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The World’s Largest car2go Fleet in Vienna

After the success of car2go networks in Vancouver, Austin, Hamburg and other cities in the world, it is not surprising that the car sharing program will set up in another European country, Austria, specifically in Vienna. This new location will not be like the others, it is the largest one as there will 500 smart fortwo cars for rent starting in December. Car2go is an initiative that helps people get a rental car without the hassle of getting in a rental office as you can spontaneously rent cars anytime and any place without setting a time or place to return it to. Robert Henrich, Managing Director of car2go GmbH described… Continue Reading »


car2go is starting operations in Hamburg, Germany

car2go launched in the first city with more than a million inhabitants. car2go is starting operations in Hamburg with 300 new “car2go edition” smart fortwo. The operator is car2go Hamburg GmbH, a joint venture between the Daimler subsidiary car2go GmbH and Europcar Autovermietung GmbH. The initial area of operation will cover the 65 square kilometres within “Ring 2”. Hamburg residents have been able to register for the mobility concept since the beginning of March and more than 1,000 of them have already done so – enabling them to get in and drive off anywhere and any time from now on. The vehicles can be spontaneously rented for a price of… Continue Reading »


Daimler and Europcar Partnership Geared to Launch car2go in Hamburg

According to the statement of Daimler, Hamburg is the primary city in which the car2go is being presented as a part of their intended market launch. The launch is set towards the end of the first quarter in 2011, having 300 vehicles to start with. Europcar, the latest partner of car2go, will have a majority 75-percent stake in this shared project. The starting price for renting the car2go in Hamburg will be 29 euro cents a minute or at least 14.90 euros per hour. All of this would include the car’s fuel, insurance, mileage covered and taxes. The rate for parking in the mentioned garages is already covered in the… Continue Reading »


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