We’re Testing Electric Vehicles in Our Fleet

This is a pilot program with temporary locations starting next week. At the end of the HOURCAR Electric Vehicle Pilot, these vehicles will be used for our new one-way program, Evie Carshare, and the temporary hub location will be removed. The HOURCAR Electric Vehicle Pilot will expire in August, 2021.  If you haven’t heard the […]
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Spring Update Regarding Fleet Availability & COVID Approach

In January 2021, we began the process of a total technology overhaul. This included an entirely new backend system, technology software and hardware for our vehicles, and the introduction of an app. While the transition was more challenging than anticipated and further rocked by a recall, we are now on the up-swing and making positive movement forward.   More Cars Near You!  As […]
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COVID-19 December Update

As COVID-19 has continued to spread in Minnesota, we’ve been working hard to ensure that using an HOURCAR is as safe as possible. We’ve audited and improved our cleaning and sanitizing procedures to improve efficiency and maintain CDC compliance, as well as found other ways to improve the things we’re already doing. Here’s the updates […]
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Message from the CEO: One-Way Electric Carsharing is Coming in 2021

You may have noticed that things seem a little busier than usual at HOURCAR lately. Maybe the car you prefer hasn’t been available as often, or it took a little longer to get a response from our office. I’m writing today to finally take the wraps off a huge announcement we’ve been working on for […]
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A Statement of Solidarity from HOURCAR

We’ve been receiving many questions from members regarding HOURCAR’s availability in light of recent demonstrations across the Twin Cities, and want to assure you that we are working hard to continue to be available for you and your community. For the near future: HOURCAR will remain open, and vehicles will be available as usual. Given […]
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HOURCAR Pays You Back

We’re extending our best membership deal to everyone on an individual or household annual membership plan. When you join HOURCAR on an annual plan or renew your annual membership, we’ll credit your $65 annual fee ($40 for students) back to your account as driving credit. In most cases, that’s enough to cover about two average […]
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