Uber to design and build electric car in collaboration with UK tech firm Arrival
Rideshare powerhouse Uber has confirmed it will collaborate with UK tech firm Arrival in the design of an electric car.
The model is slated for reveal in late 2021, and mass production is promised by the third quarter of 2023 (July to September inclusive).
A statement from the joint design team says: “[Our car should] prioritise driver comfort, safety, and convenience, while ensuring the passengers enjoy a premium experience – with this in mind, Arrival will collaborate with Uber drivers in the design process over the coming months to ensure the Arrival Car reflects the needs of professional drivers and their passengers.”
Details remain thin on the ground, with power output, battery size, range and pricing yet to be confirmed. However, official renders suggest the vehicle will feature a pod-like design, bench seat in the rear, stowable front passenger seat, and a ‘frunk’ storage compartment…
Deloitte Announce Seven-Year Collaboration With 2028 Los Angeles Games
Deloitte have announced they will be partnering with the Los Angeles (LA28) Olympic and Paralympic Games, signing a seven-year sponsorship, making the organisation the official professional services provider of the LA28 Games.
Deloitte – LA28 Collaboration
As part of the agreement, Deloitte will continue as an official sponsor of team USA through 2028, and will develop strategic solutions that elevate the participant experience at LA28.
Speaking on the announcement, chief revenue officer of LA28, Kathy Carter, said fan experience at these Games will be like no other. “As we prepare to welcome the world to Los Angeles, we are thrilled to collaborate with Deloitte on our journey as we explore and evolve what the Olympic and Paralympic Games experience can be,” Carter said.
“Leveraging Deloitte’s abilities across numerous industry sectors, we’re looking at the fan journey like never before and connecting with experience in ways that will completely transform the Games…