Tagged Carsharing

San Francisco Evaluates Carsharing Parking Program

The city of San Francisco is reconsidering the number of parking spaces it will reserve for carsharing companies.

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Carsharing Driver Crashes Car, Suspected of Drunken Driving

A renter of ReachNow crashed one of its BMW carsharing vehicles into a power pole in Seattle. Police suspect the driver of driving under the influence.

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Maven Carsharing Launches in Canada

General Motors’ carsharing service has started a pilot program in downtown Kitchener in Ontario, Canada.

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Volvo to Establish Car Sharing Unit in Sweden

Volvo’s new business unit is based around Sunfleet, a car sharing company based in Sweden.

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Zipcar Names New President

Tracey Zhen has been appointed as Zipcar’s president. Zhen replaces Kaye Ceille, who has been named managing director of Avis Budget Australia and New Zealand.

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Zipcar Launches in Breckenridge

Zipcar has partnered with the city of Breckenridge, Colo., to bring seven of its carsharing vehicles for residents, businesses, and visitors.

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Zipcar Launches in Baton Rouge

Zipcar will have four carsharing vehicles available throughout the downtown area of Baton Rouge, La.

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Daimler Debuts Peer-to-Peer Carsharing App

Mercedes-Benz owner Daimler has launched Croove, a peer-to-peer carsharing platform, as a pilot program in Munich, Germany.

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Tokyo Conducts Carshare Trial with Electric Toyotas

The carsharing trial with one-seater electric Toyotas started in Tokyo on Dec. 20.

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Audi on Demand Opens First German Location

Audi on demand, a smartphone-based daily rental service, has opened its first location in Germany at the Munich Airport.

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Bolloré to Launch Electric Carsharing Service in LA

Bolloré group’s BlueLA carsharing service is scheduled to open in Los Angeles in 2017. The program will initially include the deployment of 200 public charge points and 100 electric vehicles.

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NYC to Provide Dedicated Parking Spots for Carsharing

New York City will plan to launch a two-year pilot program this spring that will provide 300 parking spots for carsharing vehicles at city-owned parking facilities and 300 curbside spots on local streets.

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Toyota Launches Hybrid Carsharing in Ireland, Italy

Toyota’s new hybrid carsharing program YUKO is being piloted in Dublin, Ireland and Forli, Italy.

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Rent Centric Revamps Peer-to-Peer Carsharing Product

Rent Centric, a provider of car rental management systems, has revamped and relaunched its peer-to-peer carsharing product.

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BMW’s ReachNow Available at NYC High Rise

Residents of the Solaire residential building in Manhattan have exclusive access to the company’s on-demand fleet.

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Vulog Expands into U.S.

The European carsharing company will reveal its plans for the U.S. market at the Detroit Auto Show.

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ReachNow Expands Service in Seattle and Portland

The carsharing app has increased its fleet to cover more areas of Portland and all of Seattle.

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City of Berkeley Opens One-Way Carshare Applications

The city of Berkeley is now accepting applications from companies interested in providing one-way carshare.

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Volvo CEO Discusses Carsharing's Impact on Automotive Market

Volvo CEO Håkan Samuelsson predicts short-term rental and peer-to-peer carsharing will be the two most popular forms of car usage.

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JustRide Start-up Shifts to Peer-to-Peer Business Model in India

The Bengaluru-based start-up has recently raised $3 million and switched to a peer-to-peer car sharing platform to grow its business.

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