Own the road – we’ve launched our Rent to buy plan

woman holding keys of a PCO rent to own car
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If you’re looking for a brand-new PCO car and earn an income with rideshare platforms such as Uber, we’re here to help. We’ve just launched Rent to buy, which lets you put weekly payments toward owning your car on a flexible, low-commitment plan.

What is Splend Rent to buy?

Think of it as an alternative to traditional car finance for Uber drivers.

On our Rent to buy plan you get all the flexibility of the Rent plan and put your weekly payments toward owning your PCO car. We provide all the essentials, so you can focus on driving.

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’s no deposit, just an upfront, one-off joining fee.
  • Typically, a rental contract will last between 3-4 years, depending on the model you choose and how much you drive.
  • At the end of your agreement, you’ll pay a small admin fee to have the car’s papers changed into your name.
  • After you complete the minimum rental period, you can cancel the Rent to buy contract with two weeks’ notice.

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

Our Rent to buy plan provides you with a growing pool of member benefits beyond the wheel:

What cars are available and how do I sign up to Rent to buy?

Splend provides you with a range of the best cars available for PCO drivers. All models are petrol-electric or plug-in hybrid, ULEZ- compliant cars with a 5-star Euro NCAP rating.

Ready to own the road?

About Splend

Splend is more than a set of wheels. We’ll help steer your career.

In addition to providing you with the most important tool in your career as a rideshare driver, we also offer ongoing training, support, and data-driven feedback via your personal Member Success Representative. You’ll also enjoy a growing pool of member benefits beyond the wheel, including discounts at our partners.

Drop by our Member Support Centre at 393 Edgware Road Cricklewood, London, email us, or say hello on 0333 016 4331


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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