According to latest figures released by the pay-as-you-go car rental firm, Streetcar, the residents in Wandsworth London are taking to the scheme like no other area in the capital. They have now exceeded 8,00 memberships after they almost doubled in just 12 months. The cars on offer through the sharing/rental scheme include BMWs, VWs and even small vans and they have more than 100 cars in 81 locations throughout the suburb. Streetcar has said due to the overwhelming popularity here they are due to increase cars and location so that can keep on supplying the people of Wandsworth with vehicles at the ready.
Streetcar is very leased how ell the scheme has taken off in the borough and it has helped many during the last 18 months of budget tightening that has had to happen. Many member of the public have had to forego their car and this is the perfect option for them for quick trips to the shops or a day out in the woods. The scheme works on an hourly rental schedule and a car can be rented for as little as £4.95. Customers simply reserve their car online or by telephone and using their special member card gain access to the vehicle. At the end of the rental period it must be returned to its original location.
Many consumers who have been using the service have said it is just like owning your own car without the added hassle of maintenance. Massive saving can be made with using a service like Streetcar if the car is not used as the primary vehicle.Author's Google+ page