Kia, Repsol Launch WiBLE Carsharing Service in Madrid

WiBLE will launch in Madrid in late 2018. Photo via Ángela Ojeda Heyper/Flickr 
WiBLE will launch in Madrid in late 2018. Photo via Ángela Ojeda Heyper/Flickr

Kia Motors Iberia and Repsol announced their partnership to launch a new carsharing service called WiBLE (Widely Accessible, very accessible). 

WiBLE will launch in Madrid, due to the Spanish capital's geography and demographics which lend well to a carsharing market.

Details about the operation of the service are still pending, but Kia and Repsol plan to launch in late 2018 upon authorization of competition from the European Commission.

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

What a Connected Fleet Means to Avis (and Car Rental)

Counter bypass is just the beginning. The promise of a “data-driven ecosystem” that connects renters with the rental agency, retail services, and even the city is a better managed fleet, an improved user experience, and new revenue opportunities during the rental itself.

Should Peer-to-Peer Renters Pay Airport Car Rental Fees?

The question is central to the City of San Francisco’s lawsuit against Turo for operating without a permit at San Francisco International Airport.

Hard Times Ahead for the Compact SUV Segment?

The hottest segment today is facing a glut of models and volume in tomorrow’s wholesale market.

Job Finder: Access Top Talent. Fill Key Positions.

>