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Avis Participates in Daily Getaways Promotion in Partnership With the U.S. …

PARSIPPANY, N.J., Apr 4, 2012 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) – Avis Car Rental is once again joining America’s top travel brands this spring in the Daily Getaways 2012 promotion. Designed to generate growth in summer leisure travel, the five-week online promotion … Continue reading

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Swatting Down Start-Ups That Help Consumers

Back in February, I dived deeply into the workings of AutoSlash, a little company making big waves in the world of car rentals. Enlarge This Image Robert Neubecker Bucks AutoSlash, AwardWallet, MileWise and the Travel Bullies Were Hertz, Dollar Thrifty, … Continue reading

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For Just Over $100, Seat Time in a Supercar

Driving a six-figure exotic car for a low-three-figure price is not an everyday opportunity. As part of a promotion running concurrently with the New York auto show, which opens to the public Friday, Gotham Dream Cars, a nationwide exotic-car rental … Continue reading

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Car Rental Companies Join Airlines with Hidden Fees

NEW YORK — Right when many of us are planning getaways for either spring break or summer, theres another major player in the travel industry thats beginning to stick us with more of those annoying fees and service charges. NBCs … Continue reading

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National Car Rental Gives Fans a Chance to Win a VIP Experience at the 2012 …

ST. LOUIS, MO, Apr 03, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) – National Car Rental, the premier car rental brand for business travel and the Official Rental Car of The PGA of America, is inviting National Car Rental Facebook fans to enter … Continue reading

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Qatar Airways partners with Hertz for Middle East car rental deal

Hertz and Qatar Airways have partnered to provide the airline’s passengers worldwide the ability to book Hertz rental vehicles through a new booking platform. The convenient online solution will offer full global rental options, as well as the ability to … Continue reading

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The $4 Gallon Question: For That Summer Getaway, Drive Your Own Car … or …

ST. LOUIS, MO, Apr 03, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) – To rent or not to rent. That’s the question of the day for savvy travelers who want to make the most of their summer getaway budgets. Now, as gas prices … Continue reading

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Car rental firms drop airport bids by 38%

Another example of just how hard the economic recession has hit some industries came this week when the Tucson Airport Authority board approved proposals for new five-year contracts with car rental firms, which could drop revenue to Tucson International Airport … Continue reading

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Iceland Car Rental offers discount prices for self drive holidays this spring

Iceland Car Rental, a leading car hire company in Iceland, is offering special discount prices on its fleet for self drive holidays this spring. Taking a self drive holiday in Iceland is a unique experience, where every traveller is their … Continue reading

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Robbers turn to rental cars to avoid detection

The rental car, a mainstay of the traveling businessperson, is also becoming a staple for robbers seeking to avoid detection, say law enforcement agencies throughout South Florida. They cite several reasons for the uptick: the proliferation of surveillance cameras that … Continue reading

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