What makes us different

#1 Think Local

Communauto (VRTUCAR) started and remains a local small business in your community supporting other local businesses, organizations and cooperatives.

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#2 Think Environment

Communauto (VRTUCAR) cares about sustainability and the environment. We work with like-minded businesses and local municipal transit authorities. One shared car reduces greenhouse gas emissions by replacing up to 10 privately owned cars. We also offer a GHG offset option to our members.

#3 Think Safety

Communauto (VRTUCAR) cares about our members. We provide $2,000,000 insurance coverage. We install winter tires on all our vehicles each fall and we exceed manufacturer’s maintenance standards.

#4 Think Care

Communauto (VRTUCAR) customer service experience. Our phones are answered 24/7 and our offices in Ottawa, Kitchener & Hamilton are open Monday to Friday 8-5. We want to hear from our members both the good experiences and how can we do a better job.

#5 Think Experience

Communauto (VRTUCAR) has 18 years of experience in Ottawa/Kingston and now Southwestern Ontario. This means we know our community, we work in our community, we drive on our roads in our weather, and we respond to the sustainable transportation needs of the communities we serve.