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BMW Owners Are Hot Over Heated Seat Subscriptions, There Are Ways Around That
BMW Owners Are Hot Over Heated Seat Subscriptions, There Are Ways Around That

2 Aug 2022, 14:27 UTC · By: Tim McKenzie / BMW is on their own hot seat over requiring car owners to pay monthly subscription fees for such things as their heated seats disabled via a software update

 
BMW Tries To Clarify Subscription Controversy, Raises Even More Questions
BMW Tries To Clarify Subscription Controversy, Raises Even More Questions

17 Jul 2022, 07:45 UTC · By: Alexandru Boghiu / There’s nothing really new about subscription models, apart from the industry they’re applied to. Carmakers are now deciding they want a piece of that pie.

 
Kyte's Tesla Model 3 Subscription Service Might Be the Cure to Infamous Delivery Estimates
Kyte's Tesla Model 3 Subscription Service Might Be the Cure to Infamous Delivery Estimates

1 Apr 2022, 10:01 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / If you want to buy a Tesla Model 3 now, you'll be faced with at least four months of waiting but there's a way to get your car immediately

 
You Might Soon Incur Charges for Car Features Alongside Your Gym and Netflix Subscription
You Might Soon Incur Charges for Car Features Alongside Your Gym and Netflix Subscription

1 Feb 2022, 14:52 UTC · By: Humphrey Bwayo / Subscription business is taking centerstage and auto manufactures want a piece of that action, Toyota, BMW and GM have hinted at commoditising their products

 
Carmakers Want a Piece of the Tesla Pie, Subscription Services for Everything
Carmakers Want a Piece of the Tesla Pie, Subscription Services for Everything

16 Dec 2021, 17:15 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Carmakers want a piece of Tesla pie, and throw subscription services for everything. Including the full use for a key fob in Toyota's case

 
Cowboy's New On-Demand Maintenance Service Sends Bike Technicians Straight to Your Door
Cowboy's New On-Demand Maintenance Service Sends Bike Technicians Straight to Your Door

17 Nov 2021, 17:01 UTC · By: Cristina Mircea / E-bike manufacturer Cowboy launched an on-demand maintenance service that sends trained technicians to your door to take care of all your bike's needs.

 
Subscription Service Offers Mercedes EQA and an E-Bike at Flat Rate
Subscription Service Offers Mercedes EQA and an E-Bike at Flat Rate

19 Oct 2021, 13:49 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / A subscription service that was introduced last week in Berlin offers the Mercedes EQA and an e-bike at a flat rate with insurance included. Is it a good deal?

 
German Mercedes EQS Gets Full Rear-Wheel Steering as a $580 Yearly Subscription
German Mercedes EQS Gets Full Rear-Wheel Steering as a $580 Yearly Subscription

26 Jul 2021, 20:58 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Following in the footsteps of BMW's failed attempt at charging $80 a year for Apple CarPlay, Mercedes wants 489 euros per year for 10-degree RWS in the EQS

 
Tesla FSD Subscriptions Roll Out at $99 or $199 Per Month
Tesla FSD Subscriptions Roll Out at $99 or $199 Per Month

18 Jul 2021, 13:13 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Instead of paying $10,000 upfront for Full-Self Driving Capability, Tesla customers are now offered the choice to pay $99 or $199 per month for FSD Capability

 
Audi Joins the Subscription Bandwagon With $84.99 Monthly Fee for MMI Navigation
Audi Joins the Subscription Bandwagon With $84.99 Monthly Fee for MMI Navigation

18 May 2021, 13:55 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Audi has announced the "Function on Demand" subscription that essentially allows owners to get MMI Navigation plus with a monthly fee

 
Volkswagen Plans on Charging by the Hour for Level 4 Autonomy
Volkswagen Plans on Charging by the Hour for Level 4 Autonomy

7 May 2021, 11:54 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / If you want your car to drive itself, you’ll have to pay an hourly subscription and it won’t be cheap: VW says it’s considering the option

 
Porsche Drive Allows U.S. Fans to Experience the Taycan Even for Just One Day
Porsche Drive Allows U.S. Fans to Experience the Taycan Even for Just One Day

28 Mar 2021, 05:35 UTC · By: Aurel Niculescu / The German company's Drive Subscription and Rental program grows to include the all-electric performance sedan as it also adds new metro areas in America

 
Lynk & Co 01 Is the Chinese Brand's First European Arrival, Sharing Recommended
Lynk & Co 01 Is the Chinese Brand's First European Arrival, Sharing Recommended

30 Sep 2020, 11:41 UTC · By: Aurel Niculescu / The brother from another mother of the Swedish Volvo XC40 is landing on the Old Continent in electrified form, the company also has shared mobility plans

 
Cadillac Super Cruise Morphs into Monthly Subscription, Priced from $15 to $25
Cadillac Super Cruise Morphs into Monthly Subscription, Priced from $15 to $25

21 Sep 2020, 20:16 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Three years after paying for a semi-autonomous driving suite, General Motors plans to charge you per month in order to continue using that driving suite

 
You Can Now Drive a Subscription-Based Porsche in Germany as Well
You Can Now Drive a Subscription-Based Porsche in Germany as Well

31 Aug 2020, 12:58 UTC · By: Aurel Niculescu / Anyone living in Germany and on the lookout for a way of playing around at least six months with a sports car might be tempted by Porsche's new offer

 
Lincoln Keeps North Americans Calm, Provides Balance Both On- and Off-Road
Lincoln Keeps North Americans Calm, Provides Balance Both On- and Off-Road

13 Aug 2020, 12:16 UTC · By: Aurel Niculescu / The Dearborn-based premium automaker also had a "virtual wellness conversation" with star actor Matthew McConaughey and a meditation guru

 
Get Free2Move All Over France With PSA Groupe's Car On Demand
Get Free2Move All Over France With PSA Groupe's Car On Demand

24 Jun 2020, 13:16 UTC · By: Aurel Niculescu / Free2Move, the French automaker's international mobility service is expanding in France with Car On Demand, a new subscription-based offering

 
Care by Volvo Is So Successful In the United States, There’s Even A Waiting List
Care by Volvo Is So Successful In the United States, There’s Even A Waiting List

13 Nov 2018, 09:40 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Even though Book by Cadillac failed, Care by Volvo is a running success for the Gothenburg-based automaker in the United States

 
F1 TV Subscription Service Is Go, F1 TV Access Also In The Pipeline
F1 TV Subscription Service Is Go, F1 TV Access Also In The Pipeline

27 Feb 2018, 19:57 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / At long last, Formula 1 fans can watch their favorite motorsport through a subscription service that will soon port to iOS and Android smartphones and tablets

 
Nurburgring Changes Ticket System, Introduces QR Codes
Nurburgring Changes Ticket System, Introduces QR Codes

25 Nov 2016, 16:29 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / The operators of the Nurburgring have changed the access system for 2017. We are referring to the famous tourist rides, also known as "touristenfahrten"