Getting Your Vehicle Prepped for the RelayRides Marketplace

RelayRides blogger Brad Iger shares some member tips for getting your car ready to rent on the RelayRides marketplace (and making even more from your car) When you list your vehicle on the RelayRides marketplace, you get to dictate the terms and conditions of who can rent your vehicle and when. You also have the...
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What's Is the True Value of My Car?

RelayRides blogger Brad Iger explains how we measure the value of our vehicles in the wrong way and how to realize the true value of our cars with RelayRides When we make an investment in a house, or company’s stock, we expect the investment to not only repay us, but to appreciate and generate money...
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A Conversation with Shasta Venture's Rob Coneybeer

Rob Coneybeer, RelayRides investor and managing director at Shasta Ventures, spoke with Sydney Jarod about investing, transportation and renting out his car You’ve invested in a number of point-to-point transportation-related start-ups recently. What is it about point-to-point transportation that is so ripe for disruption? We think that point-to-point transportation is an area that really hasn’t...
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New York City Driving Tips

Driving in New York City can be nerve-wracking for locals and visitors alike. So, we’ve asked our auto expert, Brad Iger for driving tips for the Big Apple If you live in New York City, chances are you don’t own a car. Most of the time, you don’t need one, since public transportation is excellent...
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Driving Music: Top Jazz Albums

The right music can make any drive better. So, we asked jazz musician Richard Giddens to give us his picks for the best albums to listen to while on the road Great jazz can make a bad drive good, or a good drive transcendental. While many people today feel like jazz is difficult to access,...
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Make This Long Weekend a Romantic One

RelayRides blogger Nicholas Pell has some great suggestions for combining Valentine’s Day and President’s Day to make it a long romantic weekend Tomorrow is Valentine’s Day. And while just about everyone will be doing the same old, same old–something along the lines of dinner and a movie with their beloved–why not take off from work...
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The Perfect Car for a Romantic Date

Still haven’t booked a car for a romantic Valentine’s Day/weekend? Hopefully RelayRides blogger Sydney Jarod’s suggestions will motivate you to make it happen With Valentine’s Day upon us, we think RelayRides should really be called RomanceRides. After all, can’t a beautiful or sporty car help further set the mood for an exciting, romantic night out?...
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Approve That Request and Make Money from Your Car Today!

Congrats on joining RelayRides! Now, to get the cash rolling in, you need to approve that first request. Blogger Nicholas Pell shares how simple this is If you’re new to RelayRides, congratulations and welcome to the marketplace! Maybe you heard about us in this recent Forbes article. Perhaps you stumbled across one of our member...
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Last Stop Til May: Rent a RelayRides Car for Presidents’ Day

This being the last three-day weekend til May, RelayRides blogger Sydney Jarod suggests grabbing life by the wheel and driving to adventure at a discount If you’ve ever been on a long road trip, you’ve probably passed a sign that read ‘Last Stop for Food and Gas for xx Miles.’ The feeling we have is...
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International Car/Ride Sharing Options

While RelayRides isn’t available worldwide, our blogger Nicholas Pell shares great car/ride sharing options for trips abroad RelayRides peer-to-peer car-sharing service is great, but there’s one small problem–we’re only in the United States. When you travel internationally, you’re going to need another way to get around without a car. As usual, fleet-based car-rental services are...
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