‘Selfdrive’ Launches Mobility App – Redefines OnDemand Car Rentals

  • The all-in-onemobility app uses Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence technology to match customer profile with the cars they would like to drive now and in the future
  • Users get to select from 65 different car models across 15 car brandsfrom 45 different locations in the UAE within three hours
  • The all-in-one app allows users to rent a car, offering complete flexibility in booking duration starting from 1 day to 36 months.
  • The company to date has served over 50k customers and witnessed an 30% MoM growth in customer base in the past six months
  • The cutting-edge app to hit 500K mark in the first 90 days of its Beta Launch
  • Now Order a New Car at yourdoorstepwith “Lease pro” 12 – 24 – 36 months Subscription

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 31st August 2021:Selfdrive, an entity ofPinewoods Tech Serve haslaunched anall-in-oneSmart Mobility App.The app is serving as a game-changer for the car rental space offeringits users a seamless, reliable, and convenientmechanism to rent a car on demand. The cutting-edge mobile app provides direct access todealership fleet to its users, allowing them to rent a car by the day, subscribe by the month or lease a car up to 3 years, offering complete flexibility in booking duration.

The company to date has served over 50k customers and witnessed a 30% MoM growth in customer base in the past six months.The app is built on a proprietary tech foundation concept, Search – Select – Pay, that uses machine learning and artificial intelligence to match customers profile with the cars that they would like to drive, making selection process and renting a car an absolutely seamless experience. This app is available to download on Android and IOS, which offers users the option to select from 65 different car models across 15different car brandsfrom 45 different locations in theUAE within three hours. Some of the key brands available to rent are Nissan, Toyota, Mitsubishi, Renault, Mazda, Infinity, Volkswagen (VW), BMW and many more.

Speaking about the launch of its app,Soham Shah, CEO and Co-founder of Selfdrive said,“As one of the largest car rental serviceproviders in the UAE, we strive to offer exceptional service to our customers every step of the way. We bring together exclusive offers on the app starting from AED 49 per day and AED 999 per month. That’s not all, with the launch of ‘Lease Pro’in this app, users can now rent a brand new ‘Zero Km’car under its 12 – 24 – 36 months subscription that would be exclusively registered on demand by the car dealer.”

“The smart mobility platform is a testament of our commitment to curate best deals on cars direct from the dealership, whilst making it possible for anyone to rent a car on demand and get it delivered too. This alleviates the hassle of going through multiple car rental agencies to find the best car models and rates on offer” added Mr. Shah.

Selfdrive app will host Expo 2020 related services that will be available under its car subscription platform, which would oversee exclusive car models and deals for 6 months with no commitments and early return penalty.  

“The app is well equipped to align with the growing demand that EXPO 2020 will bring to the automotive sector in the country. We are confident that theapp will hit its 500k mark in the first 90 days of its launch, given the digital rental and leasing business is set to growwith the UAE now being open to events,” concluded Mr. Shah.

The Car rental market accounted for USD 86 billion in 2020 and is expected to reach USD 131 billion by 2026, projecting a CAGR of about 7% during the forecast period.

Selfdrive launched in 2017 is the UAE’s largest car rental tech platform that has crossed 2000 cars on road. It serves 95 different nationalities and has over USD 300 million in asset under its management. The mobility platform has already partnered with top six banks across the UAE to offer exclusive card discounts to its customers making it more accessible .The app has created a new avenue for users to have easy access to mobility, serving as the classic definition of a disruptive technology.


About Selfdrive

Launched in 2017 in the UAE, Selfdrive is the largest Dealer Authorised Car Subscription Platform and has been awarded the ‘Best Innovation in Smart Mobility Technology’. The platform serves over 50,000+ customers, from 95+ different nationalities with 65 different car models from 15 brands and access to 45 delivery locations, Selfdriveoffers daily rentals that start from AED 49 per day and Monthly rentals that start with AED 999 per month.