After five years, Lyft is at long last contending with Uber’s underlying foundations.
The No. 2 ride-hailing organization on Thursday propelled Lyft Lux, its rendition of premium dark auto rides — the administration that Uber propelled with in 2009, yet that Lyft never truly gone for after it propelled in 2012.
“You do it all. Your ride ought to, as well. We’ve included two dark auto choices — Lyft Lux and Lyft Lux SUV — so notwithstanding when you’re dressed to the nines, Lyft offers a ride that suits your requirements,” Lyft wrote in a blog entry.
Lyft Lux and Lyft Lux SUV will be accessible in Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco, and San Jose. Drivers who work in those urban areas can begin driving for Lyft Lux on the off chance that they have an endorsed vehicle from no less than 2011 with a dark outside. Certain models of Audis, Bentleys, BMWs, Cadillacs, Buicks, Land Rovers, Lincolns, Maseratis, and different autos on a not insignificant rundown qualify.
Drivers additionally should have a rating of 4.7 or above, and their autos must have “cowhide or calfskin like” seats. Lyft promoted its new choice to drivers by letting them know they’d profit driving for Lyft Lux.
Lyft calls Lyft Lux its “most extravagant ride understanding.”
Sounds commonplace. Who needs Uber at any rate?