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.

Travel in grand comfort and style with the 8-seater Kia Carnival 

The first Splend car eligible for Uber Max, the Kia Carnival is the ultimate rideshare game changer. With a seating capacity of 8 passengers and a long-lived reputation of being a perfect massive people carrier, it will help you offer your passengers a distinctive ride experience and boost your Uber earnings.  

Find out more about the Kia Carnival 

Access 50% OFF Uber Service Fee Reduction exclusively with Splend 

Save your spot in our exclusive partnership offer with Uber where you’ll receive a 50% service fee reduction up to $3,500 per financial year!  

Check out Tesla Model Y, Tesla Model 3 or the Polestar 2

How much electric range do you need for Uber driving? 

Many on-demand drivers are switching to electric cars, but concerns about range still hold many drivers back from upgrading to an electric car. Luckily, the electric cars industry has made significant progress in terms of range in the past years, with most EV models being able to travel 350 km on average, enough to get you even through a busy day.  

Read more about electric range for Uber driving 

What it’s like to drive an electric car for Uber? 

Driving an electric car for Uber can help you in many ways — it leaves more money in your pocket, you get plenty of benefits and discounts while having a smooth driving experience, and you get to benefit from Uber’s efforts in improving your experience as an EV driver.    

Find out more about the life of an EV Uber driver 

Learn how to change your car tyre 

Knowing how to change a tyre can be useful for any driver, especially for Uber drivers. It can help you when you get a flat tyre and can’t get assistance in a timely manner or for maintenance purposes. Learn how to do it in 10 easy steps.  

Learn more about how to change a car tyre