04 Aug '17, 8am

Uber knowingly leased recalled vehicles to its drivers in Singapore

Uber is in the spotlight for shady operations once again after a report revealed that the U.S. ride-hailing giant knowingly leased cars that were subject to a recall to drivers in Singapore. A Wall Street Journal report exposed the events which took place in 2016 and centered around the Honda Vezel, one of a number of vehicles that Uber purchased and then made available for drivers to lease in Singapore, where the cost of a car is among the highest on the planet. Honda issued on a recall on the model due to faulty part, but Uber continued to buy affected models and lease them to drivers without first fixing the issue. In one case, an Uber car caught fire but fortunately neither the driver nor any passengers were in it at the time, the Journal reported. Central to the problem, Uber opted to buy its cars from auto importers rather than licensed dealers once it had exhausted ...

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