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Louisville man identified as driver killed in fire crash after fleeing police in New Albany

A 36-year-old Louisville man was identified as the driver of a car that fled police in New Albany, crashed into another car and started a fire near a busy shopping center . Darrell Lee Taylor of Louisville was identified in an update from Indiana State Police, which is handling the investigation involving the New Albany […]

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Keys to Managing High Rates and Declining Satisfaction – Rental Operations

While conditions don’t appear to be improving anytime soon, in the meantime rental companies need to optimize communication and manage customer engagement to stay relevant, says JD Power. Photo via Tumisu from Pixabay The lack of vehicle supply, coupled with rising demand over the past year, has upended the traditional economics of […]

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Texas auto insurers forecast big rate hikes in 2022

If you’re a Texas driver insured by one of the largest insurers, chances are your bills will go up this year. Dozens of insurance companies plan to raise rates in 2022, and some companies are raising rates by more than 20% on average statewide, according to notices filed with the Texas Department of Insurance, which […]

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ELMO Rent: Unaudited interim financial statements for the six-month period ended December 31, 2021

Elmo RentIntermediate information ELMO Rent AS Interim Unaudited Financial Statements for the Six Month Period Ended December 31, 2021 Through its successful IPO, ELMO Rent has increased its investments in operational software, car controllers, remote control car and launched a unique service – delivery of the rental car to a customer’s doorstep. A new delivery […]

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This One Thing Will Save You Hours At The Rental Car Line And Help Make Sure You Get A Car – Forbes Advisor

Editorial Note: We earn a commission on partner links on Forbes Advisor. Commissions do not affect the opinions or ratings of our editors. For the frequent flyer, the most valuable tips and tools are often not those that can help secure the occasional cheap airfare, but rather those that save time on every trip. If […]

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Find out how to save on hotel stays with Booking.com

— Recommendations are independently chosen by the editors of Reviewed. Purchases you make through our links may earn us a commission. Got the travel bug? If you’re looking to get away from it all and soak up the sun during the last weeks of winter, Booking.com has great hotel deals right now that can save […]

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How to choose the right car for your trip to Dubai – Flux Magazine

Al Woods words https://unsplash.com/photos/XT95JA80yzM Whatever your preference, avid travelers choose car rental for their trips for a variety of reasons. Apart from making it easy to travel between different destinations in Dubai, car rental makes it easy to plan road trips around the UAE. Beyond the decision to rent a vehicle from Hype Dubai, it […]

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Car rental companies sell out as tourism picks up

Car rental companies say business is booming. – Photo: File Finding a rental car in Cayman right now can be difficult, as the reopening of the islands’ borders brings an influx of tourists buying vehicles. Calls to all the main rental companies on the island over the weekend revealed that most were unable to provide […]

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Global car rental market by application, by vehicle type,

New York, March 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reportlinker.com announces the publication of the report “Global Car Rental Market By Application, By Vehicle Type, By Regional Outlook, Industry Analysis Report and Forecast, 2021 – 2027” – https:/ /www.reportlinker.com/p06240974/?utm_source=GNW This service is often organized with several local offices, which are usually located around airports or major […]

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Covering the real story that began in 1973, while defending freedom of the press — The South Dakota Standard

The TV cameras were all tucked away and stuffed in the trunks of rental cars. The notebooks were piled into briefcases and next to the cameras, packed into rental cars bound for Rapid City. The violent takeover of Wounded Knee began on February 27, 1973. Bill Kovach, New York Times reportercovering the takeover of Wounded […]

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What is car sharing? Is it time for you to start?

Car sharing is becoming popular with many people who like to try out new cars and don’t want to risk buying one. For those new to car sharing, it’s a relatively new lifestyle trend that lets you get behind the wheel without all the hassle of owning a car. Before you jump in, though, make […]

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New and used car prices on the rise | Connecticut News

(WFSB) – Expect to pay top dollar whether you’re looking for a new or used car. President’s Day has traditionally been “the day” to sell cars to car dealerships. They were busy on Monday, but times and prices have changed. “It’s time to give this back because I praise it,” Willington’s Janice Giannini said. Giannini […]

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Do it before you book your next trip

If you’re like me, you pay attention to airfares first when planning your next vacation. Scott’s Cheap Flights, based in Boulder, emails me offers. When you’re booking trips for a family with multiple tickets and the constraints of the school calendar, services like Scott’s allow you to travel adventurously on a budget. David GardnerFor the […]

