Booking Rentals on RelayRides Just Got Easier

RelayRides CEO, Andre Haddad, shares how renting cars has become a whole lot easier for owners and renters. When our community provides us with feedback, we pop the hood and start turning wrenches on our marketplace. That’s why I’m excited to announce that we have listened to our community and are once again introducing significant...
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Vote for a RelayRides’ Member Appreciation Party in Your City

RelayRides wants to show its appreciation for its community by hosting a party in your neighborhood. You pick the city, and we’ll bring the fun. 2013 was an amazing year for RelayRides, and we owe it to our wonderful community throughout the United States. Last year brought big changes to the marketplace as well as...
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RelayRides and SFO Improve Travel with Free Airport Parking

Andre Haddad, discusses RelayRides’ agreement with SFO to become the first peer-to-peer marketplace authorized to provide free airport parking and rentals. It is with great pleasure that we announce that RelayRides is the first and only peer-to-peer car sharing marketplace to be officially licensed by an airport in the US to provide free airport parking...
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Clarifying Recent Changes at RelayRides

A transition to longer duration rentals at RelayRides has led to significant changes to the policies. Here is a simple overview of several recent changes. We announced October 1st that we would be ending our instant reservation and hourly rental programs and completely focusing on longer duration rentals. As part of this shift, and in...
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RelayRides Insurance Update

RelayRides CEO, Andre Haddad, shares an important update on RelayRides’ insurance and explains why RelayRides is one of the safest transportation options. There has been a lot of media speculation following the tragic Boston accident that occurred in February 2012, involving a car rented through RelayRides. Many pointed to that accident as a prime example...
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What California’s Regulation of Ridesharing Services Means

RelayRides members have asked how recent CPUC regulations on ridesharing have affected RelayRides, so blogger Sydney Jarod has pulled together this overview. In September, the California Public Utilities Commission voted 5-0 to pass the first set of regulations of larger framework which will provide the guidelines under which peer-to-peer ridesharing services like Lyft and Sidecar...
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Introducing the Redesigned RelayRides Blog

RelayRides CEO, Andre Haddad, introduces the completely redesigned RelayRides Blog. I am really excited to introduce the newly redesigned RelayRides Blog. The redesign delivers many improvements: Posts are more visual and more easily scannable Posts are easy to share through social media and email Additionally, we have added a subscription feature that allows you to...
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Long-Duration Rentals Fuel 3X Growth at RelayRides in 2013

RelayRides CEO, Andre Haddad, shares news about how 95% of RelayRides’ revenues comes from long-duration rentals and discontinuation of hourly rentals on the marketplace. I am excited to share with you an important update to the RelayRides marketplace. Over the past year, RelayRides has seen unprecedented growth, due in no small part to you. I...
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Exciting Updates: Owner Calendars and Mileage Policy Change

Just before the end of summer, RelayRides shares some important changes to the marketplace for owners and renters. Some people consider August the lazy days of summer, but at RelayRides we’re constantly cranking out updates to make our marketplace better than ever for owners and renters alike. Meet our latest updates: a car calendar for...
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RelayRides Expands Airport Rental Options!

We share how we are reshaping travel with existing airport marketplace features and the announcement of a new free airport parking option at SFO Free Airport Parking at SFO Takes Off!   Today we are very excited to announce the latest enhancement to the RelayRides marketplace–free airport parking at SFO! Now, owners departing from SFO...
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