Car Hire News
21st Mar 2017
Hertz UK has launched a full rental service from Sofitel London Gatwick Hotel, becoming the only car rental company to have fleet available at the airport’s North Terminal. Hertz customers landing at the North Terminal will no longer need to take the inter-terminal shuttle to the South Terminal to collect their vehicle.
14th Mar 2017
Hertz Europe has launched Hertz Driver Services powered by Blacklane. During this first stage of the service’s international rollout, Hertz’s customers in Belgium, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Italy, Luxemburg, Netherlands, Spain and the UK can easily book reliable ground transportation to complement their car rental in more than 250 cities and 500 airports worldwide.
14th Mar 2017
Europcar UK has opened its latest commercial vehicle supersite at Heathrow Skyport. The new West London hub, with its convenient positioning near the motorway network as well as Heathrow airport, is set to provide businesses with access to a dedicated van hire service.
6th Mar 2017
Sixt has launched to announce a new TV campaign, running on television and online through 2017. Launching at the beginning of March, the campaign stars the new BMW 5 Series as Sixt celebrates its new and exclusive fleet member with a fantastic new offering through three hilarious spots.
27th Feb 2017
Europcar UK is demonstrating its commitment to sustainable mobility solutions with the opening of a new branch at Milton Keynes Central railway station. Making all forms of vehicle rental - from hybrid and electric vehicles to hourly hire and long term rental - available from the heart of the railway station, the new location sets the benchmark for connected mobility.
22nd Feb 2017
Hertz Global Holdings has confirmed that Hertz, Thrifty and Firefly will serve as Air France’s exclusive car rental providers for four years. The news follows the renewal of the 28 year partnership between Hertz and Air France–KLM Group.
17th Feb 2017
Sixt Rent a Car has enhanced their service by launching Sixt Sports & Luxury Cars - a central platform for premium rental reservations complete with a new website that offers an innovative appearance and interface.
15th Feb 2017
Jamaica is known for its gorgeous beaches, turquoise seas, tropical terrain and rich island culture and now, visitors to the paradise island will have a new way to explore ‘real Jamaica’ thanks to Island Routes Caribbean Adventures’ brand new Mini-Routes Driving Tour.
15th Feb 2017
AVIS Budget Group EMEA has announced the appointment of Maria Pierce as international commercial manager in the leisure and partnerships team based at the company’s Bracknell, Berkshire headquarters.
14th Feb 2017
Avis Budget Group and Travelport have announced the signing of a new, multi-year partnership agreement.