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Car-sharing returns to Seattle, but will it last? Testing AAA’s new GIG service amid a pandemic

On Jul 20, 2020
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[email protected] shares a local perspective on their experience with @GIGCarShare, AAA's free-floating #carsharing service that just expanded to Seattle. The verdict: clean rides due to (thankfully) strict sanitation guidelines & solid app/feature functionality. https://t.co/lJp71qfyos
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Car-sharing is back. Seattleites have a new mobility option thanks to AAA, which just launched its GIG Car Share service in the Emerald City with 250 Toyota Prius hybrid vehicles on the streets.

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On Jul 20, 2020
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[email protected] shares a local perspective on their experience with @GIGCarShare, AAA's free-floating #carsharing service that just expanded to Seattle. The verdict: clean rides due to (thankfully) strict sanitation guidelines & solid app/feature functionality. https://t.co/lJp71qfyos
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Car-sharing returns to Seattle, but will it last? Testing AAA’s new GIG service amid a pandemic

Car-sharing returns to Seattle, but will it last? Testing AAA’s new GIG service amid a pandemic

Car-sharing is back. Seattleites have a new mobility option thanks to AAA, which just launched its GIG Car Share service in the Emerald City with 250 Toyota Prius hybrid vehicles on the ...

Car sharing guide: On-demand, short-term car rentals

Car sharing guide: On-demand, short-term car rentals

If you only need a car some of the time, a car-sharing service might be for you.

Free-floating car-share will return to Seattle this spring with new AAA service

Free-floating car-share will return to Seattle this spring with new AAA service

Seattle is getting a new free-floating car-share service this spring, filling a void left by popular mobility options that exited the city over the past few months. AAA is expanding its GIG ...

Shared Mobility by Region: Canada

Shared Mobility by Region: Canada

Today we look at Canadian Shared Mobility options including carsharing, ridehailing, bikesharing and Autonomous vehicles in our regional overview.

GM uses social distancing to shut down Maven car-sharing unit

GM uses social distancing to shut down Maven car-sharing unit

GM's Maven unit was many different things in a rapidly evolving sharing landscape and gig economy—which might be why it didn't succeed.

Time to buy a car? Industry hopes for coronavirus silver lining | Free to read

Time to buy a car? Industry hopes for coronavirus silver lining | Free to read

Health concerns are driving sales as consumers shun public transport

Developers Reduce Parking via Car Sharing

Developers Reduce Parking via Car Sharing

Incentivized by city parking policies, private developers provide fewer parking spaces or increase density in new projects.

An elegy for Car2Go, the smarter Zipcar rival that lost its way

An elegy for Car2Go, the smarter Zipcar rival that lost its way

This smartphone-enabled car-sharing service was a boon for the people who used it. Too bad Daimler couldn’t make a business out of it.

Car2Go's exit from 5 cities raises car-sharing viability questions

Car2Go's exit from 5 cities raises car-sharing viability questions

Car2Go is the latest car-sharing service to exit major cities, following the shuttering of ReachNow and Lime's car-sharing program, LimePod. 

Groupe PSA: Free2Move adds Citroën Ami – 100% ëlectric to its carsharing service in Paris

Groupe PSA: Free2Move adds Citroën Ami – 100% ëlectric to its carsharing service in Paris

This spring, mobility brand Free2Move will add Citroën’s latest innovation Ami – 100% ëlectric, to its range of services in Paris. This quirky, ultra-compact vehicle can be driven from the ...