Quito Ecuador: new website portal promotes ride sharing to lessen congestion

Posted on November 26, 2013 • Filed under: Ecuador

eluniverso.com reported that the endless commuting by congestion from Cumbayá to Quito, either to get to the workplace, or other formalities need Alejandro Zambrano made design a virtual vehicle sharing mechanism called Socialcar. The idea was born last December with their leader, Eran Hagoun, an Israeli living in Ecuador for 10 years. They decided to do a market study in Cumbayá place where they both live. The data revealed that of 10 private cars coming up from the valley to Quito, only two were with more than one person. Considered to create a mechanism to share a motor safely, thereby saving time, it brings traffic and reduce the amount of CO2 emissions. SITE CAN BE LOCATED AT: www.socialcar.ec Read Article

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