Straight Outta the Bronx: A Cambodian Rickshaw Driver

Amid the throngs of tuk-tuk drivers competing for fares in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, 49-year-old Luka Meas stands out. Largely because of his Bronx-accented English. After surviving the Khmer Rouge regime, Meas and his family immigrated to New York in 1981. He never became a U.S. citizen, so after serving time for a drug conviction, he […]

Chevy Bolt EV autonomous prototype spied with driver on the phone

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Green,Spy Photos,Chevrolet,GM,Crossover,Hatchback,Autonomous,Electric Hopefully the driver wasn’t just playing games. Continue reading Chevy Bolt EV autonomous prototype spied with driver on the phone Chevy Bolt EV autonomous prototype spied with driver on the phone originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 16 Oct 2018 14:30:00 EDT. Please see our terms […]

The US has a major truck driver shortage — but the co-founder of a trucking startup that’s attracted $80 million in funding says there are 3 other issues that are making the shortage seem worse than it is

Courtesy of Transfix The truck driver shortage has dominated America’s headlines in the logistics space this year. However, Transfix CEO Drew McElroy said the driver shortage isn’t the only thing that’s dragging the industry down. With billions of miles being driven empty every year and technology like GPS not being widely implemented, McElroy said the […]

Steven Spielberg’s ‘West Side Story’ Remake Casts ‘Baby Driver’ Star Ansel Elgort

Ansel Elgort is leaping from a crime movie that might as well be a musical to a full-on musical set in a world of crime. The Baby Driver star has signed on to star in Steven Spielberg‘s upcoming remake of West Side Story, anchoring one half of the story’s star-crossed duo. The Hollywood Reporter has […]

Driver OUTRAGED after being fined £100 for staying too long in a ‘free’ car park

One family were outraged after they landed a £100 parking fine for staying too long in a free car park in town. The incident happened in Blackburn as the family visited the Peel Centre where they went out for a meal and to watch a film. It quickly switched from being an enjoyable evening out […]

Fortnite thank the bus driver: The secret week 7 Easter egg NOT in the patch notes

For those awkward individuals among us who have felt like they should have given thanks for something but never had the courage to do so, Epic Games has you covered. In a new update released today, the development team added a new feature that should prove popular with fans. That because as part of the big […]

This British truck driver shared what he thinks is wrong with trucking in America — and it all comes down to how they’re paid

Jack Taylor/Getty Images Mick Flynn is a truck driver and photographer from England. He has spent the last decade trucking in Canada and the United States, as well as working in England. He shared his thoughts with Business Insider on what could be fixed about North American trucking. Namely, truckers are over-worked because they’re paid […]

Uber driver who struck, killed young girl is convicted of vehicular manslaughter

Enlarge / A woman walks into the Uber Corporate Headquarters building in San Francisco, California on February 05, 2018. (credit: JOSH EDELSON/AFP/Getty Images) A now-former Uber driver who struck a San Francisco family with his car on December 31, 2013—killing a six-year-old girl named Sophia Liu in the process—was convicted of vehicular manslaughter on August […]