Volkswagen Uber up!
Terms and Conditions

  1. These terms and conditions govern the Volkswagen Uber up! promotion hosted by Volkswagen of South Africa (Pty) Ltd (“VWSA”).
  2. By participating in the promotion, you agree to these terms and conditions.
  3. In addition, your access to any website or application required for participation will be subject to the terms and conditions imposed by the respective service providers.
  4. VWSA shall not be responsible for any injury, loss or damage arising from the event. This includes but is not limited to that arising from technical malfunction of any communication network, late, lost, incomplete, misdirected, incorrectly submitted, delayed, illegible or corrupt Event entry, participant error or participation in the free ride with the Volkswagen up! and Uber.
  5. The participant agrees to comply with all applicable legislation when participating in the free ride. VWSA shall, in its sole discretion be entitled to recover any loss or damage or injury to person arising from the participant’s contravention of legislation or commission of any criminal act during the free ride drive or while otherwise participating in the event.
  6. The event commences in South Africa on 15-19 April 2015 from 13:00 – 21:00 Monday to Thursday and 15:00 – 23:00 Friday to Sunday and will close on Sunday 19 April 2015.
  7. The event is only open to residents of South Africa, based in Cape Town, Pretoria and Johannesburg
  8. The event is open to members, partners, directors, employees, agents or consultants of VWSA or its affiliated companies, Dealers, agencies, service providers, contractors and members of their immediate or extended family. Minors shall be accompanied by a Guardian.
  9. Only a maximum of 3 individuals per free ride are allowed within the vehicle,
  10. Only two free rides are permitted per person for the period of the promotion. Trips are limited to a maximum of 20 minutes in duration or 20km in distance, whichever is reached first.
  11. To be eligible participants will be required to download the Uber app and book the free ride via the Uber channel. The standard terms and conditions and procedures of Uber will apply, save that there shall be no charge for the ride.
  12. The free rides are neither transferable nor negotiable and cannot be deferred or exchanged for cash.
  13. If VWSA is legally required to alter any aspect of the event or to terminate the event, VWSA will have the right to do so without prior notice. Neither VWSA nor its Dealers, or service providers shall be liable for such alteration or cancellation.
  14. Unless you consent otherwise, neither VWSA nor any of its Dealers will use the personal information you give us for any purpose other than facilitation of the promotion or compliance with applicable legislation.
  15. VWSA reserves the right to disqualify any participant who breaches any of the event Terms and Conditions, or engages in any unlawful or dishonest conduct in relation to the event. In this regard VWSA shall be entitled to recover any loss or damage from the responsible party arising from such conduct.
  16. No agency or partnership is created between VWSA and Uber arising from this promotion, with each party being independent of the other.
  17. These Terms and Conditions are available on

Updated 2 April 2015.