hike messenger today announced the launch of “Car Match”, a microapp within hike, that will facilitate hike users to match, connect, chat and finally, share rides with friends, friends of friends and others, to and fro work or other places. This feature is ideal solution during ambitious OddEven Formula of Delhi Government, which is in force for the time being till 15th January, to curb pollution in the city.
The smart microapp not just matches odd-numbered cars with even-numbered cars in the vicinity, but also ensures that car categories are as similar to each other as possible, and that commuter-partners have the flexibility to choose each other after chatting with them, thus helping them make judicious decisions about having safe yet fun rides together, as stated by the company in its press statement.
To get started on Hike “Car Match” micro-app:
- Open hike and open the “Car Match” app. Car Match is enabled for all Delhi numbers. Alternatively, you can get an invite from a friend who has it.
- Fill in basic details regarding yourself, your car and your journey.
- hike will generate possible matches as close to your profile and preferences as possible.
- Choose your match(es), chat and finalize a commuter-partner to share your ride with
hike Messenger is built for the unique needs of India and Delhi is a key consumer market. hike cliams to have 70 million users and transacts a billion messages a day.