<P>&nbsp;</P> <P>A new concept has arrived in Lyon: <STRONG>The Californian company Uber, who offer chauffeur-driven cars, is setting up in the city</STRONG>. <A style="COLOR: #e02020" title="" href="https://www.aderly.com/implantation-entreprise/agences-de-developpement-economique,p,5,EN.jsp" target=_blank>Lyon is the second French city to offer the company&#8217;s services, and the only city outside Paris</A>.</P> <P><BR><STRONG>Uber offers premium services with a simple idea and cutting-edge technology</STRONG>: all that&#8217;s required is to download the app &#8220;your private chauffeur&#8221; onto your smartphone to gain access to an interactive map which shows all the Uber cars available in the surrounding area. In a few clicks, the user decides where the chauffeur will pick them up and can also get in touch by phone and follow the car&#8217;s progress on the interactive map.</P> <P>&nbsp;</P> <P><STRONG>The service offers an alternative to taxis, allowing you to call a car whenever you want, and makes paying easier</STRONG> by scanning your payment card and automatically debiting the journey fare. The luxury character of the service is reflected in the prices, which are often higher than for taxi journeys.</P> <P>&nbsp;</P> <P>In order to ensure a successful launch in Lyon,<STRONG> the company is offering promotional codes for the first journey, and his hoping to attract customers with its innovative and luxury service concept</STRONG>.<BR></P>