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July 15, 2021

Driving change: CEO of car-sharing platform Getaround on new EU climate plan

The European Union has unveiled sweeping new legislation to tackle climate change over the coming decade.
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April 30, 2021

Car-Sharing Startups Emerge From Pandemic With New Lease on Life

A pair of car-sharing companies that have outlasted more-established challengers and survived the pandemic are looking to bolster their balance sheets by tapping into Wall Street’s fascination with auto-related startups.
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April 30, 2021

Surging Demand Boosts Car Rental Startups

Americans in the market for a rental car have much to complain about lately. First there’s sticker shock: Rental costs are astronomically higher than even pre-pandemic levels.
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March 5, 2021

Getaround wants to help you start your own car-sharing business

A service for people with a couple of vehicles or more. Getaround, the peer-to-peer car-sharing service, is launching a new program to help support people who want to rent out more than just a couple of cars. The program is called Power Host, and it’s designed to help customers manage small fleets of shared vehicles.
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March 1, 2021

Avoid Vehicle Payments and Debt by Using Getaround’s Convenient Car-Sharing Service

In a Nutshell: Automobiles have forever altered the way we travel as well as how and where we live. But despite the advantages automobiles offer, there’s no denying that fossil fuel-powered vehicles are bad for the environment.
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November 6, 2020

Getaround Car-Sharing Tech Disrupts Car Ownership

In a world that’s home to one billion cars that sit unused the majority of the time, the concept of sharing a vehicle only when you need it – versus owning one 100 percent of the time – is catching on.
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News archive

September 15, 2021

Getaround’s Program Rewards Car Owners for Sharing More Vehicles

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July 15, 2021

Driving change: CEO of car-sharing platform Getaround on new EU climate plan

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May 19, 2021

16 Questions for Getaround

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April 30, 2021

Surging Demand Boosts Car Rental Startups

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April 30, 2021

Car-Sharing Startups Emerge From Pandemic With New Lease on Life

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March 5, 2021

Getaround wants to help you start your own car-sharing business

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March 1, 2021

Avoid Vehicle Payments and Debt by Using Getaround’s Convenient Car-Sharing Service

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November 6, 2020

Getaround Car-Sharing Tech Disrupts Car Ownership

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October 14, 2020

GetAround CEO: Revenue is twice as high prior to Covid-19

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October 14, 2020

Getaround raises a $140 million Series E amid rebound in short-distance travel

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October 14, 2020

Getaround Driving Growth With $140M Series E

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October 14, 2020

Car-sharing startup Getaround raises $140 million as business recovers from pandemic low

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September 30, 2020

Can You Make Money Renting Your Car?

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August 10, 2020

Start-Ups Braced for the Worst. The Worst Never Came

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December 13, 2018

Getaround® to expand Uber partnership to four more cities

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August 21, 2018

SoftBank revs up peer-to-peer car sharing with an investment in Getaround

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October 19, 2016

New ride-sharing service turns your car into a rental car

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October 17, 2016

Under 30 Tech CEOs Emphasize Trust As Key To The Sharing Economy

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September 26, 2016

People who can't afford Teslas are using car-sharing networks to pay for them

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August 4, 2016

Smartphones Bring More Mobility to the Rental Car Business

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July 29, 2016

Old-school carmakers see future in sharing, not owning

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July 27, 2016

Not Doing This While You're Traveling? You're Losing $$$

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July 17, 2016

Peer-to-peer car sharing growing fast in Chicago

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April 29, 2016

Startup Getaround Wants to Share Your Car With Other Drivers

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February 25, 2016

With The Getaround App, Your Idle Car Can Pay For Itself

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February 24, 2016

Why Big Tech Firms Push for a DC Expansion First

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January 15, 2016

Here are 7 ways Chicagoans can make a little extra on the side

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January 12, 2016

Announcing 40 Under 40's tech titans

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January 4, 2016

30 Under 30 Consumer Tech 2016: Delivering Transportation, Security And Luxury With A Single Tap.

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December 15, 2015

6 tech startups to watch in 2016

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November 24, 2015

How My Car Makes Me Money While I Travel

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November 24, 2015

2015 Connected Car Expo roundup

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October 29, 2015

Getaround - San Francisco Offices

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October 21, 2015

Go inside the lovely apartment of a San Francisco startup founder

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October 6, 2015

GETAROUND: The Startup Dream Office That Makes Cool Use Of Color

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October 6, 2015

A Tour of Getaround's New San Francisco Office

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September 28, 2015

Getaround's Revenue Has Doubled To Tens Of Millions In The Last Six Months

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September 25, 2015

These 10 up-and-coming startups are on Goldman Sachs' radar

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September 14, 2015

10 truly innovative auto startups

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August 25, 2015

The Top 3 Hottest Automotive Companies of 2015

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August 14, 2015

Why DC Is Becoming a Mecca for P2P Car-Sharing

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August 11, 2015

Getaround Wants You to Rent Your Car to Your Neighbor in Chicago

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August 11, 2015

Is Chicago becoming a hub for car-related apps?

