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Increased Demand Drives car2go Expansion

Austin, Texas, Mar 07, 2011

  • car2go expands operating area in Austin, Texas
  • Vehicle network will be increased to 300 and replaced by smart “car2go edition”
  • Fleet exchange will take place midnight March 18 through 5 p.m. March 20

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Whole Foods Market Austin Flagship Store and car2go Partner to Offer Convenient Mobility to Shoppers

OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE
Austin, Texas, Jan 20, 2011

January 20, 2011 (Austin, Texas) – Today, car2go N.A. LLC and Whole Foods Market (NASDAQ: WFMI) Lamar in Austin, Texas, announced that four car2go dedicated parking spots are now available at the natural and organic food retailer’s flagship store at 525 North Lamar Boulevard, Austin, Texas 78703. Whole Foods Market shoppers and Team Members who are car2go members will now have the convenience of parking and sharing car2go vehicles. Continue reading Whole Foods Market Austin Flagship Store and car2go Partner to Offer Convenient Mobility to Shoppers

car2go Austin Celebrates First Anniversary: With Approximately 15,000 Registered Members and Fleet Extension

OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE
Austin, Texas, Nov 16, 2010

Austin, Texas – Today, car2go N.A. LLC celebrates its one-year anniversary in Austin, Texas. Daimler started its first North American car2go pilot project in partnership with the City of Austin on November 17, 2009. The program opened to the public in May 2010 and has reached close to 15,000 registered members. In order to keep up with the growing demand, car2go N. A. LLC is planning to expand its operating area and increase its current fleet by 50 percent to a total of 300 vehicles. The company will also introduce the world’s first carsharing production model named the smart “car2go edition”. Continue reading car2go Austin Celebrates First Anniversary: With Approximately 15,000 Registered Members and Fleet Extension

car2go Receives EPA Clean Air Excellence Award

OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE
Austin, Texas, May 20, 2010

  • Agency Honors car2go for Innovative Efforts to Improve Air Quality

car2go today was honored by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) with its prestigious 2010 EPA Clean Air Excellence Award in the category of Transportation Efficiency Innovations. EPA delegate Thomas Diggs visited car2go in its headquarters in Austin, Texas and conveyed the EPA’s congratulations. car2go will receive the environmental honor officially at the EPA’s Tenth Annual Clean Air Excellence Awards in Washington, D.C. where the EPA annually recognizes outstanding efforts in the progress of achieving cleaner air. Continue reading car2go Receives EPA Clean Air Excellence Award