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“No wonder BlueSG cars sometimes smell bad.” – Netizens are infuriated by irresponsible pet owner who put his dog in BlueSG car-sharing service vehicle

Alop Daimyo, a member of Facebook group Complaint Singapore, posted a man he filmed putting his dog inside a BlueSG car-sharing service vehicle. He captioned his photo, “Can you really put pets in a rental car? I don’t mind if it’s in a cage or something but openly? » Netizens were aggravated by the irresponsibility […]

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Demolition advance for Old St. Louis County Courthouse

The Old Family Courts Building is located at 501 S. Brentwood Blvd. CLAYTON, Mo. — The former St. Louis County Courts Building, now owned by one of St. Louis’ largest companies, is set to be demolished soon, with bids posted for demolition. The Old Family Courts Building at 501 S. Brentwood Blvd. in Clayton, vacant […]

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I accidentally booked two rentals on Hotwire. Can I get a refund?

A. You have made two prepaid, non-refundable car rental reservations through Hotwire. And they are, as you say, prepaid and non-refundable. As a regular Hotwire user, you should have known that. But how non-refundable is non-refundable? Well, I’ve spoken to insiders on opaque sites like Hotwire, and here’s what they tell me: If you make […]

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Holidaymakers are facing exorbitant car rental prices abroad which more than doubled before Covid

Exclusive: New research shows rates have increased by an average of 125% since the start of the pandemic as many rental companies that sold their cars to survive are no longer able to restock their fleet A father buckles his young daughter ( Image: Getty Images) Holidaymakers are facing sky-high car rental prices this summer […]

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Do you need to rent a car in Europe or other overseas destinations?

Should you rent a car on your next trip abroad? Making the call is harder than ever. Consider my recent trip to Portugal’s Alentejo region just as the delta variant of COVID was beginning to loosen its grip on Europe. The region of central Portugal, known for its castles, olive groves and vineyards, has excellent […]

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Drive lah: pull cars off the road, one at a time

Listen to this article Reading time: 5 minutes Congestion is a real problem plaguing some of Asia’s biggest megacities. And while there are many reasons for the steady rise of congested cities across the continent, one of the biggest contributors is the prevalence of “one person, one car” attitudes. Singapore-based peer-to-peer car-sharing company Drive lah […]

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Here are the best ways to save on your summer vacation plans

It’s time to think about your summer vacation. Luckily, there are plenty of tools to help you plan it. INDIANAPOLIS — With snow outside, warmer weather is probably on your mind. But that’s good, because we’re told it’s time to book summer trips. Flights If you plan to fly, Scott Keyes with Scott’s Cheap […]

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Alaska Electric Utilities Proposes New Electric Car Fast Charging Station Rates

Fred Meyer’s service station in Juneau hosts two types of electric vehicle charging stations: two level 3 fast chargers like the one in the foreground and two level 2 chargers like the one in the middle, pictured here on February 3, 2022. The The retailer allows the public to use them for free, although fast […]

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Former Goldman CFO in line for $250 million pay rise as Hertz chief if shares rise

Stephen Scherr, a former senior Goldman Sachs executive, is expected to earn at least $250 million in his new role as Hertz chief executive, if the car rental company’s stock price rises over the next five years or is sold. Scherr, who was named chief executive of Hertz on Friday, received a total of 12.5 […]

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Is Airbnb’s COVID relief enough to protect you?

Airbnb has launched a new COVID assistance package in Australia – great news, but here’s why travel insurance is still essential. The online platform’s new program, Guest COVID Support Program, is funded with an initial amount of $20 million. It aims to provide relief to customers who are no longer able to continue with their […]

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Automobile Owners Insurance Review for 2022

If you live in one of the 26 states where auto owners insurance is available, you might want a quote from one of its 48,000 licensed agents. This insurer offers unique and hard-to-find specialty auto insurance options and is known for its customer service. Our review will outline the coverage you can get from Auto […]

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Ohio family has 3 Kias stolen in less than a week

Katie Conn said her family had three Kias stolen in less than a week. Thieves targeted the car brand because of a missing anti-theft device. COLUMBUS, Ohio – You can probably imagine how frustrating it would be to have your car stolen. How would you feel if you had more than one car stolen in […]

