India’s fastest growing self-drive car rental brand aims to change the way people commute in the two tourist cities
MyChoize, India’s fastest growing self-drive car rental brand owned by ORIX has announced the start of its operation in the cities of Jaipur and Ahmedabad starting December 2016. MyChoize would offer self-drive cars on the hourly, daily, weekly and monthly basis for intra-city as well as inter-city travel needs of commuters. MyChoize is the self-drive brand of Orix Auto Infrastructure Services Pvt. Ltd, a subsidiary of Japan’s second largest self-drive car rental company ORIX.
The company announced that it will start its operations in Jaipur and Ahmedabad with the fleet providing options of a hatchback, sedan and SUVs to its customers in Jaipur. In Ahmadabad, MyChoize has opened its office at Raindrops, Opposite Cargo Motors, C.G Road – 380006. And in Jaipur, the office is at Ganpati Plaza, M.I Road – 302001.
MyChoize offers a wide fleet of cars from manufacturers including Toyota, Hyundai, Ford, Mahindra, Maruti and Nissan running across Bengaluru, Mumbai, Delhi, Pune, Chennai, Kolkata, Hyderabad and now Ahmadabad and Jaipur. The company provides cars across all segments including compact SUVs, hatchbacks, luxury cars, sedans, and SUVs to its customers.
“The states of Rajasthan and Gujarat allure travellers from all across the globe with its breathtaking attractions. Various cities in these states have much to offer when it comes to tourist attractions, with Jaipur and Ahmedabad being the starting points for most travellers. Our expansion into these cities is strategically placed to serve tourists as well as locals for all their travel related needs at most economical rates,” said Sandeep Gambhir, Managing Director, Orix India.
The fares of MyChoize self-drive cars would be starting as low as Rs.48 per hour in the two cities. The company offers unlimited kilometres to its customers so that they don’t have to worry about a kilometre cap during their driving experience while exploring the state. Mr. Gambhir also announced that the company will be providing customers with a pickup and drop service for the self-drive cars at their doorsteps to make it more convenient for the travellers to use the services.
Keeping in tune with its global scale in self-drive business, Orix has plans to invest USD 30 Million in the next 2 years in the expansion of Mychoize. The service which is currently available on www.mychoize.com would be launching its Android and iOS app by the end of this month.
ORIX Auto Infrastructure Services Ltd (OAIS) was established in 1995 as a joint venture between ORIX Corporation, Japan (ORIX) and Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services Ltd (IL&FS), India. In December 2011, it became a 100% subsidiary of ORIX Corporation Japan with the aim of expanding its presence in the growing Indian market by leveraging the know-how and expertise that ORIX offers worldwide. ORIX operates in India through two companies i.e. ORIX Auto Infrastructure Services Limited (OAIS), the Operating Company and ORIX Leasing and Financial Services Limited (OLFS), a Non-Banking Financial Company, which is a wholly owned subsidiary of OAIS. OAIS and OLFS offer a bouquet of services including Leasing Solutions, Rent a Car, Employee Transportation Solutions and Mobility Solutions along with a capability to offer flexible financing solutions to meet the requirements of its clients in the commercial vehicle and SME spaces.