Car Rental News

The holiday car hire system is broken – so how can you find the best rates? - Telegraph.co.uk

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 09:13

Telegraph.co.uk

The holiday car hire system is broken – so how can you find the best rates?
Telegraph.co.uk
Car rental companies and brokers quote what look like bargain prices on their websites, but exclude the cost of waiving very high insurance excesses. When you arrive to pick up the car, you are then charged exorbitant amounts to reduce the excess to zero.

Red Funnel signs Enterprise as car rental partner - Breaking Travel News

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 04:07

Breaking Travel News

Red Funnel signs Enterprise as car rental partner
Breaking Travel News
Red Funnel Isle of Wight Ferries has announced the appointment of Enterprise Rent-A-Car as its preferred car hire partner. It will now be possible to book vehicles from any Enterprise branch location using a quick and easy-to-use booking widget on Red ...

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Faster rides, but not always cheaper - The New Paper

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 20:59

Faster rides, but not always cheaper
The New Paper
In March, ride-hailing firm Grab announced that it was partnering five taxi companies to offer dynamic pricing for taxis and private-hire cars under the platform JustGrab. Last month, ComfortDelGro, which controls 60 per cent of the local ... The ...

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Car Rental Global Industry grew to $74149.3m in 2016 and is expected to grow further by 2021 - MilTech

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 17:19

Car Rental Global Industry grew to $74149.3m in 2016 and is expected to grow further by 2021
MilTech
The car rental market is defined as revenues generated by car rental companies for self-drive cars for hire. The market value is mainly made up car rentals for business and leisure purposes. Other includes insurance rentals and replacements. Market ...

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Car Rental Global Industry grew to $74149.3m in 2016 and is expected to grow further by 2021 - PR Newswire (press release)

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 17:18

Car Rental Global Industry grew to $74149.3m in 2016 and is expected to grow further by 2021
PR Newswire (press release)
The car rental market is defined as revenues generated by car rental companies for self-drive cars for hire. The market value is mainly made up car rentals for business and leisure purposes. Other includes insurance rentals and replacements. Market ...

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This £180 foldable car seat turns into a BAG to fit inside hand luggage - and could save parents a fortune - The Sun

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 08:48

The Sun

This £180 foldable car seat turns into a BAG to fit inside hand luggage - and could save parents a fortune
The Sun
KIDS might get half price meals, free seats on planes and discounted entry at theme parks, but those holiday savings are swallowed up with the outrageous fees car hire firms charge for car seats. Car rental firms charge astronomical fees for loaning ...

RED FUNNEL APPOINTS ENTERPRISE RENT-A-CAR AS PREFERRED RENTAL PARTNER - Island Echo

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 06:47

Island Echo

RED FUNNEL APPOINTS ENTERPRISE RENT-A-CAR AS PREFERRED RENTAL PARTNER
Island Echo
Red Funnel has announced the appointment of Enterprise Rent-A-Car as its preferred car and van hire partner on both sides of the Solent. Members of the public can now book a car or van from any Enterprise branch location worldwide using a quick and ...

Car, Vespa or yacht? How to get around Cannes in style - CNN

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 05:48

CNN

Car, Vespa or yacht? How to get around Cannes in style
CNN
For a vintage scooter, Riviera Classic Car Hire will set you up with a sleek Lambretta Ll 125 (around $163 a day), otherwise You Rent Cannes is the place to go for three shiny new Vespa models, starting at around $54 a day (9 a.m. to 6 p.m., around $64 ...

Special Report: Affordable car hire boss hails 'wonderful support' - Travel Weekly UK

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 03:10

Travel Weekly UK

Special Report: Affordable car hire boss hails 'wonderful support'
Travel Weekly UK
... to have left suppliers £18 million out of pocket. However, Angela Day, co-founder and chief executive of B2B broker Affordable Car Hire, believes it so rocked car rental firms that it played a significant factor in Avis Budget's decision to sue it ...

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Car rental giant Zipcar to enter Taipei market - China Post

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 12:04

Car rental giant Zipcar to enter Taipei market
China Post
Cars comes ready with gasoline and insurance. At present, Zipcar's fleet of over 12,000 vehicles provide fixed-fee, hourly car rental services in hundreds of cities worldwide. The firm, acquired by car hire company Avis, boasts more than 1 million members.

