Uber and Lyft car requirements need to be met before you can take part and start earning money. If you’re interested, read on for Lyft and Uber requirements in California.
There are a few rules that apply to every Uber driver. You must:
You cannot drive for Uber with a:
UberX and UberXL drivers in Los Angeles, Orange County, San Diego, and San Francisco must have a 2004 model or newer.
UberX Cars must:
UberSELECT Cars must:
UberBLACK and UberSUV Cars must:
UberLUX Cars must:
Lyft requirements in California include the need for the following documents:
You’ll need a 2005 or newer vehicle for:
A 2004 or newer is required for San Francisco and Silicon Valley/San Jose. All other cities require 2003 or newer.
Lyft vehicles must have 4 doors and can seat 5 to 8, including the driver.
Requirements might differ if you’re in Mission Hills instead of Cerritos or West Hollywood, so it’s always best to check. When you know what you need, look to our new vehicle range for models recommended by Uber and Lyft, including the ever-popular Toyota Prius. For any further information, feel free to contact us.