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August 10, 2015

A neighborly approach to sharing your car kicks off

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July 15, 2015

How car sharing service Getaround works

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June 24, 2015

Ford Partners With Getaround for P2P Car-Sharing in DC

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June 24, 2015

Ford to Test a Car-Sharing Service

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June 24, 2015

Ford wants customers to rent their cars to other people

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June 24, 2015

Ford jumps into car-share business

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May 29, 2015

Uber and Lyft have new competition in DC

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May 29, 2015

Two new transportation apps launch in D.C.

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May 20, 2015

Two new ride-sharing apps drive into the District

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May 20, 2015

Washington, DC to Be Site of Car Rental/Sharing Power Struggle

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May 19, 2015

Getaround, an 'Airbnb for cars,' expands to DC

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May 19, 2015

Letting Total Strangers Drive Your Car

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May 18, 2015

Getaround, the app that lets you rent a stranger's car, launches in Washington

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May 18, 2015

Carsharing Startup Getaround Launches in DC to Rival Zipcar

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April 10, 2015

Saving money on travel using P2P

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March 31, 2015

How Car Sharing Affects Your Car Insurance Quote

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March 24, 2015

Shop Talk: The ins and outs of Berkeley businesses

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March 23, 2015

Getaround's business pivot means more convenience but fewer shared cars

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March 18, 2015

Is Uber Making Car Ownership Obsolete

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March 16, 2015

How The Sharing Economy Could Help The Poorest Among Us

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March 15, 2015

The real promise of the 'sharing economy' is what it could do for the poor

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February 20, 2015

Is Getaround the Uber of Car Sharing?

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November 24, 2014

Old-school car companies join forces with 'car-sharing' Getaround

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November 20, 2014

Car Sharing Company Getaround Fuels Up at $200 Million Valuation

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November 20, 2014

Getaround Gets $24M In Strategic Funding To Bring Peer-To-Peer Car Rentals To New Markets

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November 20, 2014

Getaround Raises $24 Million To Make Car-Sharing On Demand

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November 20, 2014

Getaround's smartphone entry system propels rise in car sharing

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November 20, 2014

Getaround Takes $24 Million More to Make Car Sharing Instant

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October 27, 2014

How Getaround Grew the 'Impossible Idea' to over 200,000 members.

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October 26, 2014

15 Apps That Let You Join the Sharing Economy

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October 14, 2014

Getting Rid Of Your Car Will Make You More Creative, Productive And Happier

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October 7, 2014

Rent out your car while you're at work?

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October 1, 2014

Wonder Women

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September 28, 2014

I Don't Own A Car, But I Can Borrow One From A Stranger Whenever I Want Thanks To An App

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August 20, 2014

Building a Peer-to-Peer Car Sharing Network at Age 27

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July 23, 2014

Getaround, RelayRides, FlightCar fuel the whole-car sharing trend

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June 14, 2014

Need a car? Rent your neighbor's

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April 9, 2014

Car-sharing firms getting 900 S.F. street parking spaces

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April 9, 2014

Three Car Sharing Companies Gain Access to 900 SFMTA Parking Spots

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April 9, 2014

Three Car Sharing Companies Gain Access to 900 SFMTA Parking Spots

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March 10, 2014

Getaround' While Helping the Environment

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February 19, 2014

P2P Carsharing Leader Getaround Boosts Growth with Bold Product Moves

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February 8, 2014

Tech Panel: Collaborative Consumption

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January 13, 2014

Start-up Trends for 2014

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December 20, 2013

Getaround Strikes Deal To Offer Discounted Leases For Smart Cars Listed On Its Rental Platform

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December 9, 2013

Make Money By Buying, and Then Renting, a Tesla Model S

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November 5, 2013

How Car-Sharing Service Getaround Gives Us A Rare Glimpse Of Disruption In Motion

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October 9, 2013

New Ways to Avoid Getting a Real Job

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October 2, 2013

A New Way to Rent a Car

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August 28, 2013

Will 'sharing' replace renting cars?

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June 27, 2013

A New Way to Rent a Car

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May 16, 2013

CNBC Disruptor 50

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May 16, 2013

Workouts of the World's Busiest Women

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May 13, 2013

Download these mobile apps to save money on summer travel

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April 24, 2013

Take a Seat with Rising Stars of the Sharing Economy

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March 25, 2013

Million-Dollar Babes

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March 24, 2013

Welcome to the new economy built on sharing

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