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People often discuss “peak oil,” but I’d like to broach a far more controversial topic: Peak Uber. That’s right, your not so friendly neighborhood ride-sharing services not necessarily on an inexorable march toward world domination (even at a valuation of $62.5B). Far too often, people are lulled to sleep by recent historical trends and it typically requires a vigorous jolt to remind a person that past performance is no guarantee for future success.  At the very…

When the time of Ramadan comes every year,  the lanes in Delhi fill up a lot of small eateries and roadside stalls filled with yummy treats both sweet and savory. The month is spent fasting during the daylight hours from dawn to sunset, post sunset the fast is broken with dates and food is  relished by all. Here’s our list of a few Ramadan Delicacies In Delhi you must try. Al-Jawahar Near Jama-Masjid Gate no.1…

How Zoomcar is redefining environment-friendly transportation in India. World Environment Day, celebrated every year on June 5th, is celebrated by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). Its objective is to raise global awareness about positive environmental action. The idea of ‘Sharing economy’ which has grown manifolds in last one decade is believed to be one of the biggest attempts to promote environmental sustainability. With its focus on ‘Collaborative consumption’ and giving more importance to ‘access’…

Firstly, thank you! We received an overwhelming response to our Suggestion-box contest. We conducted this contest to understand, what were the pains areas for our customers; that we could improve on. The responses we received made us more aware of problem areas, as well as the needs of you, our customer. Suggestions poured in on areas, but since we decided to chose, Car Cleanliness and Mechanical Condition of the car as the topics; we decided…

With the long weekend approaching, a getaway is beckoning to us all. Time to pack a bag and zoom off toward the gorgeous Araku Valley. This  beautiful hill station in Andhra Pradesh is often referred to as Andhra Ooty and fondly called Araku. It can be reached easily, as it’s a mere 26 km from Anantagiri, and from Vizag, the distance is only 112 km. Vijayawada is 432 km away and the distance is about 635…

This April, as the summer vacations start, let’s take a trip to these must-see attractions that happen all over the country, but only in April! So when we think holiday, we think Goa. Yes, this beautiful state is home to an amazing festival called the Goa Food and Cultural Festival. Held at the Campal Grounds in Panaji this year, the 4 day long festival will be held from 6th – 10th April 2016. Make sure…

Apart from the impromptu plans, all travel discussions swiftly turn into a debate, especially when you are planning a trip with your friends. Finding that perfect destination that can satisfy everyone in a group can become a real task. While some of your friends may want to escape from the mundane routine, the others may just want to find some existential meaning in each trip. And even though you try to keep everyone happy, you…

I am from Kolkata where I have a friend circle, a bunch of driving enthusiasts and we used to have frequent long drives to distant places like Shantiniketan, Chandipur etc. Last year I got transferred to Bengaluru, I was definitely happy with the new role, location and assignment but was saddened by the thought that our weekly trips would be stopped now. I could not bring my car from Kolkata as my parents will use…

With the summer vacation setting in we had made bookings in Club Mahindra, Madikeri for a week long stay. This was a family trip with two kids in tow. Normally we drive by our car from Pune if we are visiting places in Karnataka. This time around we decided to do something different and fly down to Bangalore (Air India had a killer sale) and then drive to Madikeri. Booking through Zoomcar I suggested to my husband why…

India with its pervading taxi and cab culture still needs some time to adjust to the idea of self-drive rental cars. But once you have discovered the joys of self-drive rentals, you will never go back to sitting in the passenger seat of a taxi or cab. There are a host of reasons that prove self-drive rentals are way better than cabs, with some of the main ones being: 1. Privacy: Weekends and late evenings are the…