09 Aug '17, 4am

Car2go Sees 40-Percent Trip Growth In First Half

Car2go Sees 40-Percent Trip Growth In First Half

Daimler’s car2go is starting to see some real payback for its one-way carsharing business model with 40-percent growth in the first half of this year. More than 4.5 million trips were taken in the first half of 2017 at 11 North American locations. The company also reported that customers were spending 33 percent more time on their trips than the first half of 2016. Users appreciate the convenient, affordable way to get across the city, the company said. Growth has been helped by adding Mercedes-Benz vehicles to the fleet in January. Since then, membership has grown by nearly 100,000 new customers, the company said. The fleet had started out with the Smart Fortwo car from Daimler’s subsidiary, and this year has added the Mercedes-Benz GLA crossover and CLA sedan. The company has taken a cautious gradual approach to doing global business. Its presence in North American start...

Full article: http://www.hybridcars.com/car2go-sees-40-percent-trip-gro...

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