There are one billion cars in the world, a number that is set to double in the next 10 years—we’re doing everything we can to stop that from happening.
We founded Getaround® to change the way that people think about cars. With the average car sitting idle 22 hours out of each day, we knew there had to be a better way to put the cars parked on our streets to better use.
By providing a safe and seamless way for people to share cars with each other we want to change the way the world thinks about car ownership.
To make sharing a car as easy as owning your own, we built the only hardware designed specifically for peer-to-peer carsharing.
The Getaround Connect® allows renters to find, rent and unlock cars right from their phone, while giving owners the security features they need to share one of their most expensive assets.
Getaround® is making moves to become a global car rental service. Today, the startup announced its acquisition of Drivy, a Paris-headquartered car-sharing startup.Read the article