Car Rental News

Enterprise Expands into Scandinavia with Greyfell Nordic Partnership - Canada NewsWire (press release)

Tue, 11/11/2014 - 20:22

Enterprise Expands into Scandinavia with Greyfell Nordic Partnership
Canada NewsWire (press release)
LONDON, Nov. 11, 2014 /CNW/ -- Enterprise Rent-A-Car has appointed Greyfell Nordic as its franchise partner in Sweden and Norway to extend the Enterprise brand into Scandinavia. This agreement is part of a planned programme of expansion over the ...

No joy ride - Independent Online

Tue, 11/11/2014 - 19:12

Independent Online

No joy ride
Independent Online
(See the table – link at the end of the article – for a comparison of the charges for these items at each of the car-hire companies surveyed.) * A fee to process, store and retrieve the rental agreement (a rental administration fee). * A refuelling ...

Turning Governments into Innovation Machines - Governing

Mon, 11/10/2014 - 13:04

Turning Governments into Innovation Machines
Governing
Uber, an app that allows smartphone users to find vehicles for hire, has been insanely popular, disputing the traditional taxi model. Meanwhile, the rental-car industry is being disrupted by several innovations, such as Zipcar, the car-sharing service; ...

Europcar under fire from ACCC for allegedly unfair contracts - CHOICE

Mon, 11/10/2014 - 09:03

Travel Weekly

Europcar under fire from ACCC for allegedly unfair contracts
CHOICE
Car rental company Europcar is being taken to court by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) on allegations that their hire car contracts are unfair and contravene the Australian Consumer Law (ACL). The company is also accused of ...
ACCC alleges Europcar misled customers and had unfair contractsSydney Morning Herald
ACCC sues Europcar over unfair contract termsSmartCompany.com.au

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Alphardku comes up with its Car rental agency in Bandung - DigitalJournal.com

Thu, 11/06/2014 - 16:28

Alphardku comes up with its Car rental agency in Bandung
DigitalJournal.com
But it is very important to make a proper research on the company providing car for hire. If the company is not good enough then it could be embarrassing on the wedding day. One should rent car from a company that has experience in this field and has ...

TIA construction set to begin Dec. 2 - WTSP 10 News

Thu, 11/06/2014 - 10:30

WTSP 10 News

TIA construction set to begin Dec. 2
WTSP 10 News
The first phase projects include a $417.5 million automated people mover leading from the main terminal to a $318.7 million consolidated rental car center, a $122.5 million main terminal expansion and other roadway and facility improvements.

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What should I do if I find out I've been sold an ex-hire car? - Telegraph.co.uk

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 14:13

Telegraph.co.uk

What should I do if I find out I've been sold an ex-hire car?
Telegraph.co.uk
It's not a scam. Ex-rentals are usually in better shape than privately owned cars, because having a variety of different drivers runs them in better and they are cleaned and checked between every hire. Here's all you need to know about buying an ex ...

eHi Car kicks off roadshow for $190mn IPO - FinanceAsia

Tue, 11/04/2014 - 13:29

eHi Car kicks off roadshow for $190mn IPO
FinanceAsia
eHi Car Services, the Shanghai-based car hire and chauffeuring company, has kicked off formal roadshows and secured three private placement investors ahead of its planned US flotation. Dongfeng Asset Management, a subsidiary of Dongfeng Motor ...

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Barcelona Budget to Offer Car Rental Comparison to Travelers to Barcelona - Virtual-Strategy Magazine (press release)

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 18:12

Barcelona Budget to Offer Car Rental Comparison to Travelers to Barcelona
Virtual-Strategy Magazine (press release)
“Consumers will not find car hire cheaper than the quotes available on our website,” Fattore promised, before adding, “Moreover, a new radial search function is introduced to the system. This will search within a 20 mile radius for the next available ...

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Kia Rental flexible car hire programme launched at dealers - FleetNews

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 11:12

FleetNews

Kia Rental flexible car hire programme launched at dealers
FleetNews
“Kia Rental has had a positive start, we've even had one rental customer who was so impressed with the car he came back and bought it. The overriding feedback from customers has been that service not price counts. Kia Rental reflects a grown-up ...

