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Need a Vehicle to Start Driving for Lyft or Uber? Don’t get caught in the high cost/short term rental or lease trap! DriveItAway enables ownership for all ride share drivers. It’s as easy as 1, 2, 3!

  1. Come to a DriveItAway powered “Lyft Your Down Payment” or “Drive for Your Down Payment” authorized car dealership and see the DriveItAway specialist. Choose the vehicle you want, and find out what you’ll need to buy or lease it long term.
  2. If the deal can’t be done that day, pick up a DriveItAway vehicle to drive for Lyft (or Uber) and “Lyft Your Down Payment” (discounted rental vehicles, with all insurance included, for a month or however long it takes).
  3. Come back when you raise enough money driving, and buy the vehicle you choose! New drivers will receive a “kick start” bonus towards your down payment.

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • How do I qualify for a DriveItAway “Lyft Your Down Payment” or “Drive for Your Down Payment” vehicle?

    If you’re a new rideshare driver, apply to drive for Lyft here Or you can call (203) 491-4283 or email Once you are approved to drive for Lyft or Uber, reserve your vehicle on the DriveItAway app. (Please note: vehicles must have our code DRIVEITAWAY for you to receive the down payment bonus). If you are already an approved Lyft or Uber driver, reserve your vehicle on the DriveItAway app, choose your term, from a few days to a few months, then show the dealership your valid driver’s license and rideshare app when you pick up your vehicle. (Please note: you will need a debit or credit card in order to rent a vehicle).

  • Where do I go to pick up a vehicle to drive?

    Any DriveItAway affiliated dealer, although it’s recommended you choose a dealer where you may also want to purchase your vehicle.

  • How do I go through the process of selecting and purchasing a vehicle?

    That’s easy, choose the affiliated DriveItAway dealership of your choice, and when you stop to pick up your rental vehicle, you can also meet our DriveItAway “Lyft Your Down Payment” specialist, who can help you with your vehicle selection, answer any questions, calculate the down payment needed. All DriveItAway customers receive special consideration with our “Lyft Your Down Payment” program specialists.

  • How do I reserve the rental?

    That’s easy too, once you are approved to drive for Lyft or Uber, just go on to the reservation section of the mobile app or website and choose your vehicle.

  • How do I pay for it?

    You will need a major credit or debit card to pay for the vehicle, and you can choose the term. It’s okay to rent for just a few days and then renew, folks do it all the time.

  • While the rental process is automated, is it okay to call or email someone for additional questions on the program?

    Absolutely! Personal service is what sets us apart from the many rental companies out there that will gladly lock you into a perpetual rental or short-term lease, but never talk to you about solving your transportation needs. We can help you at headquarters (203) 491-4283 or via email:

Call us now at 203 491 4283, text DRIVEITAWAY to 69696) or email us at