This Sunday, October 8, Zipcar is celebrating the 40th running of the Chicago Marathon by offering 26.2 percent off all of its vehicles in Chicago. Members can reserve a Zipcar to escape the crowds for the day or to meet up with friends to celebrate.

The discount is valid on all reservations in Chicago that begin after 11:59 p.m. CST on Saturday, October 7 and end before Sunday, October 8 at 11:59 p.m. CST. The discount will be automatically applied to all Chicago Zipcar reservations within this timeframe.

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Today, Zipcar and Ford Motor Company announced that their "Students with Drive" grant program surpassed a significant milestone of $1 million donated to student organizations over the past six years.

The “Students with Drive” program seeks to further the efforts of student organizations making positive impacts on campuses and communities. The grants consist of access to Zipcar vehicles at no cost, cash for specific organizational needs and scholarship money donated to the school.

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Zipcar today announced the expansion of its partnership with Metro-North Railroad (MNR) bringing its “wheels when you want them” membership service to six additional MNR stations.

In February 2017, Metro-North rolled out its “Ride2Drive” program, making Zipcars available at nine Hudson Valley stations along the Harlem, Hudson and New Haven lines:

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In honor of Car Free Day, Zipcar is sharing its continued commitment to a world where car sharers outnumber car owners across the globe.

With each Zipcar eliminating the need for up to 13 personally owned vehicles, we are encouraging all urbanites to pick a side: a city with cars and congestion or with shared cars, green spaces and multi-modal options.

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Today, Zipcar welcomes Jeff Prus as the new vice president of product and experience. Prus joins Zipcar from software company Intuit where he set the vision and direction for the company’s QuickBase product line as vice president of product management and experience design. Prior to Intuit, Prus held several senior roles at Vistaprint, including leading product design, user experience, consumer marketing and product marketing. Prus has also held roles at American Express, Deloitte and Intel.

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Zipcar today announced its expansion to Nordic region with its launch in Reykjavik, Iceland. The expansion brings car sharing to even more people who want access to a car without the cost and hassle of ownership.

Zipcars ranging from Hyundai’s i10 and Nissan’s Leaf EV are now available for reservation by the hour or by the day in easily accessible locations in Reykjavik. The vehicles are parked in designated parking bay for convenient pick-up and drop-off.

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The Zipcar team is actively preparing for Hurricane Irma in Southeastern United States and asks its members in the area to stay safe and follow driving recommendations from local authorities. The company is waiving all cancellation fees associated with last minute changes to vehicle reservations in Florida to ensure the safety of its members.

All vehicles in low-lying areas throughout Southern Florida have been relocated due to expected flooding, and vehicle availability may be limited. 

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Zipcar today announced its expansion to Latin America with its launch in Costa Rica. The expansion brings car sharing to even more people who want access to a car without the cost and hassle of ownership.

Twenty Zipcars are now available for reservation by the hour or by the day in easily accessible locations throughout San Jose, Heredia and Alajuela. The vehicles are parked in designated spots for convenient pick-up and drop-off and can be reserved in seconds on Zipcar’s mobile app.

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Zipcar has expanded its service to a number of new locations throughout Chicago in an effort to keep the city moving in the wake of Enterprise CarShare leaving town.

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Zipcar is excited to announce a new partnership with the City of Charlotte to bring its “wheels when you want them” membership service to area residents, businesses, visitors, and students. The City’s Car Share Parking Pilot Program enables six Zipcars to be parked in select on-street spaces. Additionally, Zipcar will provide another six vehicles at residential properties.

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