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Hourcar, Car Sharing and Sustainable Transportation in the Twin Cities and Afar

Summer is for FLEXing

At HORUCAR, we understand that reoccurring subscriptions aren’t for everybody. That’s why we created the HOURCAR Flex Plan — a new rate plan with no membership fees! Yes, you read that correctly. NO MEMBERSHIP FEES. Rather than paying a monthly or annual membership fee, Flex plan users pay a higher hourly rate when they reserve […]

City of St. Paul Applies for Federal Grant Money to Fund New Electric Carsharing Service

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Patrick Thornton (612) 230-6357   City of St. Paul Applies for Federal Grant Money to Fund New Electric Carsharing Service City partners with St. Paul-based HOURCAR and Xcel Energy on potential $10.6 million project ST. PAUL (July 17, 2018) — The City of St. Paul, working in partnership with the nonprofit […]


Are you a student or recently out of school and interested in carsharing? Interested in community outreach and marketing? Then HOURCAR is the place for you! Join the best staff in carsharing. You will be responsible for coordinating and attending HOURCAR Outreach events. You are also responsible for implementing student outreach on and off campus […]

HOURCAR Requests Proposals for Increased Access Hub Site Hosts

HOURCAR is a nonprofit carsharing company based in the Twin Cities. Since 2012, HOURCAR has provided affordable, accessible, and sustainable transportation choices for Twin Cities residents. HOURCAR operates a fleet of 60 vehicles (cars, trucks, and SUVs) strategically positioned at 55 locations (hubs) throughout the Twin Cities. These vehicles are available for rent by the […]

We’re “Soul” Excited to Introduce Two New Cars!

You may recall that at the end of last year we conducted a survey to better understand what types of vehicles you, our members, wanted in the Hourcar Fleet. If you participated in this survey, we thank you for your feedback!  The results have been integral in our research for new vehicles to add to our fleet. Here are the […]

Introducing HOURCAR Punchcard

HOURCAR is excited to announce the launch of the HOURCAR Punchcard Rewards program. Use an HOURCAR and get driving credit and other rewards. It’s simple. Sign up here!     You sign up. You use HOURCAR. You get driving credit!   For every 10 trips in an HOURCAR we will give you $10 in driving credit. […]

New Corporate Advantage Plan!

HOURCAR is very excited to announce our new Corporate Advantage Plan! Take public transit or bike to work, but want or need the flexibility? HOURCAR might be the best option for you and your employer. Learn more about our low-cost Business and Non-Profit plans by clicking here!    

Music Video Monday: Roadkill Edition

Now that spring might actually truly be on its way, please watch out for wildlife when you’re driving an Hourcar!

HOURCAR Moving Around

We do our best to keep our fleet as balanced as possible and as accessible to as many of our members as possible. That sometimes means we need to move or close hubs or swap vehicles around. We recently did a couple of surveys on what types of vehicles you, our members, would like to […]

Music Video Monday (a day late)

Due to some slightly more important news and a very busy day in the Hourcar office (see yesterday’s post if you missed it), we failed to get a song pick posted for Music Video Monday. We rectify that herewith and hope you will join with Hourcar as we rock our fleet down to Electric Avenue:

“I use HOURCAR to help the Minneapolis Art Lending Library safely move artists work. It’s a great option for budget-tight organizations”


Hourcar, Car Sharing and
Sustainable Transportation in
the Twin Cities and Away.