India, December 20th, 2017: Wheelstreet, one of India’s largest motorbike rental platform has launched a Dockless Commute platform for their users, this is a one of its kind model and is completely new to the Indian marketplace. Post YC Funding, Wheelstreet is expanding its offerings and looking at creating a niche in the motorbike rental market.
Dockless commute provides Point A to Point B transportation without any human intervention. The user will now be able to pick-up a bike with in 100mts, without any external/ third party involvement. This model is currently existing in countries such as US and China, Wheelstreet has taken the first mover advantage and introduced dockless commute for the ease of consumers.
Wheelstreet Go will make intra-city commute hassle free and allow the user to book a scooter rby merely scanning the QR Code on the scooter available at the user’s doorsteps. The recent trends in consumer preference has pushed many companies/ start-ups to get out of their comfort zones and provide the consumer with further ease while commuting daily.
“The dockless commute will solve a real problem in the Indian market. Technology enabled GPS, smart locks and immobilisers will ensure security of the bikes. We are excited with this newest feature of Wheelstreet and our consumers have reflected the same enthusiasm. We are also looking at adding 25,000 scooters to our existing fleet in the upcoming quarter.” – Adds Pranay Shrivastava, Co-Founder & CEO at Wheelstreet
“Wheelstreet is on a mission to solve traffic woes of commuters in India. The dockless commute has been launched in 3 specific regions in Bangalore including Koramangala, BTM and HSR Layout. We have observed the trends of early adopters in these areas and have received a hearty response with high repeat usage per day trying the dockless commute in the pilot phase!” – Adds Moksha Srivastava, Co-Founder & CMO at Wheelstreet
Wheelstreet is a smart mobility solution for urban commuters, solving various two-wheeler transportation problems ranging from daily commute to long trips.
India has a huge upcoming millennial population and its transportation methods remain outdated with problems such as pollution and traffic. Wheelstreet aims to change exactly this through its smart bike renting solutions by decreasing the number of wheels on the streets, with a vision to make India a two-wheeler driven country by 2020.
Being the first ever company to launch a bike rental marketplace in India, Wheelstreet has become and remains the leader in urban commute through bikes for rent and is now the first to launch station-less bikes in the form of ‘WS GO’.
Decreasing every commuter’s travel time by half, Wheelstreet aims to make intra-city commute the easiest way to travel around the city.