Uber launched car rentals in its app nationwide on Wednesday, and will launch a valet service next month in DC to drive them to customers, reported CNN.
Uber Rent, the car rental program, offers in-app bookings from brands like Avis and Hertz, according to Uber.
The rental companies will set prices and Uber will take a cut of the bookings, similar to how traveling booking sites operate.
After rental companies sold off much of their idle fleets early on in the pandemic, there has been a shortage of rental cars in the country, reported CNN.
Following feedback from user testing, Uber believes it...