http://deadspin.com - The National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) has recently let go of five members of their broadcast crew in retaliation for union activities, the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE) alleges in a National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) complaint.
http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com - Danger, nudity, drugs and the long arm of the law. You’re not safe from any of those things while on the road.
http://driving.ca - SECHELT, BC — More than a few locals were a little confused when the strange-looking old car began racing across Hackett Park one early July morning with air horns blaring. This was a custom car like no other.
http://media.gm.com - Maven, General Motors’ personal mobility brand, continued its expansion into western markets with the announcement of Maven City car sharing in Los Angeles.
http://www.detroitnews.com - The array has the power to supply the electrical needs of 155 homes per year.
https://consumerist.com - The question of whether drivers for Uber and other app-based ride-hailing services is an international one, since the service relies on the same independent contractors model around the world. In the United Kingdom, an employment tribunal ruled that drivers for Uber, specifically, should have “employee” status, which includes minimum wage and paid time off. The case concerned two individual Uber drivers, but the general union GMB actually brought the case to the tribunal.
http://www.forbes.com - Four score years ago, General Motors helped transform Los Angeles into the nation’s car culture capital. Now it’s working to reshape that culture for the 21st century by launching Maven City Car sharing, its new app-based rideshare service, here this week to let people rent cars from GM’s fleet by the hour.
http://www.thedrive.com - For the past decade, Chevrolet C-10 truck values have surged steadily and the trend doesn’t seem to be slowing down anytime soon. Whether it be the fairly low cost of entry or the extensive available aftermarket, these trucks have become an attractive entry point into the world of classic vehicles for those who don’t exactly have ’69 Camaro funds.
http://www.thecarconnection.com - The 2017 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is a full-size pickup truck that's better than a half-ton Labrador retriever—just as friendly and loyal, but highly unlikely to leak in your shoes. It carries over virtually unchanged from last year—just a couple features were added—and is offered in a broad line of trims starting with base work.
http://www.thedrive.com - Three of The Drive’s editors—Josh Condon, Will Sabel Courtney, and Sean Evans—recently all had some time behind the wheel of a 2016 Lamborghini Huracan LP610-4 Spyder. They discussed the finer merits and detractors of the absurdly fun, snarling Italian supercar via Slack, an instant message program with a fun ability to summon random gifs based on what users type.