UFODrive expands EV rental business to the U.S.

UFODrive expands EV rental business to the U.S.

Picture: UFODrive UFODrive announced the launch of its first U.S. city on August 4, starting with San Francisco. The electric vehicle rental has seen rapid growth in 20 cities across Europe already. Now, Bay area residents and visitors can book and drive Teslas in minutes from the UFODrive app.   The rental experience with UFODrive is keyless and contactless, and the company said it is transforming the way we rent and unlocking the potential of...

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UFODrive expands EV rental business to the U.S.
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Picture: UFODrive UFODrive announced the launch of its first U.S. city on August 4, starting with San Francisco. The electric vehicle rental has seen rapid growth in 20 cities across Europe already. Now, Bay area residents and visitors can book and drive Teslas in...

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UFODrive expands EV rental business to the U.S.
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Chicago commits to 100% renewable energy by 2025
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