If you haven’t used Uber, you’re missing out. I’ve used the service in the big cities and it’s a tremendous service. The taxi competition in Charlottesville
Just received this awesome email from Uber:
â€˜Hoos ready to ride?! We’re excited to announce that uberX has made its way to the city of Charlottesville. With the push of a button, Cavaliers and Cville residents can now request a safe and affordable ride.
Update 29 August 2014 – This is a highly relevant article from The Atlantic’s CityLab – Uber Has an Enormous Wait Time Advantage Over Regular Taxis
– Cab wars: Why new taxi technology is making some drivers mad – C-Ville, March 2013
– How many Yellow Cabs can one town hold? – C-Ville, June 2014
Whether you’re heading out with friends for a night on the Corner, or taking in some of Virginia’s finest vineyards, let Uber be your ride. The best part? To celebrate our arrival, we’re giving out free rides all weekend!
RIDE FREE LABOR DAY WEEKEND
Both new and existing users â€” get your first 5 rides FREE
(up to $25 each) in Charlottesville through September 1!
Here’s how it works:
Open up the Uber app
Enter promo code HOOSFREE
Request and ride free