Car Rental News

Would you hire your car to a stranger? Most Brits say no way - Journalism.co.uk

Thu, 11/27/2014 - 10:30

Would you hire your car to a stranger? Most Brits say no way
Journalism.co.uk
A recent poll conducted by www.carrentals.co.uk revealed that nearly all British car owners would not hire their personal vehicles to strangers, despite the opportunity to earn upwards of £250 per month according to several leading car rental marketplaces.

'Rent-a-toll' at car hire firms - The Citizen

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 01:06

The Citizen

'Rent-a-toll' at car hire firms
The Citizen
While standard tariffs are about double the discounted tariffs, Avis Rent a Car chief executive Keith Rankin says the company is not making a profit from e-tolls. It is in fact still trying to recover millions invested to get e-tolls ready and from the ...

Axe for paper driving licence part may deliver car hire queues - This is Money

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 08:15

This is Money

Axe for paper driving licence part may deliver car hire queues
This is Money
People hiring cars could face higher bills and longer queues in the New Year when the paper part is scrapped because an online service to replace them has not been introduced yet, car rental companies warned - leaving them to call a premium rate number ...
End of paper counterpart driving licences 'could lead to car hire delays and ...Bristol Post
Warning over car-hire chaosYahoo Cars UK

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8Keyz.com Announces Its New and Innovative Online Car Rental Service - Digital Journal

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 00:14

eTurboNews

8Keyz.com Announces Its New and Innovative Online Car Rental Service
Digital Journal
Dubai, UAE -- (ReleaseWire) -- 11/24/2014 -- 8Keyz.com announces its new and innovative online car rental service, Cheap Car Hire, which helps customers find the most affordable deals all over the world. 8keyz Car Hire compares the prices of 800 car ...
Avis Philippines Wins Licensee of the Year AwardASIATravelTips.com

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End of paper counterpart driving licences 'could lead to car hire delays and ... - Bristol Post

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 16:53

Bristol Post

End of paper counterpart driving licences 'could lead to car hire delays and ...
Bristol Post
The MailOnline reports that motorists hiring cars could face higher bills and longer queues in the New Year when the paper part is scrapped. This is because an online service to replace them has not been introduced yet - meaning that car rental ...

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Insurance rip-off: 'Car hire firm charged me £335 for extra cover I didn't want' - Telegraph.co.uk

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 08:50

Telegraph.co.uk

Insurance rip-off: 'Car hire firm charged me £335 for extra cover I didn't want'
Telegraph.co.uk
Mr Wilkes, 66, who was holidaying with his wife Winifred and 15-year-old son Tony, had booked the hire car as part of an easyJet package which included return flights from Liverpool to Nice for the whole family in July. When taking out the package ...

Axe for paper driving licence part may deliver car hire queues - as fraudsters ... - This is Money

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 06:57

This is Money

Axe for paper driving licence part may deliver car hire queues - as fraudsters ...
This is Money
People hiring cars could face higher bills and longer queues in the New Year when the paper part is scrapped because an online service to replace them has not been introduced yet, car rental companies warned - leaving them to call a premium rate number ...
End of paper counterpart driving licences 'could lead to car hire delays and ...Bristol Post
Warning over car-hire chaosYahoo Cars UK

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Avis Philippines is Avis Car Rental Licensee of the Year for Asia Pacific - Stockhouse

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 00:09

eTurboNews

Avis Philippines is Avis Car Rental Licensee of the Year for Asia Pacific
Stockhouse
Avis Car Rental is operated in the Philippines by the independently-owned licensee G&S Transport Corporation which was established in April 1972 for the specific purpose of operating the Philippine license of Avis Rent A Car International. Avis ...
Avis Philippines Wins Licensee of the Year AwardASIATravelTips.com

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Hire car companies charge for fictitious damage: consumers - The Age

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 19:09

Hire car companies charge for fictitious damage: consumers
The Age
Thousands of drivers have made complaints to the state's consumer watchdog about hire car companies, claiming they have been charged fornon-existent damage and been ripped off in bond disputes. Rental car operators have also been accused of failing ...

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Stranded cars a free holiday opportunity - New Zealand Herald

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 11:03

Stranded cars a free holiday opportunity
New Zealand Herald
Using the site saves them money and gives consumers access to free car hire. "This model provides a win-win solution where travellers get a free one-way car or campervan hire while rental companies save big money on relocation costs." Rental car ...

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New Scheme Offers Long Term Car Rental - Rhino Car Hire

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 12:54

New Scheme Offers Long Term Car Rental
Rhino Car Hire
If you don't want to buy a car you have the option of leasing one but leasing contracts are usually for a period of three years. You can also rent a car but beyond a couple of months, renting a car becomes prohibitively expensive even with the deep ...

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Car rental firm worker suspected over theft wins €17k - Irish Independent

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 11:34

Irish Independent

Car rental firm worker suspected over theft wins €17k
Irish Independent
Darren Gorman brought his case alleging constructive dismissal against Evergrey, trading as Avis Rent A Car, to an Employment Appeals Tribunal. He told the hearing in Dublin that, to his knowledge, no investigation into the theft had been carried out.
Car hire firm worker gets €17500 in case for unfair dismissalIrish Examiner

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Mango enters new car-hire partnership - News24

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 02:18

Mango enters new car-hire partnership
News24
Johannesburg - Low cost airline Mango and Avis Rent a Car have announced a new partnership that will offer travellers preferential car rental rates from Avis when booking Mango flights. “The relationship adds more choice for our guests,” Mango ...

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Trade-only car rental specialist enters UAE - Trade Arabia

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 10:11

Trade Arabia

Trade-only car rental specialist enters UAE
Trade Arabia
Ponnuswamy said: “Income from selling car has become an increasingly important source of revenue for travel agents, due to the reduction of earnings from flight tickets. However, agents need support to sell car hire and Flexible Autos is well placed to ...

Kiwi tech start-up revs up the US rental car industry - Scoop.co.nz (press release)

Tue, 11/18/2014 - 16:07

Kiwi tech start-up revs up the US rental car industry
Scoop.co.nz (press release)
Rental car companies need to position their fleet for new hires and have to spend large amounts of money on relocating cars using truck or rail haulage. Pascal Languillon, Transfercar's Chief Marketing Officer, says the founders of Transfercar thought ...

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Car rental company Flexible Autos opens office in UAE - TravelBizMonitor

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 09:29

Car rental company Flexible Autos opens office in UAE
TravelBizMonitor
Trade-only car rental specialist Flexible Car Hire, which has been recently rebranded as Flexible Autos, has opened a branch 'Flexible Autos International' in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The company has been expanding its footprint across Europe ...

Warning for winter holidaymakers as European car hire companies add extra ... - Daily Mail

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 06:44

Daily Mail

Warning for winter holidaymakers as European car hire companies add extra ...
Daily Mail
'It's frustrating that that the rental companies use 'winter' as yet another opportunity to make money from their car hire customer but unfortunately it's your responsibility and not the rental company's to make sure that you're driving with the ...
Car rental companies hitting skiers with 'winterisation' charges – including ...Etyres

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