11 MAR 2020
Ola rides with Supercar team, Plus Fitness Racing at Albert Park
Brad Jones Racing is excited to share a ride with Ola as they climb on board with Plus Fitness Racing for the Beaurepaires Melbourne 400.
Ola is one of the world's largest ridesharing companies, operating in Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom and India. Locally, Ola is available in more than 20 metropolitan and centres, including all state and territory capitals and is now available to more than 90% of the Australian population.
Since first launching in Australia two years ago, Ola has become the nation's fastest growing rideshare app by bringing more competition and better value to rideshare users and drivers across the country.
Simon Smith, Managing Director of Ola Australia said that joining Brad Jones Racing for the Beaurepaires Melbourne 400 event is a great fit.
"Our popularity has been driven by offering a safe, affordable and reliable way to get around. Our drivers love motorsports too, so they're pretty excited about our involvement with the Brad Jones Racing team for the Beaurepaires Melbourne 400. They'll be heading out in large numbers to help race-goers heading to Albert Park for the four-day event get there smoothly and home again safely."
Ola also recognises Supercars as one of Australia's favourite pastimes. Over 1.5 million people attend Supercar events and the Beaurepaires Melbourne 400 is a key event at one of the world's most prestigious sporting fixtures.
"We're thrilled to have a presence at Albert Park for this event and to be able to offer an affordable, convenient transport option that will help revheads enjoy the Beaurepaires Melbourne 400 and all the action on the day", said Smith.
Team director Brad Jones believes Ola is a great fit for a race event of this scale.
"With have over 1.5 million people attending the event, getting there and away can be a challenge. It makes perfect sense for Ola to get involved with Brad Jones Racing for the Beaurepaires Melbourne 400 we are excited to work with them to help motorsports fans make the most of their day out at Albert Park," said Jones.
Todd Hazelwood, in the #14 Commodore, said: "This is perfect, I can sleep in, make sure I get the optimum recovery each day and grab and Ola ride to and from the tracks each day. I am pumped to have them on board. We will certainly need them at the Gala Awards night" said Hazelwood.
Arrive smoothly at the track by downloading the Ola app and booking a ride there. New customers will also get 30% off all rides for their first 2 weeks, to a maximum discount of $10 off per ride*.
*Full terms and conditions for the new customer offer can be found here: https://ola.com.au/au30new/