As a enterprise mannequin, Airbnb has confirmed a polarising power. Many have hailed it as successful, boasting a world presence that makes reasonably priced and infrequently distinctive experiences attainable in numerous cities. Others will level to the corporate’s latest run of losses, pushed partially by much-publicised safety points which have put clients and their cash in danger. Others nonetheless spotlight the adverse social influence of the enterprise, which has been implicated in gentrification and the pricing-out of low-income metropolis residents.
For higher or for worse, this identical asset ownership-based mannequin is now of appreciable curiosity to some gamers within the mobility sector. May peer-to-peer rental assist obtain fascinating mobility targets, similar to diminished emissions and congestion? Will house owners actually be keen to half with what is usually their second-most costly buy? And may automakers have an interest, significantly after the shuttering of Maven? All these questions and extra are explored on this newest particular report from Automotive World, that includes perception from automakers, service operators and different sector consultants.
On this report:
‘Particular report: Can the Airbnb mannequin work within the automotive trade? ‘ presents perception from:
- Frost & Sullivan
- Lynk & Co