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Jun 24, 2014, 07:00 ET

RelayRides Raises $25 Million in Series B Funding Led by Canaan Partners

 The world's largest peer-to-peer car rental marketplace, RelayRides, announced today that it has raised $25 million in Series B funding,...

Apr 23, 2014, 08:08 ET
RelayRides' redesigned iOS app (PRNewsFoto/RelayRides)

RelayRides Unveils Souped-Up Mobile App for Travelers Ahead of Peak Season

 Leading peer-to-peer car rental marketplace, RelayRides, announced a major redesign of its iPhone app ahead of the busy summer travel season...

Jul 30, 2013, 08:05 ET
RelayRides brings selection, convenience and affordability to airport car rentals.  (PRNewsFoto/RelayRides)

Paging Travellers: RelayRides Car Sharing Marketplace Launches Free Airport Parking at San Francisco International Airport - with Infographic

Today, RelayRides, the nation's largest peer-to-peer car sharing marketplace, announced an expansion of its airport service to provide RelayRides...

May 14, 2013, 03:00 ET

Leading Peer-to-Peer Car Sharing Marketplace RelayRides Acquires Wheelz

Today, RelayRides, the nation's largest peer-to-peer car sharing marketplace, announced the acquisition of peer-to-peer car sharing platform...

Apr 16, 2013, 08:00 ET

RelayRides Launches 'Renting Social' on Facebook, Democratizing Peer-to-Peer Car Sharing

Today, RelayRides, the nation's largest peer-to-peer car sharing marketplace, announced a new social innovation called Renting Social that enables...

Jan 29, 2013, 09:00 ET

RelayRides Attracts Seasoned Executives to its Leadership Team

 RelayRides, the nation's first and largest peer-to-peer car sharing marketplace, announced today that Scott Kinzie and Tom Wang have joined...

Mar 05, 2012, 07:06 ET

RelayRides Launches First Nationwide Peer-to-Peer Car Sharing Marketplace

RelayRides (http://www.RelayRides.com), the world's first peer-to-peer car sharing marketplace, is expanding and is now available to car owners and...

Oct 26, 2011, 17:27 ET

RelayRides Series A.3 Funding Up to $13 Million, GM Ventures Joins Google Ventures, August Capital, Shasta Ventures as Backers

RelayRides (http://www.RelayRides.com), the world's first neighbor-to-neighbor carsharing marketplace, today announces that General Motors Ventures...

Oct 18, 2011, 22:55 ET

RelayRides Is Named in the 2011 Global Cleantech 100

RelayRides, the world's first peer-to-peer carsharing marketplace, today announced it was named in the prestigious 2011 Global Cleantech 100,...

Sep 21, 2011, 20:12 ET

RelayRides Welcomes Silicon Valley Veteran Andre Haddad as New CEO

RelayRides (http://www.RelayRides.com), the world's first peer-to-peer carsharing marketplace, today announces two executive appointments: Andre...

Sep 13, 2011, 21:59 ET
RelayRides Logo.  (PRNewsFoto/RelayRides)

RelayRides Selected by AlwaysOn as a GoingGreen Global 200 Winner

RelayRides (http://www.RelayRides.com), the world's first neighbor-to-neighbor carsharing service, today announced that it has been chosen by...

Aug 17, 2011, 09:00 ET

RelayRides Peer-to-Peer Carsharing Series A.2 Funding Up to $10 Million, Shasta Ventures, Lisa Gansky Join Google Ventures, August Capital as Backers

RelayRides (http://www.RelayRides.com), the world's first neighbor-to-neighbor carsharing service, today announces that Shasta Ventures and sharing...

Jul 28, 2011, 11:31 ET

RelayRides Neighbor-to-Neighbor Carsharing Expands its San Francisco Service Into the Richmond District

RelayRides (www.relayrides.com), the world's first neighbor-to-neighbor carsharing service, launches in the Richmond District neighborhood of San...

Jul 21, 2011, 16:54 ET

RelayRides Neighbor-to-Neighbor Carsharing Gets Even More Neighborly With Expansion Into New Areas of San Francisco

RelayRides (www.relayrides.com), the world's first neighbor-to-neighbor carsharing service, in mid-July launches in the Sunset District and Potrero...

Dec 14, 2010, 04:00 ET

RelayRides Launches Neighbor-to-Neighbor Carsharing in San Francisco, Announces Funding from August Capital and Google Ventures

RelayRides (http://www.RelayRides.com), the world's first neighbor-to-neighbor carsharing service, is launching in San Francisco on December 14,...

Sep 01, 2010, 08:00 ET

RelayRides Launches Neighbor-to-Neighbor Carsharing in Cambridge

What does a family do with their seldom-used vehicles in the eco-conscious city of Cambridge? They are fast becoming participants in a new...