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 July.

Drive the Hyundai Tucson – the car of tomorrow 

Bold design, tomorrow’s technology and an exclusive driving experience is what you’ll get with the new Hyundai Tucson. With impressive storage space, extra legroom and top-notch interior, all integrated within a futuristic design, the Hyundai Tucson is your perfect choice for UberX and Uber Comfort rides. 

Read more about the Hyundai Tucson 

Want to switch to an EV? Learn how much it costs to charge it 

There are many reasons to upgrade to an electric car, from contributing to a cleaner environment to having a smooth and unique driving experience. Still, the most significant is how much you’ll save with no hefty fuel costs. Learn how much it costs to charge your EV in Australia. 

Read more about EV charging costs  

Earn more with Uber Comfort 

As an Uber driver, you can pick up more than just one of Uber’s services and use it as an opportunity to earn more during your working hours. Uber Comfort is a service designed to offer riders a more comfortable and personalised ride experience with top-rated drivers and newer cars. If you meet the eligibility criteria, driving for Uber Comfort can help you earn up to 35% more than UberX per ride.  

Find out more about Uber Comfort 

Stay safe while driving during the night 

Driving during the night is common among rideshare drivers, many prefer to do so as the roads are often clearer. However, driving throughout the night does come with several risks you need to know how to prevent.   

Learn more about rideshare drivers’ safety during the night