Now you can rent your car to strangers while you're stuck at work - The Boston Globe

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 06:07

The Boston Globe

Now you can rent your car to strangers while you're stuck at work
The Boston Globe
But Getaround is more like the home-rental site Airbnb, with users offering private property for rent rather than a service for hire. Its most obvious competition is based in Boston: the hourly car-rental service Zipcar. Unlike Getaround, Zipcar owns ...

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Some Rides For Hire Flunk Recall Test - CBS Miami

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 00:07

CBS Miami

Some Rides For Hire Flunk Recall Test
CBS Miami
MIAMI (CBSMiami) — It's estimated more than a million cars on South Florida streets are riding around with open recalls. As car owners and drivers, we're responsible for making sure we get our cars fixed. But what if it's not your car? Many of us turn ...

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Car hire giant Europcar wary on UK - Irish Examiner

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 20:07

Car hire giant Europcar wary on UK
Irish Examiner
Kepler Cheuvreux analyst David Cerdan said if the UK economy deteriorates it will have an impact on the car rental market, as the UK is primarily a business market and corporations will hire cars less often. Europcar reported a wider adjusted earnings ...

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Loss-making Europcar 'cautious' on Britain as EU talks loom - euronews

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 07:15

euronews

Loss-making Europcar 'cautious' on Britain as EU talks loom
euronews
Kepler Cheuvreux analyst David Cerdan said if the UK economy deteriorates it will have an impact on the car rental market, as the UK is primarily a business market and corporations will hire cars less often. Europcar reported a wider adjusted EBITDA ...

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Car Rental Choice Limited partner with over 30,000 Car hire ... - MENAFN.COM

Fri, 05/05/2017 - 13:17

Car Rental Choice Limited partner with over 30,000 Car hire ...
MENAFN.COM
(MENAFN Editorial) May 4, 2017: A leading online car rental company, Car Rental Choice has partnered with thousands of major car hire companies to offer ...

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Car Rental Choice Limited partner with over 30000 Car hire companies offering the best pric - MENAFN.COM

Fri, 05/05/2017 - 13:17

Car Rental Choice Limited partner with over 30000 Car hire companies offering the best pric
MENAFN.COM
The company which operates through its online platform, www.carrentalchoice.com is working with approximately 30,000 car rental locations in 175 countries. Carrentalchoice.com deals with all the major car hire companies around the world checking which ...

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10 Reasons To Hire A Classic Car For Your Wedding - FemaleFirst.co.uk

Fri, 05/05/2017 - 11:53

FemaleFirst.co.uk

10 Reasons To Hire A Classic Car For Your Wedding
FemaleFirst.co.uk
With the help of Turo's handy car rental service, you'll be able to choose from a fantastic range of cars from the app. Turo has partnered with a number of car hire entrepreneurs whose fleets boast everything from British icons such as Mini Coopers ...

The Great Car Rental Rip-off: A simple step could save you hundreds - Irish Independent

Fri, 05/05/2017 - 10:29

Irish Independent

The Great Car Rental Rip-off: A simple step could save you hundreds
Irish Independent
Extra charges at car rental desks are as predictable as they are frustrating, ranging from excess reduction to airport surcharges and over-priced fuel refills. On the former, over 40pc of Irish holidaymakers renting a car end up buying car hire excess ...

Car-sharing rental firm ignites - Bangkok Post

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 20:57

Bangkok Post

Car-sharing rental firm ignites
Bangkok Post
Rent A Car Club, a car-sharing business operator, has introduced an application to cash in on the growing tourism business, aiming to draw 5,000 cars to join the app this year. MR Saral Varanarn, the company's managing director, said the car rental ...

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Investigation launched following horror crash - The Cayman Reporter

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 14:24

The Cayman Reporter

Investigation launched following horror crash
The Cayman Reporter
Husband and wife Ian and Pamela Mansell, and her sister Marlene Wright had only been in Cayman for a few days when the hire car they were driving collided with a Honda Accord in East End. Ian Mansell was a long-time ... “A Silver Kia Rio rental vehicle ...

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