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Iceland Car Rental charged my card and my refund is missing

When Kristen Nelson cancels her trip to Iceland in 2020, her rental car reimbursement is frozen. The car rental company wants her to accept a credit. Can it do that? Question I am trying to get a full refund from Iceland Car Rental for our trip to Iceland in August 2020 which was canceled due […]

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Return of social distancing stifles Jeju tourism recovery

Jeju’s tourism industry, which had been expecting a year-end boost, is freezing again due to renewed social distancing. According to the province’s tourism industry, inquiries about canceling hotel and rental car reservations before social distancing returns. Reservations at 3-4 star hotels, which seemed to be recovering from the “living with COVID” policy, are now 20-30% […]

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Green Bay hotels, fast flight booking ahead of Packers vs. 49ers game

GREEN BAY — Hotel prices are up, short-term rentals are going fast and flights are so full the airport has asked airlines for bigger planes. It turns out the Green Bay Packers aren’t the only ones who can compose a blitz. Fans, too, when it comes to seeing the Green Bay Packers take on the […]

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Root Car Insurance Review for 2022

Root auto insurance attracts good drivers looking for cheaper rates. However, Root is a new startup with few published customer reviews. The lack of essential customer service data can sometimes be a deal breaker for insurance buyers when they embark on research and ffind the right auto insurance provider. Root auto insurance can keep its […]

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Getting a replacement car in the event of an accident: everything you need to know

While your automobile is being repaired following a collision, a damaged replacement car will keep you on the road. It’s a quick and easy way to repair your automobile without disrupting your regular schedule. If you’ve never needed a crash replacement car before, you might not know how it works. This document has been created […]

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Google Maps confusion over Fort Wainwright prevents Chinese data engineer from getting job at Google

On December 23, 2020, Jane Doe (her name is withheld in this article as she may be forced to return to China), her boyfriend and four friends flew from Seattle to Fairbanks for a vacation trip. They came to Alaska in December for the same reason many tourists do: to see the Northern Lights and […]

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5 reasons why the “shoulder season” is the best time to travel

In many ways, travel in 2021 has been more difficult than it was in 2020. As travel demand has returned, hospitality staff have often not been sufficient, leading to long waits at airports, hotel check-in counters and restaurants. The eye-catching travel deals seen in 2020 have mostly disappeared, giving way to price increases, like soaring […]

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“I sued easyJet and won £380 after being forced to book more expensive flights”

Exclusive: Edward Baker, 78, has taken legal action against easyJet after it canceled its flights to Lanzarote – only to find them cheaper after being ‘pressured’ into rebooking new seats Edward Baker and his wife Sandra had planned a trip to Lanzarote An easyJet passenger has recovered nearly £380 after successfully suing the airline in […]

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The car rental market size will reach approximately US$186.59 billion by 2030

According to Precedence Research, the size of the car rental market is expected to reach approximately US$186.59 billion by 2030, from a value of US$95.67 billion in 2020, growing at a CAGR of 6 .9% from 2021 to 2030. /EIN News/ — Tokyo, Jan. 13, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The world car rental market size […]

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Esurance Car Insurance Review for 2022

Esurance is one of the most popular auto insurance options in the country. Now owned by Allstate, many benefits set Esurance apart from the crowd, including its user-friendly mobile app. On the other hand, Esurance is not the cheapest car insurance option and its customer service ranks below average. Keep reading if you’re shopping Esurance […]

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Maui Turo owners pivot to keep pace with growing rental car supply

Maui Consolidated Car Rental Facility at Kahului Airport. PC: Maui Now file. Maui residents with vehicles listed under Turo struggle to get the same attention they got over the summer, even with the state’s largest vacation rental offer. “The problem was getting other cars at fair value back then,” said Adam Sachs, 57, a Turo […]

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Accidents, crowds and COVID-19: Eagle County law enforcement preaches patience as tensions rise

Four Colorado State Patrol vehicles were struck by uncontrollable drivers on the I-70 mountain corridor this week.Courtesy photo Eagle County law enforcement is asking for patience as peak season, snowy weather, staffing issues and mask return warrants collide, leading to an increase in accidents and more public safety incidents. “Let’s all practice patience on the […]

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Hertz rebirth delivers $ 3 billion windfall to two daring backers

