Photo courtesy of Car2Go

Photo courtesy of Car2Go

car2go reported a 30% growth in membership numbers throughout financial year 2017.

The car2go cities with the most customers are Chongqing in China (234,000 customers), Berlin (219,000 customers) and Madrid (190,000 customers). In North America, car2go reached more than one million customers at the end of 2017.

Also during the financial year 2017, the utilization rate of car2go’s 14,000 vehicles increased to approximately 38 percent. In response to customer demand, car2go also expanded its fleets with new smart and Mercedes-Benz models in 2017.

“2017 was a really successful year for car2go,” said Olivier Reppert, CEO of the car2go Group. “We have grown in all areas – number of customers, rental duration and vehicle utilization rate – and in all regions where we operate. And for 2018, all signals point towards further growth.”