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UFODRIVE now open for business at Brussels Airport
Interparking VIP carpark at P1 Zaventem, 30 metres from the main terminal entrance, is the latest UFODRIVE location.
Offering the same groundbreaking fast track car rental that has been so warmly received in Luxembourg Airport, UFODRIVE is excited to bring its unique brand of no stress, no delay car rental to Brussels.
Launching with the Tesla Model S, passengers of Brussels Airport and locals alike, now have the option to drive the car leading the way in the transition towards sustainable Electric Vehicle mobility. The Model S combines incredible performance and comfort levels while producing zero CO2 emissions.
All of this is accessible in only 2 minutes using the advanced technology of the UFODRIVE App. Reservations, car pickup and dropoff are all managed intelligently and autonomously which means the driver can bypass the car rental queues and get on the road without delay.
Sincere thanks to our partners Interparking for all the support to date.
Booking for UFODRIVE Brussels is open on the UFODRIVE app and website.
UFODRIVE to launch in Hamburg from October 2018
Following swiftly on from the announcement of two locations in Brussels, Hamburg is the next step in UFODRIVE’s European expansion.
Hamburg Airport will be the site of the first UFOBay in Germany and will offer customers the same unparalleled convenience that has been so well received in Luxembourg. Car pickup and drop-off is immediately adjacent to both Terminals which is a real time saver as there are no rental desk queues to contend with.
“Hamburg is the next step in our planned European expansion after having successfully validated and developed the business in Luxembourg” said co-founder and Chief Operating Officer Renaud Marquet. Further expansion announcements are planned before the end of the year.
Advance booking for the Hamburg Airport location is open on the UFODRIVE app and website.
UFODRIVE launching two new locations in Brussels from September 2018
UFODRIVE is opening in Brussels. Following a successful launch in Luxembourg, by far the most commonly asked questions have been when and where are UFODRIVE opening next.
We’re delighted to address this demand by confirming that UFODRIVE will open at Interparking VIP at Brussels Airport in September. The rental location is in Interparking’s sparkling new VIP parking facility, 30 seconds from the terminal door and will offer superb convenience for customers flying into Brussels.
A further Brussels City Centre location will be confirmed shortly, also due to open in September.
Both locations will offer the seamless, all-digital rental experience that has been so well received in Luxembourg.
Commenting on the announcement, CEO Aidan McClean said “Brussels is the first step in our ambitious expansion program and we’re delighted to be working with Interparking and Brussels Airport to support this.”
Advance booking for the Brussels Airport location is open on the UFODRIVE app and website.
UFODRIVE at Paperjam’s 10x6 event on Business Innovation
Paperjam Business Club brought together a fascinating range of speakers at the 10x6 event on ‘Business Innovation’ at Limpertsberg on Wednesday 27th June. 10x6, for the uninitiated, is a fast-paced speaking and networking event that has become a mainstay of the Luxembourg business scene. Each of 10 speakers was invited to speak for 6 minutes on an element of innovation linked to their particular area of business.
Aidan McClean (CEO) and Renaud Marquet (COO) focused on the importance that ‘Time’ played in the idea behind UFODRIVE’s mission to re-engineer car rental from the customer’s perspective. UFODRIVE’s blend of innovative technology coupled with intuitive understanding of the customer experience aims to eliminate queueing from car rental and save valuable time on each journey. Transparent pricing, an uncomplicated booking and rental process allied with rapidly evolving Electric Vehicle technology further serve to enhance the customer experience.
Innovation may sometimes be obvious, but it is never easy. The challenge of moving from the traditional corporate environment cannot be underestimated but the creativity, support and enthusiasm evident in the startup scene in Luxembourg should encourage those who see a better way of doing something to just go for it.
Sincere thanks to Paperjam for organizing this inspiring event.Presentation in Video Overall event
UFODRIVE wins Startup of the Year 2018.
Accepting the prize, Aidan McClean (CEO) and Renaud Marquet (COO), thanked the organisers, jury, UFODRIVE investors and supporters and particularly customers for generating the wonderful feedback received to date.Read more on delano...
UFODRIVE provides a glimpse of the future at its official launch event at Lux Airport.
