SocialYell > Zipcar





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  • Convenience

    Company: Zipcar
  • I agree with justicetime. Zipcar is very easy to use and also a great idea. But how convenient is it? Many people drive 60 or more miles per day. Carsharing might not make much sense for them. Zipcar is a great idea More...
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  • Great Idea

    Company: Zipcar
  • I've actually found out about Zipcar only recently, but it has become the world's largest car-sharing service for a reason. Any effort to reduce the amount of cars on the road, consequently decreasing millions of gallons More...
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  • Not so fast.

    Company: Zipcar
  • As much as people love to praise Zipcar and car sharing programs in general, they quickly brush over the fact that the scheme is convenient primarily for short, local errands. True, most of anyone's driving is within a c More...
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  • Plug-in-hybrids

    Company: Zipcar
  • Zipcar is partnering with the City of San Francisco to provide plug-in-hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs) at the local fleet. In the future, other cities will be able to subsidize PHEVs, assuming a more stable economy. E More...
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  • Great but room for improvment!

    Company: Zipcar
  • Yes the idea is amazing and it is great that they are saving so much crude oil since people are cutting back on driving! But as all the other people have mentioned they need to bring in EV's. Once they do this they will More...
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  • So Easy!

    Company: Zipcar
  • This service is ridiculously simple to use, has been reliable so far and is relatively economical - don't have to pay for gas, just the hourly fee! I love it. More...
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  • San Francisco, Vancouver, Better Place

    Company: Zipcar
  • While Zipcar's agenda and business model as a whole are praiseworthy and their efforts in London seem commendable, their decision not to roll out EV's in San Francisco and Vancouver reveals shortsightedness. They announc More...
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  • yet another company is dragging its feet

    Company: Zipcar
  • The only roadblock to massive adoption of EV's for Zipcar is that most areas don't have a large enough network of charging stations. But for the cities that do, there is absolutely no reason not to roll out the EV's. Her More...
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