Toronto’s uberX Rider Zero: Phil Kessel

Catching a ride with one of our first uberX driver partners (in a Tesla no less), Phil Kessel has officially marked the launch of uberX and his title as Toronto’s uberX Rider Zero. On the ice, the Toronto Maple Leafs star flies across the ice no problem – but off the ice, he relies on Uber to get him from Point A to Point B – all at the tap of a button. And with the launch of uberX, he can now grab a ride with the same safe and reliable Uber he’s always known – with prices 40% cheaper than a taxi!


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What is uberX? It is our low-cost option – providing you the same on-demand Uber service you know and love. uberX rides are delivered by thoroughly screened driver partners and backed by constantly improving safety practices.

Oh, and did we mention it’s 40% cheaper than a taxi?

IMG_6152Rachel and Ben from the Uber Toronto team with Phil and Mike, our (already famous) Tesla-driving uberX partner!

Want to learn more about uberX in Toronto?

Click here to check out our official uberX Launch Announcement!
Click here for more information on the benefits of uberX in Canada
Click here for more information on uberX Safety in Toronto
Click here if you’re interested in becoming a driver!

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