It’s always lovely when you meet someone who clearly loves their job and is ready to go to any lengths to make sure they give it their absolute best. Especially when it’s an Uber driver who is determined to turn a regular, boring car drive into an amazing experience enhanced by a variety of commodities. From phone chargers to dogs, from snacks to gaming consoles, some drivers really can surprise you with their inventive ways to offer you a comfortable ride, and to
bribe persuade you to give them that coveted five-star rating. There are many wonderful and hilarious stories on the Internet from people recounting their Uber adventures, and we would like to honor the sheer brilliance of these drivers by sharing with you this compilation of the best ones, courtesy of Bored Panda.
1. Relieve your stress by petting a super cute furball!
2. When she got back the purse she’d left in an Uber the day before, this lady found all the details of the adventures the purse had had with the driver captured on her phone.
3. Thanks for the heads-up!
4. Always prepared for any emergency.
5. Sometimes five stars aren’t enough to show how awesome something is.
6. That bird looks more like Jack Nicholson than Jack Nicholson does.
7. An Uber driver turned up in Manhattan dressed like this
Admittedly, his 70s look was somewhat ruined by using a 90s Cadillac Fleetwood wagon, but I’d love to get a lift from a guy as stylish as this!
8. Better than using smoke signals
9. This Uber driver let his grandkids decorate his car for Halloween.
10. Uber drivers want to join in the fun of Halloween dress-ups too!
11. Anything to avoid a ticket!
12. Trying to be politically correct in 2017. And still someone will get offended by this…
13. I bet someone’s made him drive around in circles so they can play a bit longer.
14. They are on a hiiiighway to hell.
15. Only in Dubai: a McLaren Uber.
16. Took a wrong turn and ended up in the middle of the ocean. Can happen to anyone.
17. When you are drunk and take an unnecessary ride…
…Uber will make sure you remember your brilliance by providing you with a detailed map of your journey.
18. This is just cheating!
Using a dog to get all the stars! It’s super effective!