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Enterprise Rent-A-Car continues to expand UK presence - Breaking Travel News

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 15:40

Enterprise Rent-A-Car continues to expand UK presence
Breaking Travel News
The global car hire company located at the station earlier this month in response to increasing demand for its car rental services from business customers and tourists. Four new jobs will be created in the branch, one of which will be for a graduate ...

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Rent-control tenants who game their landlord - SFGate

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 02:15

Rent-control tenants who game their landlord
SFGate
But the tenant, a stockbroker, told her he would hire a lawyer, drag out proceedings and bleed her financially. “She ended up having to pay the stockbroker to leave,” Erhardt said. “And I can tell you he drove a much nicer car than she did.” Critics ...

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Passenger Car Rental and Hiring in Australia Industry Market Research Report ... - PR Web (press release)

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 21:10

Passenger Car Rental and Hiring in Australia Industry Market Research Report ...
PR Web (press release)
Vehicle leasing operators have grown significantly over the past five years, while car rental providers have faced more difficult market conditions. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated its report on the Passenger Car Rental ...

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Is Renting a Car Cheaper Than Buying One? - NDTVAuto.com

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 16:25

NDTVAuto.com

Is Renting a Car Cheaper Than Buying One?
NDTVAuto.com
If you want the convenience of a personal vehicle but don't want to buy a car, or hire a taxi every time you need to get around, then renting a car can make sense. This is particularly true if you're travelling to a new city and just need a car for a ...

Renting a Car in India Is Now as Easy as a Few Clicks - but Does the Maths Add ... - NDTV

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 13:36

NDTV

Renting a Car in India Is Now as Easy as a Few Clicks - but Does the Maths Add ...
NDTV
If you want the convenience of a personal vehicle but don't want to buy a car, or hire a taxi every time you need to get around, then renting a car can make sense. This is particularly true if you're travelling to a new city and just need a car for a ...

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Giants' Bochy and Flannery 'like an ol' married couple' - USA TODAY

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 04:19

USA TODAY

Giants' Bochy and Flannery 'like an ol' married couple'
USA TODAY
Bochy fled the Padres when CEO Sandy Alderson declined his request for a contract extension after winning two consecutive division titles. Bochy interviewed with the Giants, and had a secret interview with the Chicago Cubs. The Cubs hired Lou Piniella ...

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Virgin Australia Velocity Gold: Europcar, Hertz car hire perks - Australian Business Traveller

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 01:27

Australian Business Traveller

Virgin Australia Velocity Gold: Europcar, Hertz car hire perks
Australian Business Traveller
Virgin Australia's Velocity Frequent Flyer Gold card comes with perks such as priority boarding and lounge access, yet also unlocks some nifty freebies when hiring cars with Europcar or Hertz. As a reward for countless hours of sitting in economy – or ...

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Budget Car Rental Honors Budget Turkey as Licensee of the Year for Europe ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 15:19

Budget Car Rental Honors Budget Turkey as Licensee of the Year for Europe ...
GlobeNewswire (press release)
"Demonstrating a dramatic increase in revenue, Budget Turkey has grown to become the second-largest car hire company in the country. The launch of seven additional Budget Turkey locations nationwide and plans to further grow the business especially ...

My £5683 car hire horror story - Telegraph.co.uk

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 10:50

Telegraph.co.uk

My £5683 car hire horror story
Telegraph.co.uk
A local woman drives into the side of Mrs Marshall's hire car, refuses to give her details and leaves the scene of an accident. The police fail to respond or provide evidence they were notified. There is no accident report form in the car and the ...

Renting a car can be very costly - Independent Online

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 10:43

Independent Online

Renting a car can be very costly
Independent Online
Maharaj's run of bad luck began a week earlier, when she had an accident in her car, that left her mother with a broken collarbone and her car undrivable. Her insurance policy included car hire in such a situation, and she was directed to First Car ...