Car Hire News
7th Feb 2017
The GTMC has announced the Addison Lee Group, which includes Addison Lee and Tristar Worldwide, as its latest industry partner in the ground transportation sector.
27th Jan 2017
Enterprise Holdings has announced its entrance into Armenia with new franchise partner TravelCar, as well as the partnership’s intention to soon operate in the nearby country of Georgia. In the coming months, the Enterprise Rent-A-Car, National Car Rental and Alamo Rent A Car brands will be available to customers in Armenia's capital, Yerevan, which also serves the country’s main international airport.
27th Jan 2017
Europcar Group has confirmed the acquisition of GuidaMi, the station-based car sharing company in Milan. The European vehicle rental services provider take control of the company through subsidiary Ubeeqo, an innovative mobility start-up in which Europcar owns a majority share.
25th Jan 2017
Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts and Italian super sports car maker Lamborghini gave announced new dates for the Waldorf Astoria Driving Experiences. With new destinations to explore, Lamborghini will provide bespoke drive adventures for Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts around the world.
9th Jan 2017
Eco Rent A Car, an India-based ground transportation service provider, has named Gautam Nath as its new chief executive. Nath will spearhead the company’s operations as it enters into a new phase of growth and expansion.
24th Dec 2016
Cathay Pacific has signed a new partnership with Hertz Global, which sees the car rental company become the airline’s exclusive online car rental service provider. As a result, Marco Polo Club members are eligible to receive complimentary car class upgrades.
19th Dec 2016
Hertz has appointed Kathryn Marinello as president and chief executive. She will take up the roles on January 3rd next year, as John Tague retires from the company.
13th Dec 2016
Europcar Group has confirmed the acquisition of its Irish franchisee, one of its biggest in terms of revenue. Through this acquisition, the group extends its corporate network from nine to ten countries, benefiting from strong leisure flows coming from all its subsidiaries, and strengthens its mobility footprint with the acquisition of the car rental and car sharing activities.
28th Nov 2016
Towns and cities across the UK are set to benefit from £3 billion worth of investment on improving roads in a boost for motorists, according to new plans for the government. It is hoped the investment will lead to quicker and safer journeys and help to build a stronger economy by linking people with jobs, businesses with customers.
25th Nov 2016
Europcar Group’s supervisory board today announced the appointment of Caroline Parot as chief executive officer, effective immediately. She succeeds Philippe Germond, with a mandate to accelerate the implementation of the group’s strategy of becoming a leader in global mobility solutions.