#WhyIDrive Los Angeles: Jose

Driver-partner Jose moved to Los Angeles from Mexico to be closer to his family and seek new opportunities.

#WhyIDrive Los Angeles: Paige

When Paige moved to Los Angeles from Dallas, Texas — our West Coast city seemed too big and too far from home.

#WhyIDrive: Bonita

Driver-partners are using the Uber platform in many ways, from earning a full-time income to supplementing their salaries at other jobs.

Introducing uberXL: Our Low-Cost SUV Option

To help officially kick off summer and celebrate the upcoming Memorial Day Weekend, we’re launching our newest car type – uberXL! With room for your whole entourage (up to six passengers), uberXL is comfy, convenient and low-cost. You can expect pickups from Toyota Highlanders, Honda Odysseys and Kia Sorentos, among others.