SOCAR fleet grows to 400, now available in over 200 zones

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Fast-growing car-sharing platform SOCAR has just announced that it has hit a new milestone with its fleet – now 400-car strong. It has taken the company just a little over a month to achieve this new number, after hitting the 300-car mark in May. The South Korean startup also revealed that it has expanded availability of its service to over 200 zones.

Since it entered the Malaysian market in January, SOCAR has been working hard in increasing availability of its services and expanding its fleet. It aims to grow its fleet to 1,000 cars by the end of the year. Judging from the pace it is adding new vehicles to the mix, it’s a realistic target.

In slightly over a month, the service has added 73 new zones covering 18 neighbourhoods around Klang Valley and Cyberjaya.

A strong proponent of “multi-flexing,” SOCAR knows that availability of its service is crucial. So, the more areas or zones people can rent SOCAR, the better.

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As important as availability is affordability. One of SOCAR’s key selling propositions is how cheap it is to rent a car, whether it’s for a couple of hours, or days. Rates start from as low as MYR8 per hour with various types of cars including super minis, C-segment (and now D-segment) sedans, SUV/MPV as well as sporty hatches like the 3-door MINI. It recently added a hybrid vehicle to the mix – the BMW 330e luxury sedan.

With regular promos like the current “7878” promo, rides can be even cheaper, encouraging to use the service more frequently or entice more people to try out the service.

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The other fantastic thing about SOCAR is that petrol is included for free – up to 30km per hour, or 300km per day. There’s a petrol card included in each car so that it’s easy to fill up when the car’s low on fuel.

Each SOCAR also has a designated parking spot, whether it’s in the basement of a building or shopping complex, office block or even LRT station.

Adding a new dimension to its service is its free D2D (door-to-door) feature where you can have a SOCAR delivered to your doorstep, currently limited to Bangsar and Mont Kiara.

Here’s the list of new SOCAR zones:

Region Zone Name
Ampang Jaya AMPANG POINT
Ampang Jaya Axis Fiesta
Ampang Jaya Caltex Pen Cempaka
Ampang Jaya DAGANG CAHAYA
Ampang Jaya LRT Cempaka
Ampang Jaya LRT Pandan Indah
Ampang Jaya LRT Pandan Jaya
Ampang Jaya Putri Park Plaza
Ampang Jaya Ukay Boulevard
Bangi Bangi Gateway
Brickfields NU Sentral
Bukit Bintang Jalan Ampang (Old SJKC Lai Meng)
Cheras D’alamanda
Cheras DBKL Taman Segar
Cyber Jaya CBD Perdana 3
Cyber Jaya Centrus Mall
Cyber Jaya Century Square
Cyber Jaya CoPlace 1
Cyber Jaya MaGIC Campus
Cyber Jaya Wisma Mustapha Kamal
Kajang Decentrum
Kepong AVELON TOWERS
Pandan Indah Pandan Capital Shopping Mall
Petaling Jaya Atria Shopping Centre (East)
Petaling Jaya Atria Shopping Centre (West)
Petaling Jaya Caltex Jalan Selangor
Petaling Jaya Caltex Sea Park
Petaling Jaya Citta Mall
Petaling Jaya Damansara Intan
Petaling Jaya FAS Business Avenue
Petaling Jaya Glomac Business Centre
Petaling Jaya INTAN Square
Petaling Jaya Jalan 19/29
Petaling Jaya Jaya Shopping Centre
Petaling Jaya Leisure Commerce Square
Petaling Jaya LRT Ara damansara
Petaling Jaya Menara Choy Fook Onn
Petaling Jaya Menara Ken TTDI
Petaling Jaya Metropolitan Square
Petaling Jaya Millennium Square PJ
Petaling Jaya PETALING UTAMA AVENUE
Petaling Jaya Phileo Damansara 1
Petaling Jaya PJ21 Commercial Centre
Petaling Jaya Plaza Taragon
Puchong LRT IOI Puchong Jaya
Puchong LRT Pusat Bandar Puchong
Puchong M Square Millenia Mall
 Putra Jaya IOI City mall
Sentul Kompleks Mutiara
Seri Kembangan The Mines Shopping Fair Mall
Shah alam Arte Subang West
Shah Alam Selaman Bizpark
Shah Alam Vista Alam
Sri Petaling CENTRAL RESIDENCE
Sri Petaling Endah Parade
Sri Petaling Parklane OUG
Sri Petaling PLAZA OUG
Sri Petaling WISMA DCNA
Subang Jaya Dorsett Grand Subang
Subang Jaya Jaya square
Subang Jaya LRT USJ21 Multistorey Car Park
Subang Jaya MYDIN Subang
Subang Jaya Nautica Lakesuites Condo
Subang Jaya Taylor’s Lakeside
Titiwangsa Plaza Pekeliling
Titiwangsa PUTRA MAJESTIK
Titiwangsa Viva Residency
Wangsa Maju Platinum Hill PV7
Wangsa Maju Plaza Idaman
Wangsa maju Residensi PV21
Wangsa Maju Setapak Central Mall
Wangsa Maju Wisma Lee Kay Huan
18 Neighbourhoods  73 New SOCAR Zones
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