UAE-based ekar seals seamless mobility services deal with

By Arya M Nair, Intern Reporter
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ekar, the Middle East’s first and largest personal mobility company, has sealed its industry-first agreement with Dubai-based largest car trading platform,

Customers of in the UAE can now access ekars stationed at branches for a seamless and rapid solution to their mobility needs after selling their car.

The partnership provides clear benefits to customers as replacement car services can often be time-consuming and expensive. Customers can now instantly drive away upon selling their car with no paperwork or down payments via the ekar app at a fraction of a taxi or ride-hailing cost. In addition, the agreement includes mobility offerings to staff via the ekar self-drive super app.

Stas Betin
Stas Betin
CCO – ekar

“Symbiotic partnerships such as this add tremendous value to all stakeholders. Combining the hassle-free ‘Sell your car in 30 minutes’ service with ekar’s seamless mobility services is a no-brainer. We saw the complementary effect that ekar could bring to an individual after selling his vehicle, and jumped at the opportunity.”

ekar is the only company in the Middle East able to offer users access to the entire self-drive vertical for cars, from pay-per-minute to monthly rentals. Users can choose from thousands of short-term pay-per-minute, daily, and weekly carshare options, plus longer-term monthly car subscription packages via ekar’s Self-drive Super App.

Mr. Anuvrat Gaurav, Country Manager for, stated that “We are excited to launch this first-of-its-kind partnership in UAE with ekar. Our aim has always been to bring value to all the customers of We have been doing this for the last eight years, and with this free value-added service, we are looking forward to enhancing our customer experience, even after they have sold their car to us.”

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