Austin-based companies Silvercar and Austin FC, the 27th club in Major League Soccer (MLS), hace formed a partnership in advance of the club’s inaugural season in 2021. Silvercar is now an official partner of Austin FC and will provide Austin’s first and only professional sports team with use of Silvercar by Audi premium vehicles beginning in 2020.
In addition to Silvercar by Audi providing vehicles for various Austin FC vehicle needs, the collaboration between both Austin-based brands will ultimately produce enhanced mobility access and custom experiences for Austin FC season members.
“We are grateful to welcome Silvercar to the Austin FC family and we are pleased to have another innovative, Austin-born brand align with our growing Club,” Andy Loughnane, president of Austin FC, said in a statement. “Silvercar is a tech-forward company that can meet the needs of our Club and our supporters and this partnership represents a natural fit for both Austin FC and Silvercar."
Silvercar by Audi is a mobility solutions premium car rental service that provides customers with well-equipped Audi A4, Audi A5 Cabriolet, Audi Q5, and Audi Q7 SUVs. The app based service is designed to deliver an alternative for modern travelers who are seeking style and performance, while eliminating the hassle of renting cars.
Headquartered in Austin, with 26 locations nationwide including at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, the Silvercar fleet is fully equipped with premium Thule ski racks, Wi-Fi, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, Peg Perego car seats, pet carriers and SiriusXM satellite radio, all at no additional cost.