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Rental company Enterprise testing subscription service for $1,499 per month

Subscribers can change cars four times a month

Subscribers can change cars four times a month

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Vehicle subscription services got you curious? Here's our complete guide

We give you our take on these flat-fee services

We give you our take on these flat-fee services.

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Lexus joins subscription craze with Complete Lease

Program is offered with the new UX subcompact crossover

Program is offered with the new UX subcompact crossover.

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Toyota's car subscription service rewards you for safe driving

Kinto will award you points based on how well you drive

Kinto will award you points based on how well you drive.

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FCA to test Jeep car-sharing and other pilots

Limited programs including a subscription service start this month

Limited programs including a subscription service start this month in Boston.

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Car subscription services: A slow, expensive start — but the potential is huge

It's in automakers' best interests to get subscriptions right

It's in automaker's best interests to get subscriptions right.

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Care by Volvo subscription service is growing faster than expected

So fast, it has pinched the supply of XC40 crossovers

So fast, it has pinched the supply of XC40 crossovers.

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Cadillac cancels its car subscription program after just two years

First the company left NYC, now this

First Cadillac ditches NYC, now it's saying goodbye to its subscription service.

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Car subscriptions poised to be the next big thing

Four questions with Mobiliti founder Chance Richie

Four questions with Mobiliti founder Chance Richie.

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Audi launches subscription service: Here's what $1,395 a month gets you

Audi Select pilot program in Texas comes with the choice of five models.

Audi Select pilot program in Texas comes with the choice of five models.

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Dealers mobilize to protect their margins from automaker subscription services

Franchisees want to ensure they're not cut out of the revenue stream

Franchisees want to ensure they're not cut out of the revenue stream.

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2019 Volvo S60 to start at $36,795, subscription details revealed

There are subscription options through Care by Volvo

There are subscription options through Care by Volvo

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Volvo expects a third of its cars sold to be driverless by 2025

It also expects half of its vehicles to be available via subscription

It also expects half of its vehicles to be available via subscription by then.

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Mercedes-Benz Collection subscription service launches in Nashville, Philadelphia

Pilot begins in June in partnership with dealers in both markets

Here comes Mercedes-Benz jumping into the monthly subscription-service craze, launching its pilot program in Nashville and Philadelphia. It'll be called the Mercedes-Benz Collection.

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Spotify might be working on an in-car music player

Rumors have been circulating that Spotify is working on some sort of hardware, possibly an in-car controller or a standalone player. As The Verge reports, a number of Reddit users have claimed to have received offers for the device, with plan price points ranging from $12.99 to $14.99 per month, but when they clicked the offer that appeared in the Spotify app, they were directed to an error page. Some have also reported that their offers noted that the device had 4G built in.

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BMW monthly subscription service: Now we know how much it'll cost

Two price tiers and unlimited vehicle swapping

BMW has officially launched its new vehicle subscription service, becoming the latest automaker to embrace the more flexible alternative to traditional leasing. It's called Access by BMW, and it'll offer a selection of vehicles in two tiers via a new mobile app or dedicated website.

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BMW Access subscription service launches in Tennessee this week

The latest automaker to give monthly flat fees a try

It's called the "subscription economy," and BMW is about to join it. Bloomberg reports that the luxury automaker will launch its Access by BMW subscription service April 2 at a dealership in Nashville, Tennessee. BMW's U.S. boss said the brand was looking at launching such an initiative sometime this year, but wouldn't divulge details on precise timing or location.

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Lincoln plans pilot subscription service for pre-owned vehicles

It'll offer 2017 Lincolns in San Francisco and West Los Angeles

Lincoln's foray into the world of monthly subscriptions will follow the mold of Ford's Canvas program and launch a pilot service offering a range of pre-owned 2017 Lincoln vehicles in West Los Angeles and the San Francisco area.

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Mercedes Flexperience subscriptions: Drive a different car each month

Flat-fee program planned for the U.S. sometime this year

Mercedes-Benz will soon jump into the U.S. car subscription pool. Carmakers like Audi, Cadillac and Porsche, as well as tech companies like Clutch Technologies and Flexdrive, have already begun trialing multi-vehicle subscription services here. The Mercedes offering, called Flexperience in Europe and entirely controlled though the Mercedes Me app, should shortly begin trials in Germany with the help of the two largest dealer groups there. Mercedes doesn't know when or where the U.S. version of F

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BMW to switch Apple CarPlay to subscription service

The first year is free, then it's $80 a year.

It's actually cheaper over the course of a three- or four-year lease than BMW's current $300 charge.

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