Droom, the online automobile marketplace which lets you buy new super-luxurious cars online, has partnered with another luxury service provider JetSetGo, giving its users a chance to buy or sell aerial vehicles such as private planes and choppers from its online portal.
By using JetSetGo’s resources, you can buy and sell everything on wheels, right from bicycles to planes on Droom. The company is also expanding and pushing its limits by foraying into the fun rides & experiences category for rental and chartering of private planes and choppers.
As of now, the luxury trips are being offered at Pune, New Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad and Bangalore locations and the pricing starts from Rs. 1,56,000. It’s experience offerings include birthday parties for children and adults, air culinary, etc. So yeah, you need really a lot of money just lying around of no use to be able to take these services.
The company claims that it is currently the largest online automobile marketplace in India. It has 14 different automobile categories including auto services, with over 10,000 sellers and more than 6,000 listings.
Founded in April 2014 in Silicon Valley, Droom is claimed to be amongst the fastest growing consumer Internet companies in India with more than 9,000 B2C sellers, over 15,000 products, more than 6,000 listings, and over 500k+ downloads for mobile app.
It recently came into news, when a partnership with Uber in Delhi resulted in riders getting to ride in super luxurious cars like Hammer, Lamborghini etc.
Sandeep Aggarwal, Founder & CEO, Droom, commented,
At Droom, we have always endeavored to provide our consumers with the widest selection and choicest of offerings in the automobile segment. We endeavor to offer a truly holistic and trustworthy experience to our buyers as well as sellers. By partnering with JetSetGo and adding this new category into our list of product offerings, we are poised to leverage the growing spending power of the Indian consumers to provide them with need-based private aviation solutions.
Kanika Tekriwal, Co-founder and CEO, JetSetGo, added,
Droom with its disruptive marketplace approach, is one of the most influential players in the Indian automobile market. What I personally love about Droom is that it caters to every segment of society, be it a scooter or a skoda or a lamborgini – Droom is the right way to droooom. What better partnership to have than by two of India’s pioneers in their respective fields. I am confident that the two company’s together will revolutionize the transportation space.
JetSetGo, founded by Kanika Tekriwal and Sudheer Perla in 2013, recently raised an undisclosed amount of sum in its seed funding round from Yuvraj Singh’s YouWeCan Ventures.
Droom on the othe hand, received a much larger $16 million in funding, led by Lightbox Ventures, with participation of Beenos Partners. In the coming 18 to 24 months, Droom is looking to further expand its operations by adding 20 automobile and 12 service categories hosting over 50,000 sellers and 200,000 listings.