Top 5 Cars for Uber Drivers

Considering to sign up as a driver for a ride-hailing service such as Uber or Lyft? Before you buy a vehicle for such purpose, you need to research first on your options. Your choice of vehicle must match the nature of the service you will be providing. It should be comfortable, durable, and well-equipped (including ample legroom and seating capacity). In short, your new car for your Uber or Lyft business must provide the best riding experience for your passengers.

Here are our top picks for car models that will help you earn multiple 5-star ratings as a driver:

1. Honda Civic

Although this sedan is compact, it offers a spacious room in the cabin with a comfortable backseat. It is reliable and fuel efficient—something that you can always expect from a Honda.

2. Hyundai Sonata

The Sonata is an affordable, value-for-money option because of its fuel economy. Look for the 1.6-liter, 4-cylinder model to maximize your miles per gallon of fuel. Additionally, it comes with some luxurious amenities that your passengers will love, including dual rear-window sunshades and heated car seats. As for you, the driver, you will love it for its GPS that is so easy to use when finding a passenger’s location on the road.

3. Toyota Prius

The Prius is one of the most popular choices for Uber drivers, and it comes as no surprise. When it comes to drivability, safety, cabin space, and fuel efficiency, the Prius does not disappoint.

4. Ford Fusion

Gain more passengers when you drive a Fusion. Its backseat offers a lot of legroom, and the MyFord Touch infotainment system can help kill time while you are stuck in a traffic jam.

5. Kia Soul

This small Kia model boasts of fuel economy, drivability, and ample interior space. It comes in either yellow or bright green body paint that makes your car easier for your passengers to recognize.

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