Toyota partners with Getaround on car-sharing

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 24:  (L to R) Tony Conrad, Elliot Kroo, Jessica Scorpio, and Sam Zaid of Getaround attend TechCrunch Disrupt New York May 2011 at Pier 94 on May 24, 2011 in New York City.  (Photo by Joe Corrigan/Getty Images for AOL) *** Local Caption *** Elliot Kroo; Jessica Scorpio; Sam Zaid; Tony Conrad Carmakers continue to look at the future of transportation and invest in alternatives to individual ownership: Toyota is the latest to make a bet on a mobility model espoused by a startup, with an strategic investment in SF-based car sharing provider Getaround. Toyota’s investment also comes with integration with Getaround’s platform on the technology and finance side,… Read More