World Places and News

Uber riders in Dubai can now select electric-powered Tesla

Uber riders in Dubai can now select electric-powered Tesla

Uber riders in Dubai can now select electric-powered Tesla
October 10
13:47 2017


A man holds an Apple iPad Mini as he uses Uber app on October 6, 2017 in Hong Kong.

studioEAST | Getty Images News | Getty Images

A man holds an Apple iPad Mini as he uses Uber app on October 6, 2017 in Hong Kong.

The U.S.-based ride-hailing app launched the UberONE option on Tuesday in partnership with Dubai Taxi Corporation, which added 50 Tesla Model X and Model S to its fleet last month.

The vehicles, which Uber riders can select for a slightly higher fare, are equipped with self-driving components.

Dubai’s transport authority is aiming to add another 150 Tesla vehicles to its fleet in 2018 and 2019.

Uber’s General Manager in the United Arab Emirates, Chris Free, says the partnership is line with the company’s drive to provide riders with “new and progressive experiences.”



Source link

Share

About Author

harib

harib

Related Articles

Booking.com

—— — BEST OFFERS NOW! ——–



Site Statistics

  • Users online: 1 
  • Visitors today : 47
  • Page views today : 102
  • Total visitors : 154,232
  • Total page view: 590,230