“I’m a retired international hotel operator. I’ve been living in Malaysia for a year and a half. I decided to retire here mainly to enjoy the variety of food. Also, it’s easy for my wife and me to travel internationally from Kuala Lumpur than back home in Melbourne. However, coming here and not having a car was incredibly difficult for me, because I’ve always had my own car wherever I’ve been.
“I work in an NGO. Our company mainly do consultation in the oil palm industry, on how to be more sustainable. We work very closely oil palm producers, both local and international. As a result, we do a lot of travelling every few months, mostly to rural areas in Sabah, Sarawak, and peninsular as well.
“I was born in Lima, but I grew up in Sydney. I’ve lived all over the world. Two years ago, I moved to Malaysia to pursue my MBA at this new business school here in KL called Asia School of Business. I came to know about GoCar through some of my expat friends, who were telling me how cool and convenient the whole process of renting a car was to them.
Born in Perak and raised in Brunei, Vivian returns to Malaysia to pursue her studies at Monash University. She miss being behind the wheel and gets around by taking a Grab or hitching a ride from her friends — until she discovered GoCar last November.
For Hazim, his job as a content writer requires him to get around town for work. He discovered GoCar when he needed an alternative mode of transportation beyond the public commute and a family car at home. What attracts Hazim the most to GoCar may surprise you — and it is not just his love for cars.
John is currently a university student and does not own a car. Usually, on weekends he shares a car with his family members to travel out. He needed an alternative mode of transportation that would be convenient for him, that is when he discovered GoCar.
Deanna needed an alternative mode of transportation when she sent her car for servicing and also happened to be moving home the same day. That is when she realised GoCar became the best viable option for her as it provides flexibility that suits her independent lifestyle.
Vincent realised that owning a car can be extremely expensive. That is when GoCar became an interim solution for him and his family. Being a frequent GoCar user, he is provided with a good service. Therefore, he decided to return the favour by sending the GoCar that he booked for a wash before returning it.