April 1, 2015 0

Announcing: user feedback, walk-around inspections and trusted renters

+-*The Getaround Team is constantly working to create a seamless and reliable carsharing experience. Today, we’re excited to announce a new set of features specifically designed to build a bigger, stronger Getaround community: revamped user feedback, walk-around inspections and trusted renters. Combined, these new features will provide our team with the insight they need to react to […]

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February 12, 2015 0

Take Romantic Northern California Road Trips In These Awesome Rides

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+-*Editor’s note: A version of this post originally appeared on The Bold Italic on 2/12/2015. Look, nobody is going to deny that spending Valentine’s Day in San Francisco is a romantic and charming idea. But when was the last time you went somewhere new? We mean, when you really shook up your routine? This Valentine’s […]

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January 30, 2015 0

Sharing made simple: Getaround Autotoll™

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+-*We’ve heard from Getaround users that dealing with toll payments can be frustrating. Today we’re excited to roll out Getaround Autotoll™ – a new feature that will automatically bill renters directly for the tolls that occur during a trip. This is a huge step towards simplifying sharing cars on Getaround. I share my car,  how does […]

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November 22, 2014 0

Announcing Getaround for Android

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+-*We had some big announcements yesterday but one of the biggest announcements for our users is the official launch of Getaround for Android. With this new app it’s easier than ever for Android users to find, rent and unlock Getaround cars nearby. This app has many of the same features great features as the Getaround experience for iPhone, […]

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November 20, 2014 1

The Road Ahead: Announcing $24M in funding & national expansion

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+-*We’re thrilled to announce $24M in Series B funding lead by Cox Automotive—owner of AutoTrader, Kelley Blue Book and Manheim Auctions. This marks an important milestone in the Getaround story and we are beyond excited by what it means for our community and the future of peer-to-peer carsharing everywhere. Through its portfolio of companies, Cox reaches […]

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October 20, 2014 0

Getaround for iPhone: Now with Apple Pay

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+-*Renting a car on Getaround just got even easier. Starting today, Getaround users can opt to pay for their next trip using a debit or credit card stored in their Apple Pay account. Making carsharing easy At Getaround, we are dedicated to making sharing a car as easy and convenient as owning one yourself, and by integrating […]

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April 13, 2014 0

Drive for free. Give $25, Get $25.

Get $25. Give $25.

+-*Today, we’re excited to announce a long awaited friend referral program! Now, you can invite friends and get free driving credit. You’ll earn $25 for each friend who books and they’ll get $25 off their first trip! It’s a win-win.  Check your email for your referral link. Share your link on social media networks like Facebook […]

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April 9, 2014 0

HUGE PARTNERSHIP WITH CITY OF SAN FRANCSICO; PLANS TO DOUBLE INSTANT

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+-*Project will expand carsharing across San Francisco, promises to reduce parking congestion, improve environment & boost local economy. We’re excited to announce that Getaround has officially been selected to partner with the City of San Francisco to expand car sharing across the city. As part of this new initiative the City will be assigning 450 […]

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March 22, 2014 0

Get Your Getaround Saturday Spring Bonus!

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+-*Spring is here and summer is on it’s way! That’s great news for owning (and sharing) an underutilized car in San Francisco. The Getaround community is growing quickly so we want to offer you a win-win. For any Saturday trips, we’ll give you a 10% bonus on your regular earnings! If you’re not using your car, […]

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March 17, 2014 0

Unofficial Tax Advice from A Getaround (Tesla) Owner

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+-*I’ve long been a happy Getaround member, first renting cars and now, sharing my Tesla Model S. In fact, I’ve earned quite a lot sharing my car and given tax season is here, I thought I’d share some of my learnings around taxes. Disclaimer: I am not a tax expert and you should consult an […]

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