CHARLESTON, S.C., Jan. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Gotcha is launching an electric ride share system in downtown Sarasota, FL to help residents and visitors easily cruise through the city. Gotcha offers a comfortable, dependable, and convenient way to get around without worrying about parking or taxing the environment with a gas-powered vehicle. The system will be available to riders starting today.
Gotcha's ride share service will operate 7 days a week, from 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. The cost to ride anywhere within the service area is $3 per passenger. Riders can request a ride through the Gotcha app or flag down a Gotcha vehicle on the street.
Gotcha's fleet are six-passenger, 100% electric vehicles that last up to 100 miles per charge, as well as one ADA-accessible wheelchair accessible vehicle. Each vehicle features a reverse camera and six doors with roll-up windows. All Gotcha drivers are trained, experienced professionals committed to ensuring every ride is safe, reliable, and comfortable.
"Gotcha is re-imagining the ride share industry with point-to-point electric vehicles and an unparalleled rider experience," said Sean Flood, CEO and founder of Gotcha. "Our goal is to reduce the number of single-use vehicles on the road by offering a shared, sustainable micro-transit solution for the city of Sarasota."
For more information on Gotcha's ride share system in Sarasota, visit ridegotcha.com/location/Sarasota. The Gotcha Ride app is available in the Apple App store or Google Play store.
ABOUT GOTCHA Gotcha is the only mobility-as-a-service (MaaS) company offering three sustainable micro-transit products – 100%-electric ride share, customized dockless bike share, and electric scooters – through a proprietary, app-based platform. Gotcha empowers communities to lead happier, more productive lives through alternative forms of transportation specifically designed for each market served. Gotcha currently operates 30+ systems on college campuses and in cities across the US. For more information, visit www.ridegotcha.com, email ([email protected]), or call 843.647.7342.