Our monthly news summary pulls together the latest ridesharing and on-demand driving updates so you’re always on top of your game. Here’s what happened in August.

Take your Uber ride to the next level with the award-winning MG4 

The multi-award winning MG4 is not just another great Uber car, it’s THE Uber car. With an epic range of 281 miles, equipped with all the latest tech, and rated 9/10 by Top Gear, the MG4 has all it takes to become your top Uber-driving partner and help you boost your earnings.  

Read more about the MG4 SE Long Range  

How will the 2030 petrol and diesel ban affect Uber drivers? 

As 2030 gets closer, it’s important for Uber drivers to understand how the ban on new petrol and diesel car sales will affect them. If you’re driving Uber with a petrol or diesel car, it’s likely your car won’t be eligible for Uber driving anymore. The good news is you can switch to EVs now and enjoy all the benefits of driving an EV for Uber.  

Find out more about the 2030 petrol and diesel cars sale ban 

How to stay safe while driving? 

Since you’re on the road all the time interacting with different people every day, being a rideshare driver comes with various risks. However, there are plenty of ways to protect yourself against potential threats and feel safe while driving.    

Learn some safety tips for Uber drivers 

Running empty on your EV? Here’s what to do 

Modern EVs don’t just run out of power and stop, they give you plenty of warning signs if you need to recharge. However, running out of battery can happen to anyone, so it’s important to know your options if you get stranded on the road and how to prevent this from happening. 

Read more about how to avoid running empty on your EV battery