Yep thats right! For the ones of you living in Sthlm I have joined forces withand and will be driving my RS6 as an Uber taxi in Stockholm on Friday the 15th of May. So who wants a ride? 😉 All info on how to book the car HERE! Lets hang out and have some fun, a little bonus is that your ride will even be for free and the money that the trip would have costed will be donated to charity!
Swedish freeskiing legendcar enthusiast Jon Olsson will be taking lucky Uber customers for a ride in his world famous Audi RS6 DTM in Stockholm, Sweden on Friday 15th of May.
Earlier this year the first pictures of the Audi RS6 DTM generated massive interest amongst car enthusiasts all over the world and nowand Jon Olsson are giving people in Stockholm a unique chance to experience riding in the car on the streets.
Jon Olsson is excited about his one-day gig as a qualified Uber driver. “It is going to be very nice to drive around in Stockholm, meet nice new people and have the chance to make their Friday a little bit more special together with Uber and!”
The Audi RS6 DTM will also be one of the 120 luxurious supercars participating in therally . This year’s rally starts in Stockholm on 23rd – 24th of May and drivers cross the finish line after the 3000 mile journey in Las Vegas on 29th of May.
Jon Olsson’s Audi RS6 DTM will be available for selected Uber customers inside Stockholm, Sweden on Friday 15th of May,starting 2:00 pm. Just like any other Uber-driver Jon Olsson will be driving the car on the public roads safely and according to local traffic laws and regulations.
New Uber customers can sign up and unlock the Jon Olsson Audi RS6 DTM feature through Existing Uber customers can unlock the car by entering code “2” in the app. Booking a ride in the car is possible for new and existing Uber-customers inside Stockholm City, Sweden on Friday 15th of May starting 2:00 pm (UTC +1).
For the customers the special rides in Jon Olsson’s Audi RS6 DTM will be free of charge andwill donate the total regular price of those rides to non-profit charitable trust that strives to provide opportunities, optimism and ambition to future generations.
STOCKHOLM WENT CRAZY FOR A CHANCE TO RIDE IN JON OLSSON’S AUDI RS6 DTM ON THE UBER APP
5700 ride booking requests in 6 hours. Over 1300 people following the real-time movement of Jon Olsson’s Audi RS6 DTM on the streets of Stockholm. 11 Uber-users and a group of their friends got really lucky. Check out what it was like to ride with Jon in the most sought after car in the history of Uber Stockholm.
Swedish freeskiing legend and globally known car-enthusiast Jon Olsson,
With Gumball 3000 Rally 2016 start in Stockholm approaching in one week, the interest towards experiencing Jon’s world famous car was massive. 5700 people inside Stockholm tried to book a ride in this specific car on the app on the 6 hour time-window and 11 of them got lucky and were picked up by Jon Olsson for a free Uber-ride. This was clearly the biggest interest towards any car in the history of Uber Stockholm and also one of the most sought after special Uber-rides worldwide.
This was not the last chance for people in Stockholm to see spectacular cars on the streets. Gumball 3000 rally starts in Norrbro, Stockholm on Saturday 23rd – Sunday 24th of May,.
About the Audi RS6 DTM:
Jon Olsson’s Audi RS6 DTM is one of the meanest station wagons in the world. Special 4X4 carbon fiber was not spared when building the car body, designed together with former Koenigsegg Chief Engineer Leif Tufvesson. Stertman Motorsport built up the extreme performance with only the best components from STM, Intrax, Movit and Milltek Sport. The engine is equipped with custom 18 karat gold anodized TTE9XX turbo chargers from The Turbo Engineers and the car is expected to reach up to 950hp. Even with all the exclusive customizations the car is perfectly street legal and used by Jon Olsson on a daily basis.
More information and photos here, and a video of Jon Olsson testing the car in extreme weather conditions here.
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More information about the project:
Jon Olsson’s Audi RS6 DTM was available for selected Uber customers inside Stockholm, Sweden on Friday 15th of May, 2015 between 2pm and 8pm. Over 1300 people entered the promotional code to unlock the view of Jon’s car on the streets of Stockholm and out of 5700 booking requests 11 people got lucky and were taken for a free Uber ride in Jon’s world famous car. This massive interest towards the car set a new record for Uber Stockholm.