As travelers face soaring prices for car rental this holiday season amid growing demand and a shortage of new vehicles, two little-known investment groups are reaping huge benefits from the one of the most lucrative trades in the hedge fund industry in 2021. Certares Management and Knighthead Capital Management sit on paper earnings of nearly […]

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Departments have spent over £ 14million on rental cars this year

Ministries have spent more than £ 14.2million on hire cars for staff this year despite a public sector pay freeze, an investigation has found. In particular, the Ministry of Defense has come under fire for ‘wasting’ taxpayers’ money after revealing it spent nearly £ 13million on hire cars for staff in 2021. The second highest […]

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Departments have spent more than £ 14million on hire cars for staff this year

Department of Defense The Ministry of Defense has come under fire after it was revealed that it had spent nearly £ 13million on hire cars for staff this year. An access to information (FoI) request from the PA news agency also showed the Department for Transport spent more than £ 1.1million in the year through […]

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U.S. Steps Up Investigation into Hyundai-Kia Engine Failures and Fires

DETROIT >> U.S. auto safety regulators have stepped up a series of investigations into engine fires that have plagued Hyundai and Kia vehicles for more than six years. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says a new technical analysis investigation covers more than 3 million vehicles from the 2011 to 2016 model years. The agency […]

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12 Skift research graphs explaining the impact of Covid on travel in 2021

This year has thrown 12 long and often difficult months in the travel industry. To recap the year, Skift Research has put together 12 charts that explain how the travel industry has been affected and responded to the Covid pandemic. Most of the charts in this overview are taken from our Skift Research Global Travel […]

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How sustainable, tech-driven models will be a game-changer for the automotive industry

There is a close relationship between business and sustainability for the long term future of human and environmental health. There are several companies in vertical sectors, many of which acts have posed a serious threat to environmental sustainability. In addition, many business models also make it difficult to adhere to the principle of sustainability. However, […]

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Police blotter: 2 cats shaved without authorization | News

Police blotting refers to the public record of incidents reported by law enforcement agencies. All those arrested or charged with a crime are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Printed information is preliminary and subject to change. For details on the cases listed, contact the appropriate law enforcement agency. Jeremy C. Ruark / The Chef A […]

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On holiday? These Google Maps TIPS and TRICKS will make it better, try it now

It helps to know some Google Maps tips and tricks that will save you time, make reservations, and navigate to the location you want quickly. Christmas is almost here! It is the time of the holidays and the holidays for all. So, to get the most out of your vacation travel plans, you can turn […]

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Why Everyday Money is Great for Big Spenders on Gas and Groceries

Who doesn’t want the chance to save as much money as possible on their grocery and gas bill? If you’re not inclined to cut coupons or follow gas station specific rewards, your next best option might be a rewards credit card. One of the best credit cards for groceries and gasoline is the Blue Cash […]

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Wheelsys and Rate-Highway Partner to Offer Competitive Real-Time Car Rental Rates

Collaboration Ensures Customers Deliver Best Value and Maximize Revenue IRVINE, CA – December 22, 2021 – (Newswire.com) Rate-Highway, Inc, the original and proven global leader in car rental revenue optimization, and Wheelsys, the makers of Wheels Car Rental System (Wheels), today announced a partnership that offers two-way integration into real time between the two companies’, […]

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UK car rental market is exploding in 2021 with peak coming at Christmas

The UK car rental market has more than doubled in 2021 compared to 2020, according to a leading car finance organization. Finance provider Volkswagen Financial Services says car rentals have already increased 144% this year, with the global shortage of new cars having an impact, as well as the coronavirus pandemic. Volkswagen Financial Services says […]

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Boston car rental rates nearly tripled over Christmas

BOSTON, December 21, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Boston is the second most expensive US destination to rent a car over the holiday season this year, according to a survey from CheapCarRental.net. The survey compared car rental rates in 50 U.S. destinations for the period covering December 21-27. The main airport in each city has […]

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Why the pandemic rental car crisis seems personal

What do you expect when you walk into a rental car office? Do you think you’re going to hand over your credit card and your driver’s license, and walk away with the keys at least usually of the type of car you’ve booked, after you’ve accepted at least roughly the charges you’ve been given? Or […]

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Devan Jordan charged with capital murder in shooting death of League City man Jeffrey Johnson

LEAGUE CITY, Texas (KTRK) – A man previously indicted in a capital murder case is now officially charged in a second case, and it all stems from a spate of violent robberies that plagued the Galleria area earlier this year . League City police have announced that Devan Jordon, 21, is charged with the capital […]

