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Public Transit Blog provides information in the areas of bus, paratransit, light rail, commuter rail, subways, waterborne passenger services, and high-speed rail. Our readers include large and small companies who plan, design, construct, finance, supply, and operate bus and rail services worldwide. Government agencies, metropolitan planning organizations, state departments of transportation, academic institutions, and trade publications are also part of our readership.

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A Cruise Ship Quarantine, a Hunt for Cheaters, and More Car News This Week

Turns out transportation angles lurk in every story. This week, the global reach of the coronavirus was top of mind, so we investigated how...

A Cobalt Crisis Could Put the Brakes on Electric Car Sales

Electric vehicle sales are soaring, with factories working full-pelt to churn out as many batteries as possible. And that’s creating some bottlenecks. Global production of...

Bell's New Design Could Make Helicopters Quieter—and Safer

Since helicopters appeared some 80 years ago, they’ve used a single high-speed tail rotor to counteract the torque of the main rotor, stabilizing the...

Uber Changes Its Rules, and Drivers Adjust Their Strategies

On a recent morning in Santa Monica, California, Sergio Avedian pulled into the parking lot of a Vons supermarket, signed into the Uber driver...