Tales from the Lockdown – By your Bounce Scooter

Is it just me or has it really been a really long summer? Well, I am glad that it’s over now but I have to admit, I missed being on the roads. While it was difficult to stay away, I am excited to finally bounce back. But there’s an uninvited guest who has everyone’s attention. Wherever I go, all I hear is ‘Corona’. I am not sure what exactly it is but from what I can make of it is that...

On World Environment Day, here are 6 reasons why Electric Vehicles will shape the future

Let’s face the facts! The rate at which we are demanding & consuming the earth’s resources, it’s exhausting what’s left in the tank for future generations. Sustainability remains a concern. Petrol, diesel & CNG for example, are at the center stage when it comes to our micro & macro level requirements. Electric Vehicles and scooter sharing though have provided a much-needed...

Contactless Commute: the future of Indian mobility.

Today, ‘Contactless’ is much more than just a buzzword. And in fact is the real need of the hour. That people can commute safely, including getting to and from work, without any human intervention, i.e. in a contactless manner, is important not just to the health of the individuals but also to the economy. The coronavirus pandemic has affected mobility in India in more ways than we could...

Urban Mobility in the face of a Pandemic.

The role of self-drive shared scooters Where do we stand? The rapid spread of the novel coronavirus and its resulting condition has caught much of the world off-guard. The story is yet to fully play out, but it is evident that the crisis is global in nature and that science is on the frontlines in the fight against the virus. This includes medical professionals attempting to heal those affected...

Changing the landscape of Indian economy – #VocalForLocal

How do you define ‘vision?’ Is it the foresight to see things clearer than others or the ability to plan for the future better than others? Implementing a vision involves laying out a blueprint after carefully assessing the risks and rewards in the current and future scenarios. Then, creating a list of goals to accomplish it. On the 12th of May 2020, PM Modi addressed the nation on a wide...

Taking Scooter safety to the next level – Our sanitization drive

After nearly two months in the abyss, we will now be able to step-out, gradually if not in full-flow. The government has relaxed the anti-lockdown measures in zones that have seen considerable improvement so that we can slowly return to normal life. So, where does that leave us? Raring to go, vying to move again. But it’s best we do by acknowledging the elephant in the room, COVID-19. The...

Introducing Bounce ScooterHero – Using citizens’ vehicles for frontline workers

The ‘new normal’, life under COVID-19 has been challenging in more ways than one. For starters, we have been confined indoors and have to maintain social distancing but what has really crippled us in this hour of need is a lack of choice, a recourse, an option to commute. Public transportation services have been rolled back. Mobility options are limited. But we aren’t the only ones bearing...

Bounce introduces long-term bike rentals!

With the national lockdown possibly coming to an end many of us find ourselves wondering when life will get back to "normal". While a pre-coronavirus life may be a ways away, some everyday activities, like businesses or shops opening up again, may begin to surface. But even if the lockdown ends, our vigilance in terms of making health our priority shouldn't. So how do we, as citizens of the...