July 2014July 9, 2014
Big News as Minister Varadkar signs into law new legislation relating to car clubs and allocating spaces! HUGE news for us here in GoCar!
June 2014June 26, 2014
A big splash in the papers to celebrate our new partnership with Ford Ireland! Expect to see plenty of Fords as part of the GoCar fleet!
April 2014April 10, 2014
We’ve left Bunnies in some GoCars as a special treat for our customers to enjoy over Easter! We got sent plenty of pictures of the bunnies that never made it past the trip!
February 2014February 5, 2014
Another great year at UCC’s Green week! We had GoCars on campus all week!
January 2014January 24, 2014
We’re starting the year off on a high introducing some brand new 141 Ford Fiestas to the fleet! Check them out!
December 2013December 1, 2013
We rounded off 2013 on a high with 10,000 trips! It really helped having model and DJ Vogue on board to help us celebrate in style!
November 2013November 1, 2013
GoCar customers and staff take part in the annual Run in the Dark around the Docklands! We gave out over 10,000 GoCar lollipops! That’s a lot of lollies!
October 2013October 1, 2013
A great piece from Aideen Sheean in the Irish Independent on her trial run of GoCar! GoCar really can be for everyone!
September 2013September 1, 2013
GoCar join forces with Dublin Fashion Festival as travel solution for the festival! We had the pleasure of chauffeuring the fab Laura Whitmore around for a few days!
August 2013August 1, 2013
GoCar collects Dublins first car club licence! The licence will allow GoCar customers to park GoCars for free in the city! The permits means GoCars and GoBases are now far more visible and easier for customers to see! A step in the right direction!
July 2013July 1, 2013
GoCars MD Colm Brady interviews with the Irish Times giving some great advice and explaining where GoCar is Go’ing!
May 2013May 1, 2013
GoCar supports the Europcar 3D Triathlon in the National Acquatic Centre in Abbotstown to support everyone taking part!
April 2013April 1, 2013
GoCar reach 1000 ‘likes’ on Facebook and to celebrate give away 1000 free driving minutes. The GoCar Facebook page is also the first and only Facebook page in Ireland to have a ‘locations’ feature.
March 2013March 1, 2013
The launch of the 4 new Dublin City Council GoBases in Clontarf, Donnybrook, Milltown and Sandymount allows GoCar to bring the number of cars on fleet to 32.
February 2013February 1, 2013
A busy month for GoCar with the launch of a new partnership with SEAT Ireland announcing the opening of 4 new GoBases in Dublin. GoCar take the opportunity to update and create new videos showing what the system is and how it works along with the SEAT Ireland announcement.
With Easter fast approaching GoCar run a competition on Facebook for the duration of Easter giving away Lindt bunnies and free GoCar credit to the lucky winners.
January 2013January 1, 2013
GoCar attend the lauch of the DCU innovation campus along with the prodiction of a new ‘How it works’ interactive page on the website.
November 2012November 1, 2012
GoCar increase the number of GoBases in Cork by 1 with the addition of a new GoBase at CIT. In conjunction with this a competition was run on Facebook for ‘Movember’ giving money to the Movember charity.
GoCar is also the subject of a piece by RTE News on 6.1 about car sharing in Dublin and car clubs
October 2012October 1, 2012
GoCar launch’s a new GoBase at DCU increasing the amount of Dublin GoBases. GoCar MD Colm Brady is also interviewed on ‘The Last word’ about the future for GoCar
September 2012September 1, 2012
GoCar lead the way in the Blueface ‘Big C’ 90k cycle across Dublin.
May 2012May 1, 2012
GoCar receives investment which will help to significantly grow the scheme to over 200 cars and vans and into new cities in Ireland.
January 2012January 1, 2012
GoCar launches its 10th Dublin GoBase at the Rotunda Hospital at the top of Dublin’s O’Connell Street, developing close links with the hospital, and catering for another large area of Dublin City.
March 2011March 1, 2011
GoCar launches in Ranelagh – just off the Triangle.
We also make child seats and booster seats available in selected GoCars – making those family trips that bit easier.
February 2011February 1, 2011
GoCar opens two more GoBases in Dublin in Rathmines and Smithfield. A van is also added to the Dublin fleet, located in Smithfield next to the Luas line for greater access by GoCar customers.
September 2010September 1, 2010
GoCar launches in Dublin with one GoBase just off Camden Street.
January 2010January 1, 2010
Marc Rafferty joins the GoCar team as Sales Director. He brings a much-needed skill set to the GoCar team.
September 2008September 1, 2008
GoCar was launched in Cork City. Cork City Council agree to block-book 3 GoCars for use for staff during working hours for three years, as part of a wider pilot project.
During June 2012, Irish Car Rentals acquired the 80% stakes of the company resulting in giving it buying power for expansion of GoCar. By the end of 2013 GoCar expanded from 10 cars in 2008 to 200 cars.
GoCar launches Dublin GoBase no.7 at the Digital Hub by opening next to the Digital Depot complex just off Thomas Street.
GoCar supports ventures such as the Fumbally Exchange by opening next to them in the Tenterfields area near to Newmarket Square just off Cork Street.
GoCar CarSharing Ltd is in partnership with a German CarSharing company called cambio, which is one of the largest CarSharing operators in the world.