Uber is the brand most associated with ridesharing, and according to Uber’s annual report, its drivers completed a total of 6.4 billion trips worldwide in 2022. Uber operates in 72 countries through 4.4 million drivers. With such a large business volume, it is inevitable that there will be lots of lost items left by customers in their vehicles.
Uber Technologies has compiled a list of the most frequently forgotten items in cars. The data comes from vehicles operating in the United States, with Jacksonvillee (Florida), Saint Anthony (Texas) and Palm Springs (California) being the most ‘forgotten’ cities. The most common lost objects are the following:
The craziest items forgotten by Uber passengers
The craziest items left behind by passengers in Uber vehicles in 2023 are pets, teeth, and a lightsaber.
Here is a longer list of The strangest and most unusual objects that Uber customers have accidentally left in cars:
Forgotten objects according to the day of the week
According to the report, there was a “significant increase” in the loss of Disney and Harry Potter items last year, “especially Minnie ears, lightsabers, Disney magic bands, and of course, magic wands!A total of 70 Nintendo Switch consoles were also left behind.
The report adds that there are popular objects that are lost depending on the day of the week.