King of the road: Safe Driver of the Year 2023
Every year, we celebrate one member of the Otto family with the safest driving record. This involves many aspects of how each driver handles their PCO car, from gentle braking through to always paying attention to the road ahead. The first winner of this new prize is Yusuf Omar Farah, who reveals below how regular
Otto Life Stories: Julius
To celebrate the diversity of the Otto family, we shine a spotlight on one driver’s cultural background in this series of occasional interviews. Today, Julius Cobotas reveals how summer boat parties helped to prepare him for PCO driving, where to get the best dumplings in London and why he no longer looks at riders’ phones.
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Otto Life Stories: Blaise
To celebrate the diversity of the Otto Car family, we shine a spotlight on one driver’s cultural background in this occasional series of interviews. Blaise Mudiayi is a university student with six children who drives a Tesla Model 3. He explains how to keep a busy life on track and why a career in African politics
Why Otto Car gave me £10k – and a Tesla
Isaac Yageneh explains why his recent part-exchange deal with Otto Car was super smooth, reveals his most famous passengers and how to grow mushrooms.
Otto Life Stories: No 6 – Samuel
Samuel is a fine example of how PCO drivers often have hidden skills. He is fluent in three languages, previously worked in the ambulance service – and shares great ideas on how to handle difficult riders.
Otto drivers support Brazil to win the World Cup
To celebrate the diversity of the Otto family, we asked our drivers which team they want to win the World Cup. Brazil came top with 39% of votes. To find out why, we met a Brazilian Otto driver, Leandro.
How Azu earned £12.5k with Otto Car’s Part-Exchange
Azu explains why the new Otto Car part-exchange scheme was such a seamless experience and reveals which teams he will be supporting in the FIFA World Cup.
Otto Life Stories: No 5 – Eniola
Eniola shares how to work longer shifts, her own experiences as a female driver and explains why this role is a good fit for family life.
Otto Life Stories: No 4 – Edward
Edward reveals how switching careers to PCO driving helped him keep him in touch with his own children, and shares the secrets of Ghanain food.
Otto Life Stories: No 3 – Solomon
Veteran driver, Solomon, shares how he managed to turn his entire life around and spills the secrets of creating a dream retirement plan.
Otto Life Stories: No 1 – Augustin
To celebrate the diversity of the Otto family, we will shine a spotlight on the cultural background of one experienced PCO driver in this new series.
How Muhabir earned £10,000 for his old car with the Otto Part-Exchange scheme
Muhabir Rahman used our new part-ex promotion to get paid £10k in cash. He explains why this was the easiest trade-in deal ever.
Meet Martin | Uber driver stories
Martin has been working in the private hire industry for 9 years, including a number of years with Uber. We caught up with him to hear his story.
Meet Ranjeet | Uber driver stories
Meet Ranjeet, an Uber driver on Rent 2 Buy +. We talked about the Uber Clean Air Plan, Covid-19 and much more in our latest PCO driver story.
Meet Khalid | A PCO car ownership story
We caught up with Khalid who recently became a PCO car owner after completing Rent 2 Buy. We learn about his story from Pakistan to London.
Meet Anita | July’s Safe Driver of the Month
Here at Otto Car, we value safety and that’s why we’ve introduced our safe driver of the month award for our family of PCO drivers in London.
It pays to drive safe with Otto Car | Meet Rogerio
Safety is extremely important here at Otto Car. That’s why we’ve been awarding our safest driver a special award.
Always part of the family | Meet Baz
Every PCO driver has a different story. Meet Baz, who started his PCO journey renting and used his earnings to open a restaurant.