Research conducted by the Abrams Consulting Group has revealed that in 2009 the average price of a car rental at an airport had increased by a staggering fifty-one percent on a year earlier. The figures are particularly significant when compared to the rest of the travel industry where average prices tumbled in a bid to […]

AARP is one of America’s most powerful lobbying groups for people over the age of fifty. It used to be an extremely important resource for those who had retired and wished to travel. However critics are saying that the clout it used to have in offering deals and discounts may be on the wane. Some […]

Sixt Rent A Car, one of the worlds foremost vehicle providers to professionals who need a vehicle for business purposes, individuals who need to hire a car for a special purpose or families wishing to take a break or holiday has been awarded the prestigious title of Best Car Rental Agency for 2009 by Travel […]

In a bid to help customer’s beat the winter blues Europcar has announced its New Year half-price sale. The half price deals will be available at many Europcar locations across the U.K. including airports and will cover a range of vehicles. The sale is aimed at giving customers who are counting the pennies after the […]

One of the country’s leading car hire comparison sites has said that it predicts the troubles being experienced by car hire firms at the moment will continue next year. Managing director of, Gareth Robinson warned that a shortage of vehicles as well as an increase in prices will continue to affect car hire customers […] has cemented its position as the internet’s leading car hire comparison site by coming top of the search rankings for the month of September. Internet analysts Greenlight have just published their Car Hire Sector Report for the third quarter and it shows that managed to take fifty-four percent of the 1.5 million car […]

A recent survey by leading car hire firm Europcar suggests that a high percentage of drivers have decided to make changes to their driving habits as a result of the economic global recession and an increase in vehicle costs. Of those who decided to take part in the Europcar poll eight out of ten drivers […]

For the sixth consecutive year Enterprise Rent A Car has topped the J.D. Power and Associates Rental Car Satisfaction Study. Every year J.D. Power assesses customer satisfaction across North America’s car hire companies and publishes the results. For 2009 it found that Enterprise was the most highly regarded by customers with National Car Rental coming […]

It is an undeniable fact that the plethora of car hire companies willing to offer reasonable deals on their car hire is a boon for both the business and the leisure traveller. Being able to pick up a rental vehicle instead of having to take out the family run-around can be an advantage in a […]

An annual survey of customers who utilise car rental firms has placed Enterprise at the number one spot for the sixth year in a row. The J.D. Power and Associates report surveyed 12,718 responses to questions put to customers who had hired rental vehicle at airports. The questions were aimed at gauging customer satisfaction with […]

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