A Lyft van sits outside the Austin Convention Center in March, during the 2016 SXSW Festival. The ride-hailing company, along with its competitor Uber, has now vowed to "pause" operations in the city, after Austin voters sided against the ride-hailing apps in a dispute over regulations. Hutton Supancic/Getty Images for SXSW hide caption

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Uber driver Karim Amrani sits in his car parked near the San Francisco International Airport in July. Jeff Chiu/AP hide caption

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Business Travelers Often Skip The Rental Car, Use Uber Instead

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A car with Uber and Lyft stickers at Los Angeles International Airport. Uber dominates the fast-growing ride-hailing business. But Lyft is waging a spirited battle to keep up. Al Seib/LA Times via Getty Images hide caption

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In The Battle Between Lyft And Uber, The Focus Is On Drivers

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A Lyft "glowstache" rests on a dashboard of a car at the company's San Francisco headquarters. Noah Berger/AP hide caption

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Lyft, GM Teaming Up To Create Fleet Of Driverless Cars

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Lyft driver Danielle Kerley showcases the company's iconic mustache, which is displayed on cars used in the service. Aarti Shahani/NPR hide caption

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Some Call For More Sharing In Ridesharing

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