Tag: car sharing

SOCAR’s fleet grows to 1,000 vehicles

SOCAR’s fleet grows to 1,000 vehicles

Over the past year, SOCAR Malaysia, the car-sharing start-up from Korea, has been offering transportation by bringing in a new era of multiflex mobility. Recently, it reached a milestone in its young history when its fleet reached 1,000 vehicles with more than 15 models for members to choose from. From […]

Volkswagen Polo 1.6 available from SOCAR

Volkswagen Polo 1.6 available from SOCAR

SOCAR, a new type of car-sharing service which originated in Korea, came into existence 3 months ago with the objective of ‘reshaping the way Malaysians think about mobility by leading the multiflex movement’. Key to its success is fast expansion which provides increased availability and convenience for members. “The beauty […]

Mayflower Acme Tours acquires car-sharing service GoCar Mobility

Mayflower Acme Tours acquires car-sharing service GoCar Mobility

A leading Malaysian travel and car rental company, Mayflower Acme Tours Sdn Bhd (a subsidiary of Warisan TC Holdings Berhad) has announced the acquisition of a majority stake in technology start‐up GoCar Mobility Sdn Bhd, a car-sharing service which provides an affordable short‐term transportation solution. This new acquisition is part […]

Another car-sharing concept to be available in near future

Another car-sharing concept to be available in near future

KL Electric Mobility Sdn Bhd (KLEM), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Masers Energy Inc with headquarters in the USA and Europe, will invest RM1.5 billion to establish a car-sharing service known as ‘KL Electric A-gogo’. This service will be offered in Kuala Lumpur with 3,000 recharging stations for electric vehicles to […]

QNEWS: Toyota to participate in vehicle-sharing scheme in France

QNEWS: Toyota to participate in vehicle-sharing scheme in France

[swf src=”http://protomalaysia.com.my/GoodYear/620×75.swf” width=620 height=75] In October 2014, 70 Toyota i-ROAD and COMS electric vehicles (EVs), and around 30 charging stations developed and managed by EDF’s subsidiary Sodetrel, will begin service for a period of 3 years in Grenoble, France. The service is the result of a unique partnership between the […]

Peer-to-peer rental extended to businesses and councils

Peer-to-peer rental extended to businesses and councils

BUSINESSES and councils can now loan underused company cars to staff members to help recoup costs after a new scheme was announced by peer-to-peer car sharing initiative WhipCar. Under the WhipCar programme car owners whose cars regularly sit idle can rent them out to other individuals, helping to offset the […]