Which Mazda vehicles can be used for Uber?
Ridesharing applications, like Uber, have been great for just about everyone who needs a ride somewhere or wants to earn some extra money. If you’re a vehicle owner, you can put your new sedan or SUV to work by having it help you pay some bills. So, if you’re interested in getting into the gig economy, you might be wondering, ‘Which Mazda vehicles can be used for Uber?’ Like a lot of things, there is some good news and bad news. The good news is that most new Mazda vehicles will be eligible to be used as an Uber vehicle. The bad news is that you might not have one in your driveway, yet. Let’s take a look.
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Basic Uber vehicle requirements
There are a few basic requirements that a vehicle must meet before a driver will be accepted into the program. Be sure to visit uber.com for a full rundown of everything you need to know. We’re just focusing on what is required by each vehicle. In order to be used as an Uber vehicle, it must:
• Be a 2006 model or newer
• Be a four-door car, SUV or minivan
• Must fit at least four passengers, plus a driver
• No cosmetic damage and be in good condition
• Not have any commercial branding stickers, wraps, etc.
Uber offers several different products for their drivers. Each one has a different set of requirements. These are the most common.
This is the most common Uber service. It is designed to be for everyday use and is the most commonly used Uber product. Most new Mazda vehicles will be eligible to be used for UberX
If you have a Mazda crossover SUV, this is the service you should be concentrating on. As long as your Mazda crossover SUV meets the basic requirements you should good to go.
If you need a new Mazda vehicle to start driving for Uber, make an appointment with a Bert Ogden Mazda product expert today.