Glen Eira has started a 12-month trial of the scheme that provides public access to shared cars. The council has partnered with operators Flexicar and GoGet to provide four cars in Caulfield and four in Elsternwick, each with an allocated parking space.
Car-sharing services are becoming more commonplace in the United States. Albany now has two, enabling mobility for drivers without the hassle of using an auto-rental company.
Carshare operators are requried to perform DMV driving checks on ALL prospective members prior to be sold a commercial auto policy to run their business. Carshare operators are not mandated to have drivers submit to Department of Justice background checks since the insurance excludes them from running a service of picking people up in their […]
The Transportation Sustainability Research Center (TSRC), under the direction of Dr. Susan Shaheen, have released their car-sharing outlook for 2014. Despite the entrance of peer-to-peer application based rideshare companies, the outlook for carsharing remains steady.
Spice Girl Mel B. has ventured into the app based transportation business, cofounding ToroRide, a black car service to rival Uber, perhaps. Los Angeles is the only market they are in at the moment and appears to be a service for the elite, while Uber is available nationwide.
Budweiser Made In America Fest will be happening Labor Day weekend simultaneously in Downtown Los Angeles and Philadelphia. Proceeds will benefit the Shawn Carter Foundation, United Way of Greater Los Angeles and Budweiser Veterans, to name a few. The Budweiser Made in America fest will be a two-day event, August 30 and 31 and will feature some of […]