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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…

There are a few movies in the Bollywood industry with their picture perfect locations in Kashmir and all you want to do is visit these locations and live those movie moments! Here’s a list of movies that were shot in these beautiful places in Kashmir! Gulmarg The scene where Anushka Sharma dances on ‘Jiya re Jiya re’ in the movie ‘Jab tak hai jaan’ was shot here and although the movie ‘Yeh jawani hai deewani’…

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…

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…

You may have seen our risqué crowdfunding campaign to “Pimp Out” a Hindustan Ambassador.  It was a success!  It warms our hearts to know we have such amazing and enthusiastic members.  What started off as a fun way to engage our members turned into media frenzy the likes of which we couldn’t ever have anticipated! In total we raised $1069 – 69 dollars more than our target!  We swear, we didn’t rig that number, but…

The Festival of Colors. The Festival of Love. The celebration of Spring, new beginnings, and new relationships. Clouds of color and faces covered with pink, yellow, green, and every color in between. It is easily the most iconic and photogenic holiday in India, and here at Zoom we have full intentions of celebrating with every ounce of energy we have! Part of the reason why I love to travel is because of the difference…

As many of you know, last week was the 1 year Anniversary of Zoom. In order to celebrate this momentous occasion we decided to celebrate in style; we went to BBQ nation on Tuesday night and stuffed our faces full of skewers! Personally, this was my favorite moment in all the time that I have spent with Zoom…and for good reason. When I came to Zoom 6 months ago we had 20 employees and were…

The holiday of love and romance. Beautiful bouquets of roses, boxes of chocolates, and candlelit dinners; regardless of where you live in the world Valentines Day is a particularly special holiday. However, sometimes Valentines day can be stressful; What do I wear? What presents do I get? Where do we go for dinner? What activities do I plan?!! The things we go through just to get some quality time with the person we love… This…

Today I would like to put some of our lesser-known team members under the spotlight. Every time you rent a car and self drive with Zoom, these are the people who help make the process easier. They take your calls, book your reservations, help you when you get into trouble, and most importantly they keep you smiling. Without these people, Zoom wouldn’t be able to keep the self-drive revolution alive. We are truly grateful to…