Driven by everyday people.

Riders, drivers and employees — together, we’re on a mission to transform transportation by building a more affordable, accessible way to understand where you’re going.

Sidecar is building the largest transportation news source powered by everyday people.

Sidecar is currently available in all global markets and has published 100’s of stories. Founded in 2017 and based in Utah, Sidecar receives millions of visits every year.

Our Editors

David Johnson


David is a veteran entrepreneur, champion of climate reform and disrupter of the status quo. Under his leadership has expanded to become the first instant rideshare news source nationwide. His passion to reinvent transportation dates back over a decade.

Melissa Thorson


Melissa is a nationally recognized technology writer.


Under Melissa’s leadership,’s engineering team has developed a dynamic, intuitive and scalable platform that has reached millions of riders nationwide.