Well-liked cab-hailing platform Ola is now able to tackle companies like Zoomcar, Myles and others within the self-driving automobile rental section with the launch of its personal automobile leases dubbed “Ola Drive” in India. The corporate is additional increasing its portfolio to make it attainable for millennials to make use of a single app for all their journey wants – be it intra-city, inter-city, or simply one other leisure journey with mates.
Ola Drive has been launched in Bengaluru first, with plans to develop to Hyderabad, New Delhi, and Mumbai within the coming weeks. The corporate is now organising pick-up stations throughout completely different residential and business hubs in Bengaluru. When you’re within the area, the Drive possibility ought to now seem on the high, subsequent to Outstation, in your Ola app.
The corporate boasts that it has launched probably the most versatile, highly-customizable rental service for customers. They will e book a automobile of their selection (together with the Suzuki Dzire, Swift, Ciaz, Hyundai i10, Verna, Creta, and others) for as little as two hours. When you choose a begin and finish time, the app will current you with the choice to decide on the space you intend to drive the rental automobile. You get 80kms free with every reserving, however you possibly can select whether or not you need gasoline inclusion within the fare or not.
One of many highlights of Ola Drive is that every one the rental automobiles below this program will come geared up with its linked automobile platform Ola Play. This implies you’re going to get a 7-inch pill (learn infotainment system, as per Ola) within the automobile with Bluetooth connectivity, GPS help, and media playback – similar to you discover in Premier cabs.
Ola Drive may even supply security options resembling 24/7 helpline, emergency button, and the flexibility to trace your journey in real-time. This additionally contains “road-side help” in case your rental car ever breaks down, which is analogous to what a lot of its opponents have already got to supply. So, you now not need to spend time in search of a self-driving rental automobile service because it’s now built-in in a service some could use on the day by day.