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February 20, 2019 0

Getaround Safely: Winter Driving Tips

*+-Don’t lose your cool when winter weather makes road conditions less than ideal. Get a grip with these winter driving tips that will help you Getaround safely all winter long. Top Traction Tips Never use cruise control on slippery roads. Accelerate and decelerate slowly for the best traction, and never drive in a hurry. When going […]

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February 15, 2019 1

Unlocking the Best of Washington D.C.

*+-We want to make it easy for you to unlock the best, not just of Getaround cars, but also in life. As we roll into 2019, we’ll be sharing a series of travel guides from our local Getaround teams on the ground to give you the inside scoop on the best local food, attractions and […]

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February 13, 2019 0

Happy Valentine’s Day!

*+-We really, really like you – so take $14 off your next trip! Use code VDAY19 at checkout and enjoy the ride. *Code expires 2/15. ❤️🧡💛💚💙💜

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February 13, 2019 0

Winter Car Care Tips from the Getaround Garage

*+-Winter rears its frigid head every year, leaving whiteout conditions, black ice, and your frozen vehicle in its wake. To help you avoid getting iced out of your cold weather travel plans, our Getaround Garage master autotech, Crosby, has some car maintenance tips ranging from easy to expert to keep your ride road-ready all winter […]

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October 20, 2014 0

Getaround for iPhone: Now with Apple Pay

*+-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 9, 2014 0

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

*+-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 17, 2014 0

Unofficial Tax Advice from A Getaround (Tesla) Owner

*+-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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February 24, 2014 0

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

*+-This post originally appeared on plugincars.com on 12/9/2013 By: Brad Berman Last month, San Francisco-based Bruno Bowden raked in $4,700 in revenue by offering his six-figure Tesla Model S on Getaround, the peer-to-peer carsharing service. After GetAround took their share for insurance and logistics, Bowden was left with $2,820 of income. “It’s actually more than […]

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February 19, 2014 1

Together, We’re #GoingPlaces

*+-We have big news to share.  Actually, we have three pieces of news to share: we’ve grown over ten-fold in the past year, had 7x annual growth in revenue, and just signed a new insurance deal that enables us to expand carsharing nationwide. None of this would have been possible without you. We launched Getaround […]

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January 6, 2014 0

SF MAESTRO USING GETAROUND TO SUPPORT MUSIC EDUCATION

*+-From micro-entrepreneurship to micro-philanthropy, San Francisco Academy Orchestra Conductor Andrei Gorbatenko is kicking off 2014 by using Getaround to support music education. Not only does the Maestro share his car when he’s not using it, he’s using the earnings to raise money for the Academy Orchestra Scholarship Fund. From now through January 31st. Andrei is […]

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