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 September.

Meet the newest addition to our fleet — The Kia Niro Plus Hybrid

Designed specifically for the taxi and rideshare industry, Kia Niro Plus Hybrid is a spacious, easy, comfortable and environment friendly vehicle that you need to drive. Its biggest advantage is the low running costs. With a full tank, you get a whopping 978 km, meaning on average, you’ll only need to fill up the tank 3 times a month. 

*Available in ACT, QLD, SA, VIC, WA

Read more about Kia Niro Plus Hybrid

Earn more by driving for Uber Comfort

Uber offers different ride types to meet specific passenger’s needs and preferences. Passengers can choose Uber Comfort when they’re looking for a slightly elevated ride experience, which comes with a higher fare (and increased earnings for you!). Read our post to find out if you can be eligible for Uber Comfort.

Find out everything you need to know about driving for Uber Comfort

Boost your earnings with parcel delivery on Amazon Flex

Switching to parcel delivery during the hours when rideshare demand is low can be a great opportunity for you to increase your income. Find out what’s involved, where are the delivery locations and how to start earning.

Learn more about becoming an Amazon Flex driver

Choose the best car for Uber

It’s not easy to choose the ideal car as a rideshare driver, especially when there are so many good options. Whether you’re interested in a traditional petrol or diesel car or you want to switch to a petrol-electric hybrid, we made a selection with the best car models for Uber for you to compare and choose your favourite. 

Find out what are the best cars for Uber now