Facedrive expands eco-conscious ridesharing service to Guelph

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Toronto-based ridesharing app Facedrive has expanded to Guelph, Ontario.

Facedrive markets itself as an eco-conscious and driver-friendly option compared to other ridesharing services. The company’s platform allows riders to request rides from electric and hybrid cars, with drivers keeping all their tips, and 85 percent to 90 percent of the rideshare fare for all completed rides. For every ride fare, Facedrive also claims to plant trees locally.

“Planting trees is one of the most cost-effective ways we can remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere.” – Sayan Navaratnam, Facedrive

“We are proud to join Guelph’s community partners, as we launch Facedrive and continue to offer fair pricing and ethical business practices to riders and new drivers,” said Sayan Navaratnam, chairman of Facedrive. “Our commitment to safety is paramount, and we employ an extensive driver screening process ensuring that all our drivers are well qualified and well trained before they start driving with the company. For riders, our app is easy to use. Just download, and a few taps will get you a ride plus you’ll be helping the Guelph environment.”

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