With Uber in turmoil, Lyft’s ridership surpasses all of 2016

Detroit • Ride-hailing service Lyft carried more passengers through June this year than it did in all of last year as it capitalized on missteps by Uber. Ridership through June surpassed the record 162.5 million rides it gave in all of 2016, Lyft said Monday. A spokeswoman wouldn’t give an exact number. The company has made its gains as some people avoid Lyft’s much larger rival, Uber. Both companies are based in San Francisco. Uber has been without a CEO since June when company co-founder Travi...

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