Scooti ride-sharing scooter service

Ride sharing to dampen motorcycle sales

The love of motorcycle ownership could be replaced by the love of riding with an increase in ride sharing and rental expected in the next 10 years at the expense of motorcycle sales. A Fact.MR report has surprisingly found that increased traffic congestion and population is discouraging people from buying motorcycles. Perhaps they are finding …

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Scooti ride-sharing scooter service

Scooti ride-sharing service arrives

After more than a year in the planning an Uber-style ride-sharing service for scooters has arrived with Scooti starting operations in Melbourne. CEO Brett Balsters says if the Melbourne service is well received, “we will get Sydney going first and then shift our attention on Queensland”. We reported on the service a year ago and it …

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Scooti ride-sharing scooter service

Riders could provide Scooti taxi service

Riders could soon be earning a wage taxiing people around on their bike or scooter like an Uber driver, thanks to the new Scooti service starting in Melbourne in April. Scooti chief operating officer Brett Balsters says they are recruiting riders who can use their own bikes or buy an electric scooter from one of …

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Earn money by riding your motorcycle

Riders will soon be able to earn money riding their bikes when Uber moves into motorcycles in Australia with the launch of UberEATS in Melbourne, followed by other capital cities. UberEATS is part of the Uber worldwide taxi service which operates in 58 countries and 300 cities, including the first motorcycle passenger service in Thailand. But …

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Uber bike news in Asia with elephant, sabotage and street racing!

The crazy world of motorcycling is even crazier in Asia, like this crazy video of a crazed elephant in India that doesn’t seem to like motorcycles or rickshaws. Here are some other snippets on Asian motorcycling: Malay races Tired of young riders holding illegal races in Malaysian streets, the government has decided that if you can’t fight …

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