South Africa's RentMyRide Increasing Presence

Photo via Youtube. 
Photo via Youtube.

South African peer-to-peer car rental startup RentMyRide hopes to drastically increase its presence this year, according to Business Report.

Founded in Cape Town in 2016, the service has since expanded to Gauteng, Durban, Bloemfontein, Port Elizabeth, and East London.

The platform allows vehicle owners to rent out their cars when they’re not in use, much like Airbnb. The company claims renters can earn up to R45,000 ($3,691 USD) per month.

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

6 Takeaways from the 2018 International Car Rental Show

Technological solutions are finally moving from reality to theory, peer-to-peer platforms are being redefined, China has the biggest room for growth, while Sixt’s U.S. aspirations have only just begun.

The Irony of Customer Service in the Digital Age

Sure, any company would jump at the chance to use technology to reduce labor costs. But it also comes with some big, red, flashing warning lights.

Market Forces Driving Car Rental in 2018

An analysis of the conference calls of Avis Budget Group and Hertz Global Holdings reveal trends and initiatives involving fleet right sizing, pricing, ancillary revenue opportunities, and renting to ride-hailing drivers.

Job Finder: Access Top Talent. Fill Key Positions.

>