride-hailing drivers who need vehicles.
In the same week a federal jury convicted a Chicago transportation official of taking bribes from a leading red-light camera company, city council members in another American city said they felt duped by promises of improved safety.
After waiting several months, the Chicago police officer who shot and killed Laquan McDonald finally had a broken dashcam in his squad car repaired on June 17, 2014. A day later, it was reported broken again.
A Chicago Uber driver ended a gunman's rampage last Friday when he pulled out his own handgun and shot the shooter.
350Green executives are charged with fraud over vehicle-charging networks planned for Chicago.
A story on FiveThirtyEight suggests that Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's bid for a second term could be derailed by the controversial red-light camera program there, with particularly short yellow-light times showering drivers with $100 citations.
While detailing the Concept GC-PHEV at the 2015 Chicago Auto Show, Mitsubishi confirms that it is debuting the refreshed 2016 Outlander at the 2015 New York Auto Show in April.
The refreshed 2016 Hyundai Elantra GT wears a brand new face that features broad, chrome-accected horizontal slats at the 2015 Chicago Auto Show. Inside, buyers can spec an updated infotainment system and ventilated driver's and passenger's seats.
Chevrolet has introduced a version of its Colorado geared (pun intended) towards outdoor enthusiasts with the GearOn Special Edition.