Breeze Ends Leasing Vehicle Service

Breeze, a startup that leases cars to drivers for Uber, Lyft, and delivery services, has ended its services, according to a report by Fortune.

Starting in San Francisco, Breeze expanded to a total of six U.S. cities, including Los Angeles, Seattle, and Boston. The business model was to lease out vehicles by the week to people who work for ride-hailing or delivery services like Instacart.

“Due to recent business developments and broader market trends, we at Breeze have made the difficult decision to suspend our car leasing program,” according to a message on its website.

The company is no longer accepting new customers, but current ones will remain unaffected.

Breeze will now focus on its fleet management software and plans to license it out to other companies, according to the report.

Click here for the full Fortune report.

Comment On This Story

Name:  
Email:  
Comment: (Max. 10000 characters)  
Please leave blank:
* Please note that every comment is moderated.

 
 

Newsletter: Sign up to receive latest news, articles, and much more.

Read the latest

Auto Focus Blog: A blog covering fleets, auto rental and the business of cars

The Problem with Valuing Safety Technology

As advanced safety technologies have migrated to mainstream vehicles, retaining value for these options at resale remains an issue.

ELD Mandate: Is Your Head Still in the Sand?

If you think you have 11 weeks to implement an Electronic Logging Device system to meet the Dec. 18 compliance deadline, you really don’t — for a few reasons.

Who Controls Your Vehicles’ Data?

In the name of security, an automaker’s alliance is advocating denial of third-party access to the OBD-II port. Is this going too far?

Job Finder: Access Top Talent. Fill Key Positions.

>