Jen’s Monthly Recipe Corner

I clipped this tasty recipe out of the Star-Tribune back in the mid-90s and managed to keep track of the scrap of yellowing newsprint through two moves, but couldn’t locate it a few years ago when I wanted to make these again. I was lucky enough to get assistance from the late Al Sicherman, former […]
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Welcome to the Fleet Chevy Sonic!

The HOURCAR team is very excited to welcome two new 2017 Chevrolet Sonics to our fleet! The Sonic is a small hatchback, similar to the Honda Fits that we currently have.  The Sonic offers a responsive and peppy engine but maintains a quiet cab experience. Its has great visibility and 48 cubic feet of cargo […]
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Driving in a Winter Wonderland

Welcome to winter in Minnesota! As always, we are happy to help you live a car-light lifestyle – in all seasons. This is a brief winter update for you to hopefully answer any questions you may have about how we handle the snowy season with a fleet of 60+ cars. 1. Oh my gosh, I’ve […]
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HOURCAR launches Increased Access Hub Program

New: HOURCAR Increased Access Hubs In an effort to engage communities traditionally underserved by carsharing, HOURCAR has lowered the hourly cost for Voyager and Neighborhood rate plans at select locations in Minneapolis and Saint Paul. The discounted rates apply to locations in areas where we are working to better connect with individuals and neighborhood groups […]
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News Release: Hourcar picks up new executive director on road to nonprofit independence

Focused leadership and independence will allow greater flexibility, mission commitment April 10, 2017, Saint Paul — Twin Cities car-sharing pioneer Hourcar has hired Paul Schroeder as its first executive director. With new leadership now in place, the program will launch as an independent nonprofit later this year. As the metro’s first and longest-lasting car-sharing provider, […]
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