Carport and Car Sharing

Aim and Introduction
Carport and Car Sharing originated in Zurich, Switzerland in 1948.

Detailed Description
People can gain access to the cars at the carports at anytime, and return those cars to any other carport. The charges are calculated according to time and travel distance.

Effectiveness

As of 2007, there are 36 carports held by NTUC Income and 20 carports held by Honda Diracc.

Conclusion

Carport and car sharing allow people to have the convenience of driving a vehicle without having to purchase one of their own, which is rather costly.