Drive Lah App Lets S’poreans Rent Cars AirBnb-Style

Airbnb revolutionised the travel industry by being one of the world’s first platforms to allow ordinary folk to borrow and rent out their homes.

Now, a local company, “Drive Lah” is entering the market to do the same, but for cars.

According to TODAY Online, Drive Lah allows you to not only to borrow a car, but to also earn passive income by renting out your own when it’s not in use.

Drive Lah app allows you to rent a car from $45/day

If you’re looking to rent a car short-term, this mobile application would be a good place to start.

After creating an account with Drive Lah, all you’ll need to do next is enter your preferred vehicle pickup location and scroll through a gallery of 400+ cars. You can choose from a range of prices and car types – from standard to luxury cars.

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After deciding on your choice of car, you can drop the car owner a message, and you’re good to go.

Letting your car work for you

On the other hand, if you’re a car owner yourself who might be underutilising your vehicle, Drive Lah is allowing you to open for yourself a whole new income stream.

To list your car, you’ll first have to fill up location details and key in your car features.

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After that, you can go through a set of car rules and decide how much you’ll be comfortable renting out your car for.

You’ll also need to upload a picture of your car, so make sure your car is squeaky clean because you’ll want your car to look chio.

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Lastly, you’ll have to go through a few verification steps and you’re done.

“Are you sure this is safe?”

Drive Lah is pretty legit, having partnered with established insurance agency Tokyo Marine Insurance Group to provide safety measures like:

  • Insurance coverage
  • 24/7 Roadside Assistance
  • Unlimited 3rd party liability

If you’re interested, you can visit the Drive Lah website for more information.

Short-term commitment, long-term happiness

With Drive Lah’s first steps at making car-sharing a reality in Singapore, you’ll now be able to drive multiple cars without having to commit to one long-term.

And hey, casanovas, this means that if you’re looking to impress a partner of your dreams, you can rent a different car on every date. Happy driving!

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P.S. You’ll need to be above 22 years old and hold a driving license to rent a car.

Feature images adapted from The Smart Local and Instagram