Alexa powered devices have a new skill that can reserve a Car2go vehicle for users of the digital brain. By enabling the skill, owners of Amazon Echo and other Alexa-powered devices will be able to book cars hands-free by asking Car2go through Alexa to reserve the closest car or provide updates about the reservation or even cancel the reservation.
Car2go, a subsidiary of Daimler AG has been growing gradually and is now boasting of over 100,000 members in the U.S. and 2,500,000 registered members worldwide making it the largest car-sharing company in the world. The company provides exclusively, small Smart cars and Mercedes-Benz models for one-way point-to-point rentals. The cars are user-accessed via a smartphone app.