UFODRIVE, which commenced operations at the beginning of May, held its official launch event at Oberweis Restaurant overlooking the Lux Airport airfield.
Mingled amongst the sizable attendance were a cross section of Luxembourg’s business community, some of UFODRIVE’s first customers, as well as members of the Tesla Luxembourg and Lux Airport teams.
CEO, Aidan McClean, spoke passionately about his vision as well as the inspiration that led to the idea for UFODRIVE.
Key highlights of his message included:
- Based on pioneering development by Tesla and others, the future of electric mobility is not just coming, it’s already here
- Very successful first month of operation for UFODRIVE leading to operational break even six months ahead of target
- Amazing response to unique arrive & drive technology
- Phenomenal feedback received from clients
- Funding achieved above expectation
- Having secured funding, ambitious expansion plans are in place. Announcement of next location expected in the next couple of weeks
- Huge thanks due to all UFODRIVE supporters and particularly Lux Airport for getting on board with the concept from the start
René Steinhaus, CEO at Lux Airport, reiterated Lux Airport support for the project and his pride in being the first location to offer this revolutionary service.See pictures...
UFODRIVE and Van der Valk Hotels announce a unique partnership to provide an incredible new service for Travellers.
UFODRIVE and Van der Valk Hotels are proud to announce a strategic partnership that will allow UFODRIVE users and Van der Valk Hotel guests to benefit from an amazing new service. Starting with the new Arlon Hotel, Travellers can now arrive, drive and stay with the convenience of the UFODRIVE app.
UFODRIVE Luxembourg Airport clients can now reserve a room at Van der Valk Hotel Luxembourg Arlon in a convenient single booking using the UFODRIVE app
Using UFODRIVE, Travellers can arrive and instantly drive an amazing Tesla Model S directly to the stunning new Van der Valk Hotel. This means a great time saving with a great value for money deal.
Guests of Van der Valk Hotel Luxembourg Arlon will also be able to reserve UFODRIVE cars via a link from the Van der Valk website.
Benefits for clients flying into Luxembourg Airport and guests of the hotel include:
- All-digital, all-electric premium car rental service controlled from your phone
- No paperwork, no car key pick-up, no queues, no waiting, so no stress
- All-inclusive insurance, unlimited kilometers with no hidden extras
- Arrive and drive in style with a Tesla Model S and stay at the elegant, newly opened Van der Valk Hotel Luxembourg Arlon
- Special discounted all-inclusive price of €299 for 2 days Tesla rental and 1 night stay in a luxurious Executive style room
- Time and significant cost saving compared to return taxi from the airport
- Free Tesla supercharging at the hotel allowing you to benefit from unlimited free kilometers and no refueling
A Lux Airport, des voitures électriques se réservent d'une pression de doigt
UFODRIVE Opens at Luxembourg Airport!
The worlds most advanced car rental service has opened at Luxembourg Airport.
The first all-digital, all-electric solution offers super-fast, no stress car rental with a unique technology solution providing:
- Instant registration and booking
- No queuing at a car rental desk
- No paperwork
- No key collection
- No refueling
- No confusing insurance options
- All-inclusive simple transparent pricing
Just simply ‘arrive and drive’, and best yet with the game-changing Tesla Model S.
With a great value for money price and revolutionary technology UFODRIVE is the newest, coolest and fastest way to rent a car.
At the exciting new UFO LANDING BAY you can collect your Tesla, unlock with your phone and enjoy a thrilling ride.
UFODRIVE provides a completely new take on Car rental and is helping to accelerate the world to sustainable mobility. With ambitious plans and great support this Luxembourg Start-up is one watch!
UFODRIVE CEO at Tesla Fremont and Nevada
In collaboration with Tesla, UFODRIVE visited the production facilities in Fremont California and Reno “GIGAFACTORY Nevada. An incredible achievement in the desert in creating what will become the worlds biggest building producing car batteries for the growing demand and shift to electric mobility. The status of the new Tesla Model 3 and planned UFODRIVE expansion and orders were a key part of the visit.
UFODRIVE, une nouvelle société de location de voitures 100% électrique à Luxembourg, mais pas que !
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