Car-maker supports BikeShare

bikeshareThe expanded Bay Area Bike Share has a new name – Ford GoBike.

New bikes and stations are being added at:
· Arena Green/ SAP Center
· San Jose City Hall
· MLK Library
· Paseo de San Antonio
· San Fernando at 7th St
· San Fernando VTA Light Rail Station (Delmas Ave at San Fernando St)
· Adobe on Almaden
· Santa Clara at Almaden
· SJSU – 4th at San Carlos
· San Salvador at First
· San Jose Civic Center
· Almaden Blvd at Balbach St
· 9th St at San Fernando

By 2018, more stations will be installed in the greater downtown area, and a total of 80 stations will exist. Sixteen stations and 150 bikes previously existed downtown. Including San Jose, Oakland and San Francisco, the fleet of bikes will eventually reach 7,000.

Pricing includes $3 trip, $9.95 daily and $124 annual fees ($25 off right now). Low-income residents may qualify for a $5 annual GoBike pass.

Go to fordgobike.com for information about the expansion, pricing and map of stations.