November 9, 2015 0

Share your car this winter!


+-*With the Holidays (and maybe even El Nino) right around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about colder weather, darker days, and rough road conditions are ahead. Preparing your car for winter before the storms hit, will help keep your car and renters safe. The Getaround Fleet Team has a few helpful tips to […]

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November 5, 2015 0



+-*Washington D.C. resident and Getaround owner Esteban Fernandez has the perfect city car – a compact 2008 Toyota Yaris. Esteban purchased his Toyota Yaris, 08Toyota, his senior year of college, with moving to D.C. at the top of his mind. “I grew up in Florida,” Esteban says. “I was used to having to drive every […]

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October 20, 2015 0

Bring Getaround to NY!


+-*Carsharing services like Getaround are currently able to operate in every state except New York. Peer-to-peer carsharing isn’t explicitly illegal in New York, but the insurance framework needs a small tweak to allow carsharing organizations to ensure folks sharing and renting vehicles on Getaround are fully insured. Leaders in the New York State Legislature, led by Senator […]

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October 9, 2015 0



+-*Getaround owner Matt Duffy has one of the best parking spots in San Francisco for his car Taylortruck. “My car is permanently parked across from  the Painted Ladies,” he laughed. “That could be a pickup line.” The Painted Ladies, a San Francisco favorite, refers to the now famous row of six Victorian houses across from […]

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September 22, 2015 0

Announcing Our New Fee Schedule


+-*Today we are pleased to share our new Fee and Commission Schedule. Our Team has been working hard to build out this new fee structure to set clear expectations for both owners and renters when sharing on Getaround.   The new fee structure ensures that Community Violations, including things like smoking, trip cancellations, and unfilled […]

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September 9, 2015 0



+-*San Francisco Bay Area native, Katelin Schroeder is deeply familiar with the sharing economy. When she saw a Getaround car in her neighborhood one day, she figured that her neighbors were onto something. “My car was just sitting at my parents’ house in Marin,” she said, “It was already paid for. And I wasn’t using […]

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August 27, 2015 0

Announcing Getaround for Apple Watch

Getaround for Apple Watch

+-*Since day one, our team has been focused on impacting the future of transportation through technology. Today, we’re excited to announce the launch of our Apple Watch app – which, if you ask us, is straight out of the future. Getaround renters can locate and unlock Getaround cars right, from their watch and get quick trip information […]

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August 10, 2015 0

Changing the way Chicago gets around

Getaround launches Chicago

+-*It’s a huge day for carsharing in Chicago. Not only are we officially launching our game-changing , on-demand service throughout the Windy City – but we’re also announcing our part in a revolutionary, $715,000 federally funded study designed to examine the impact of carsharing in Chicago. More specifically, the study will explore the impact of peer-to-peer […]

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