Our monthly news summary pulls together the latest ridesharing and on-demand driving updates so you’re always on top of your game. Here’s what happened in August.

Drive the car of tomorrow today with the Hyundai Tucson 

The Hyundai Tucson is guaranteed to offer you an exclusive driving experience for an affordable cost. Thanks to its impressive storage space, extra legroom and top-notch interior, this car is perfect for Uber Comfort, offering your passengers a particular ride experience and you the chance to earn up to 35% more per ride.  

Read more about the Hyundai Tucson  

How to stay safe while driving? 

Since you’re on the road all the time interacting with different people every day, being a rideshare driver comes with various risks. However, there are plenty of ways to protect yourself against potential threats and feel safe while driving.    

Learn some safety tips for Uber drivers 

Petrol-hybrid or petrol cars? Which one is better for rideshare? 

Choosing a perfect car for Uber driving isn’t an easy task. Both hybrid and petrol cars have advantages – while hybrids consume less fuel and are more suitable for urban driving, petrol cars offer a wider and more affordable selection of models. But which one is a better choice for Uber driving? 

Find out which are the best hybrid and petrol cars for Uber driving 

Running empty on your EV? Here’s what to do 

Modern EVs don’t just run out of power and stop, they give you plenty of warning signs if you need to recharge. However, running out of battery can happen to anyone, so it’s important to know your options if you get stranded on the road and how to prevent this from happening. 

Read more about how to avoid running without battery on your EV