Car Hire News
23rd Jun 2017
Etihad Airways has amended its chauffeur policy following a review of usage by premium guests across all major markets. The complimentary chauffeur service will be retained at Etihad Airways’ Abu Dhabi hub and replaced with a paid option at specially negotiated rates in all other cities.
20th Jun 2017
Europcar Group has signed an agreement with Investindustrial to acquire Goldcar, Europe’s largest low-cost car rental company.
16th Jun 2017
Hertz Global has renewed its global partnership with Lufthansa, one of Europe’s largest airlines. Launched in 2013, the agreement has since resulted in added convenience and exclusive benefits for Lufthansa.com passengers renting a Hertz vehicle at any location around the world.
15th Jun 2017
Finnair has integrated Blacklane, the global professional driver service, as its preferred airport transfer provider. After booking a round-trip flight with Finnair, travellers now see Blacklane’s all-inclusive, guaranteed fares for four rides: transfers to and from departure and arrival airports.
14th Jun 2017
Hertz Portugal has launched the BMW motorcycle rental service Hertz Ride in France in partnership with Hertz Europe, BMW and Touratech.
13th Jun 2017
Europcar Group has taken a 20 per cent minority investment in SnappCar, a peer-to-peer car sharing scale-up.
7th Jun 2017
The Hertz Corporation has signed a three-way and exclusive partnership agreement with Hertz Mexico (operated by Avasa) and Aeroméxico.
1st Jun 2017
Europcar and easyJet have announced a two year extension to their existing partnership which has been in place for 13 years.
31st May 2017
Hertz Global Holdings has announced that the Hertz, Dollar and Thrifty brands are now all operating in Colombo, the capital of Sri Lanka. The news comes following the signing of a multi-brand partnership agreement with local franchise partner Andrew The Car Rental Company.
25th May 2017
Enterprise has announced plans to enter the Vietnam market with its flagship brand, Enterprise Rent-A-Car. The National Car Rental and Alamo Rent a Car brands will follow into the market.