Keep your Zipcar Monday through Friday: To Meet Evolving Member Needs During the Coronavirus Pandemic, Zipcar to Expand “Dedicated Zipcar”

Dedicated Zipcar provides members exclusive use of the same vehicle Monday through Friday, with gas, insurance and parking included

Apr 8, 2020

As an essential transportation service provider meeting evolving necessary transportation needs during the coronavirus crisis, Zipcar, the world’s leading car-sharing network, today announced it is expanding Dedicated Zipcar, an option that provides members the exclusive use of a vehicle Monday through Friday for approved uses of transportation. Due to the increasing demand for affordable access to the same car during this unprecedented time, Dedicated Zipcar is expanding in current cities and launching in several new ones. Zipcar is committed to continuing to help people to conduct essential and necessary travel, with on-demand access to vehicles by the hour, day, or week in convenient urban locations with gas, insurance and parking included with each reservation.

“As everyone adjusts to new routines, we know many people need a new, reliable way to take care of their daily needs. Zipcar is now more accessible than ever for those with essential jobs who need to commute to work and for people who need to run essential errands,” said Tracey Zhen, President of Zipcar. “The current situation has created new needs for our members who rely on our convenient on-demand vehicles in urban locations. So, we have adjusted our offerings to allow members to keep the same Zipcar in hopes of making this situation easier.”

About Dedicated Zipcar

Due to increasing demand from cities nationwide, Zipcar is allocating more of its fleet to Dedicated Zipcar. Aiming to reduce the burdens of car ownership, Dedicated Zipcar provides exclusive access to a dedicated vehicle Monday through Friday with parking, gas, insurance and regular maintenance included in the monthly cost.

Dedicated Zipcar options are currently available in Baltimore, Boston, Chicago, DC, New York, Philadelphia, Portland, San Francisco, Seattle, and Toronto. Dedicated Zipcar is launching in several new cities, including Atlanta, Austin, Dallas, Denver, Detroit, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, Milwaukee, Minneapolis, Pittsburgh, Providence, Sacramento, and San Diego. Dedicated Zipcars are available in two classes of vehicles and vary by market.

To learn about how Zipcar is responding to the COVID-19 health crisis, please visit www.Zipcar.com/covid19.

About Zipcar

Zipcar is the world’s leading car-sharing network, driven by a mission to enable simple and responsible urban living. With its wide variety of self-service vehicles available by the hour, day or week, Zipcar operates in urban areas and university campuses in nearly 500 cities and towns. Zipcar offers the most comprehensive, most convenient and most flexible car-sharing options available. Zipcar is a subsidiary of Avis Budget Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: CAR), a leading global provider of mobility solutions. More information is available at www.zipcar.com

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