Chicago’s UBERx Rider Zero: Patrick Kane
UPDATE: LOWER UBERx RATES + SIGNED PATRICK KANE JERSEY GIVEAWAY
The hottest buzz around Chicago right now are the Blackhawks and the new lower UBERx rates! It means you can get to the United Center (or whatever BHawks watering hole you frequent) for less than the cost of a taxi. Game on.
To celebrate our beloved Hawks during their Stanley Cup run, we’ve giving away a SIGNED jersey from UBERx Rider Zero (read more below) Patrick Kane. Plus we’ll hook it up with round-trip UBERx rides to wherever you plan to watch the next game. Ready to do whatever it takes to win?
First, you MUST be signed up for Uber to win. If you don’t have an account yet, sign up with code CHIKANE here to get $10 off your first Uber ride (excludes TAXI).
Then, head on over to Twitter and tweet or RT #UBERxKANE for a chance to win. The contest runs Monday through Thursday (6/6/13, 5pm CT). One lucky winner will be sporting a signed Patrick Kane jersey just in time for Game 4.
While you wait for us to announce a winner, you have to check out why Patrick Kane loves UBERx. Take a ride for LESS than the cost of a taxi with new lower rates (found below).
——————————————————————————————————————————————————– On the ice, Patrick Kane is busy dominating shoot-outs and helping his teammates battle for another Stanley Cup. Off the ice, he trades in his skates for sneakers and loves to hit up some of Chicago’s best spots with friends, just like everyone else. His preferred method of transportation? Uber, of course! Patrick was surprised to find another option when he fired up his app on a recent rainy afternoon: UBERx. Sold on the reliability of UBERx with prices in line with Uber TAXI, he decided to give it a try. Patrick requested a car from the warmth of his downtown apartment and within minutes got notification that his driver Bekzot had arrived out front in a shiny black 2013 Toyota Camry hybrid.
With that, Patrick Kane solidified his title as Chicago’s UBERx Rider Zero! Hit the streets like Patrick Kane by trying out UBERx the next time you need a ride.
Sign up here or use code CHIKANE to get $10 off your first Uber ride (excluding TAXI). Already an Uber user? Pass along the code to a friend and take a ride together!
Uber on, Patrick!
-Team Uber Chicago
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