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Rental car shortage causes new travel puzzle

As state borders reopen and Australians book vacations, a shortage of rental cars is driving up rental costs. Photo: AAP / Dan Peled Sydney mum Amie Meehan had been planning a family trip to Queensland when the border opened last month. The family chose Port Douglas, just north of Cairns, and arranged for flights and […]

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Business News | What the journey will look like in 2022: Key forecasts from Savaari Car Rentals

New Delhi [India], Dec. 16 (ANI / ATK): We all thought 2021 would be the year travel makes a big comeback, but it hasn’t really worked out. People could finally have the opportunity in 2022 to complete their huge and daring bucket list style adventures and experiments. Many travelers yearn to flex their muscles and […]

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Christmas vacation trips by travel industry insiders

Even without a pandemic, vacation travel is not for the faint of heart. Millions of people are expected to travel this month, with threats of volatile weather and the omicron variant further stressing those keen to close the second year of the pandemic. To help travelers prepare, CNBC Travel asked industry insiders this question: What’s […]

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How To Vacation Across Australia This Summer Without An Exorbitant Rental Car Life and style

Vacationers dreaming of summer road trips have been sidetracked by soaring rental car prices to double pre-pandemic rates. The global car shortage hitting new and used car retailers has pushed up rental prices by several hundred dollars a week. Affordability is at its worst in Tasmania, where rental cars cost tourists an average of $ […]

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Business observability and the travel and hospitality industry: a key to a successful recovery

For most industries, the pandemic has accelerated digital transformation. For some, “fast track” is an understatement. The global travel industry has been arguably the hardest hit, and the disruption is pervasive – and ongoing. Consider these astounding statistics from last year: During peak lockdowns, several European countries saw a 99% drop in bookings through travel […]

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State Farm Auto Insurance Review for 2022

State Farm is a well known and popular insurer with a range of auto insurance policies. According to S&P Global Market Intelligence analysis, the insurer has a 16% market share based on written premiums, making State Farm the largest auto insurance company in the country. While State Farm’s size is an advantage for policyholders seeking […]

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Michael Hiltzik: Hertz symbolizes all that is wrong with American companies | News

Among American companies, the car rental company Hertz has it all. Excruciating customer service? To verify. Attract executives? To verify. Billions diverted to shareholders while thousands of employees are laid off? To verify. Falsely optimistic public statements? To verify. Accounting scandal? To verify. That’s quite a record for a company that was once considered the […]

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Hiltzik: What’s wrong with Hertz? Almost all

Among American companies, car rental company Hertz has it all. Atrocious customer service? To verify. Captivating frames? To verify. Billions diverted to shareholders while thousands of employees are laid off? To verify. Falsely optimistic public statements? To verify. Accounting scandal? To verify. That’s quite a record for a company that was once considered the quintessential […]

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I was held at gunpoint by cops and taken into custody after Hertz reported the theft of the car NASA had rented for me

A NASA employee claimed he was detained at gunpoint by cops and taken into custody after Hertz reported that the car the space agency had rented for him was stolen. According to the man, who has not been identified, he was driving an SUV rented from the rental company when he was pulled over by […]

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Toyota Offers Auto Insurance With Farmers’ Toggle In 5 States With More To Come

The insurance arm of automaker Toyota has started selling its first branded insurance coverage, Toyota Auto Insurance, in Arizona, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio and South Carolina, and will soon offer coverage in Georgia, Missouri, Tennessee and Texas . The insurance agency said more states will be added in the coming months. The agency, Toyota Insurance Management […]

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Invest in rental car inventory

With more than half of the U.S. population fully vaccinated against COVID-19, demand for vacation travel is accelerating. Despite the spread of the delta variant, the daily passenger volume at US airports sometimes exceeded 2 million last summer for the first time since the pandemic began in early 2020. That whole flight has resulted in […]

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Enterprise Car Rental donates $ 150,000 to Capital Area Food Bank

The Capital Region Food Bank received a six-figure donation from the Enterprise Rent-A-Car Foundation as part of the rental car agency’s mission to fight hunger. Company workers volunteer at the Capital Region Food Bank. (Courtesy of the company) The Capital Region Food Bank received a six-figure donation from the Enterprise Rent-A-Car Foundation to help fight […]