Splend’s Rent to buy plan has launched!

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Are you looking to own a brand-new PCO car to earn an income with rideshare platforms such as Uber? Then Splend is here to help! Our Rent to buy plan has just launched!

What is Splend Rent to buy?

By bringing this hugely successful plan from Australia to the UK, our goal is to provide an accessible and flexible opportunity for our Members to own a car. Think of it as an alternative to traditional car finance for Uber drivers.

Below are some frequently asked questions about Splend’s Rent to buy plan.

How does Splend’s Rent to buy plan work?

  • Brand-new cars are available on a flexible rental contract, with the weekly rental fee paid one week in advance.
  • There is an upfront one-off Membership fee payment, therefore, no deposit is taken.
  • Typically, a rental contract will last between 3-4 years, depending on the car in question.
  • At the end of the rental agreement, you will pay a small admin fee to have the vehicle’s details changed into your name!
  • After you complete the minimum rental period, you can cancel the Rent-to-Buy contract by providing one month’s notice and paying the small admin fee.

What features does Splend’s Rent to buy plan include?

Splend’s Rent to buy plan provides you with a number of amazing features on top of the brand-new car of your choice. This list of features includes:

  • A dedicated Member Success Representative
  • Insurance & servicing
  • Road Tax, MOT, PHV
  • Free access to Splend’s Driver Success Program
  • Free access to Splend’s Member App
  • Service booking assistance
  • Accident claims assistance
  • A holiday break every year
  • Access to Splend’s Member Support Centre
  • Access to Splend’s Community Events
  • £100 bonuses for referring friends

Guess what?! That’s not the end of the list! There are more features to be announced soon.

What cars are available and how do I register my interest?

Splend provides you with a range of the best cars available for PCO drivers. All models are hybrid-drive, ULEZ- compliant cars with a 5-star NCAP rating.

Related: The complete guide to Rent to buy cars

About Splend

Splend offers vehicle access to Uber drivers in the UK, Canada, Australia and Mexico through its Rent and Rent to buy plans. In addition to the most important tool in your career as a rideshare driver, Splend also provides ongoing training, support, and data-driven feedback via a personal Member Success Representative. Our Members also receive some fantastic Member Benefits including discounts from our partners!

For more information about Splend, give our team a call on 0333 444 0533 or email us.

Related: How do I become an Uber driver?


Balazs Szekely

Maker by nature, writer by profession, and a petrolhead at heart, Balazs is our very own content creator who brings Splend’s voice to life. He’s been a wordsmith his entire career, having seen it all from the print media to radio through online publishing and marketing copywriting. He’s fascinated by things he has yet to fully understand such as photography, ice hockey, and the bizarre art of aquascaping. In his free time you may find him mixing up cocktails for his friends or away from home on a city break. Drop him a line at balazs.szekely@splend.com

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