World News: 14:00 GMT Sunday 12th August 2018. [Blacklane GmbH via Globe Newswire via SPi World News]
SAN DIEGO, Aug. 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Travelers can now book and take emissions-free chauffeured rides in 20 cities with . The company’s new Green Class features Tesla Model S and Model X vehicles in Adelaide, Amsterdam, Auckland, Austin, Basel, Birmingham (U.K.), Denver, Dublin, Edinburgh, Hong Kong, Honolulu, Lisbon, London, Milan, Montreal, Munich, Paris, Phoenix, Sydney and Zurich.
The Green Class expands Blacklane’s fleet beyond its current Business Class, Business Van/SUV and First Class that are available in worldwide. As local chauffeurs add more qualifying vehicles to their fleets, Blacklane will extend Green Class to new cities.
“We welcome battery-electric chauffeur-quality vehicles from all premium automakers to our fleet. Supporting business and leisure travelers with green travel options is essential to a healthy planet,” said Jens Wohltorf, CEO and co-founder of Blacklane. “We are proud to combine zero emissions with the vehicle comfort, quiet and performance that passengers expect.”
By booking Blacklane’s Green Class, companies can also lower their emissions and help fulfill Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) goals.
The Green Class builds on Blacklane’s environmental commitments. Last year, the company became the first ride service to from all rides globally. Blacklane also was a founding member of the . Most recently, Blacklane was by offsetting emissions from its entire global operations.
Green Class rides come with the same high-quality standards and full duty of care as all other Blacklane trips:
Upgrade your travels with Blacklane. The company covers the first and last miles and feet of your journey. We provide peace of mind in more than 50 countries and 260 cities with chauffeured rides and in 500 airports with airport concierge services and lounge access. We guarantee high quality at fair, fixed and all-inclusive rates. You can book Blacklane on our website or mobile apps or via distribution and channel partners.
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Globe Newswire: 14:00 GMT Sunday 12th August 2018
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