Car Requirements

Uber Minneapolis Car Requirements – Twin Cities

What exactly are the Uber Minneapolis car requirements? Does your vehicle qualify to drive with Uber? We accept most 4-door cars but the requirements do vary depending on the vehicle option. As a result, we have started helping people who do not have cars acquire one. Be sure to sign up to drive here.

Minimum requirements for Minneapolis MN

  • Partner must be 21 years of age or older
  • Valid Minnesota or Wisconsin Driver’s License
  • Vehicle model year 2002 or newer
  • 4-door car or minivan
  • Good condition with no cosmetic damage
  • No commercial branding
  • Pass a vehicle inspection
  • Display trade dress (stickers) while online

Minnesota – Wisconsin Driver’s License

First upload a photo of your valid Driver’s License in the app or at partners.uber.com.

What if you applied to partner with Uber Minneapolis – St Paul and had a new license issued? Or, if you recently moved states? For you to complete your Uber profile we will need to verify your driving record history of 1 year. You can retrieve your record in three easy steps below…

  • Previous Driver’s License: Provide a photocopy of your previous driver’s license after entering all required information at: applicant.checkr.com. The license must show an issue date of at least 1 year prior to today’s date (at least three years if you’re 22 years old or younger).
  • Motor Vehicle Record: If you do not have a copy of your previous license, please follow these two steps: Obtain your MVR by visiting the appropriate state link (Minnesota or Wisconsin) and upload the file to applicant.checkr.com. Please note that MVR is known at the DMV as “Certified Driving Record.”
  • No License or MVR: If a photocopy of your license or DMV record cannot be provided, please send your most recent state and driver’s license number to: ubersupport@checkr.com. This cannot be the same as your current license.

Insurance

All partners must maintain their own insurance policy in accordance with state and local laws. Also, Uber maintains auto liability insurance on behalf of all U.S. partners.

License Plate with Non-Expired Tags

Uber Minneapolis – St Paul accepts both a picture of your license plate with non-expired tags or the alternative of a 21 day temporary permit for your license plate.

You will have to to upload a picture of your permanent license plate once you receive it (if you upload the temporary permit).

A photo of vehicle registration, title, application for title, and bill of sale can also work. The vehicle does not need to be registered in your name.

Vehicle inspection in Minneapolis – St Paul

Both Minneapolis and St. Paul require all uberX/XL vehicles being used for ridesharing to undergo a vehicle inspection.

Uber delivery services – Minneapolis, MN

Rather than drive people around you can find more ways to earn by utilizing our delivery services. Drivers 19 years of age and older may qualify for delivery services, like UberEATS and UberRUSH.

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Vehicle options in Minneapolis – St. Paul

uberX

Our most popular. In addition, most newer cars qualify to drive with uberX.

Additional Uber Minneapolis Car Requirements

  • 4-door sedan in good condition
  • Seat at least 4 passengers in addition to the driver
  • Working windows in addition to air conditioning
  • Full-sized vans or trucks are not accepted
  • Taxi cabs, government cars, or other marked vehicles are not allowed
  • No salvaged or rebuilt vehicles

Cars model year 2002 or newer qualify to drive with uberX. If it is 2002 – 2006 your vehicle must have less than 150,000 miles.

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Additional Uber Minneapolis Car Requirements

  • 4-door SUV or minivan with independently opening doors
  • Seat at least 6 passengers in addition to the driver
  • Working windows in addition to working air conditioning
  • Full-sized vans or trucks are not accepted
  • Taxi cabs, government cars, or other marked vehicles are not allowed
  • No salvaged or rebuilt vehicles

SUVs model year 2002 or newer qualify. If model year is 2002 – 2006 car must have less than 150,000 miles.

UberSELECT

Mid-tier luxury sedans with higher fares.

Additional Uber Minneapolis Car Requirements

  • Model year 2008 or newer
  • Leather or vinyl interior with no tears
  • Seat at least 4 passengers in addition to the driver
  • Working windows in addition to working air conditioning
  • Full-sized vans or trucks are not accepted
  • Taxi cabs, government cars, or other marked vehicles are not allowed
  • No salvaged or rebuilt vehicles
  • 4.75+ rating after 25 rated trips

UberBLACK

The original Uber

Additional Uber Minneapolis Car Requirements

  • Model Year: Must be 2012 model year or newer
  • Body Style*: Any with 4 full, independently opening doors
  • Seating: Must have seats AND seat belts for driver and 4 passengers
  • Exterior: Black in color
  • Interior: Black leather (real or synthetic)
  • Insurance: Commercial insurance
  • Identification: Minnesota limousine identification card
  • Registration: Photo of vehicle title or license plates
  • Must have a clean title (no salvage or rebuilt titles)

UberSUV

High-end vehicle with lots of room. Black SUVs only.

Additional Uber Minneapolis Car Requirements

  • Model year 2012 or newer
  • Exterior: Black only
  • Interior: Black Leather or Vegan Leather only
  • Commercially Insured
  • Seat at least 6 passengers in addition to the driver
  • No Cosmetic damage or missing piece pieces

Delivery

As a Delivery Partner, you will be connecting people with the local food they love in a way that is faster and more magical than ever before.

Vehicle Requirements

  • Model Year: Must be 1996 or newer
  • Body Style: Any 2-door or 4-door vehicles accepted

Partner-driver Requirements

  • 19+ years of age
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Valid Insurance
  • Background screening – Therefore, we will require your SSN.

Once you have gone through the signup process you will be able to find an Uber Car Inspection Station near you. Sign up here.