Chicago police arrest 16 people for stealing cars from Daimler carsharing service

22 Apr
Car2Go in Chongqing, ChinaSixteen people have been arrested in Chicago and are accused of stealing as many as 100 vehicles from Daimler's carsharing service Car2Go. The carsharing service features numerous Mercedes-Benz and Smart vehicles to rent and the company said in a tweet that the cars were stolen via a "fraud" issue. Few details have been provided on what type of...

Car2Go becomes Chicago’s first park anywhere car-share

23 Jun
Car2Go Mercedes-Benz GLA250Car2Go said Friday that it's coming to Chicago, meaning that one of America's densest cities will finally have a car-share that lets members stash vehicles on city streets. While Zipcar, Getaround, and GM's Maven all operate in Chicago, those services require members to park cars in designated parking spots. The Chicago City Council voted in March...