Car-share startup Turo adds rental agencies to expand globally

| April 17, 2018

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San Francisco-based peer-to-peer car sharing marketplace Turo is adding vehicles from independent car rental companies to its platform.The new “Commercial Host” program makes Turo available in 56 countries across six continents, including destinations such as Paris, Amsterdam, Madrid, Rome and Mexico City.In a blog post, Turo CEO Andre Haddad wrote: “Our Commercial Host program not only expands our footprint worldwide, giving travelers access to cars wherever their journey takes them, but it provides Commercial Hosts - small independent car rental entrepreneurs who are able to offer commercial rental insurance to their guests - the ability to offer their cars to our rapidly growing global community."Haddad also says the program also will help the company determine where to launch its next peer-to-peer service. Prior to this expansion, Turo’s car-sharing rentals were available only in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom and Germany.

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