Uber has scrapped its “Power Wheels” system and replaced it with “Hydraulic Gearboxes”

Uber is planning to scrap its proprietary power wheel system and replace it with a “HydRAulic Gearbox” system that will allow drivers to steer around corners at a more controlled speed, according to a person familiar with the matter.The move is in response to complaints from customers that the power wheel was not reliable and…