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Budget car hire company strengthens UK network

Budget car hire company strengthens UK network

Leading car hire company, Budget UK today continues its commitment to strengthening its UK network with the opening of a new branch in Exeter’s city centre. This comes as part of a wider expansion programme which has seen Budget open 10 new regional airport locations across the UK in the past 12 months.

Carhiremarket warns of risks when driving abroad

Drivers in the UK are beginning to get to grips with the recent new wave of fixed penalty fines for ‘bad’ driving, but with the summer holidays just around the corner, some European driving laws may come as a shock when hiring a car overseas, according to carhiremarket.com.

French phenomenon to take carpooling mainstream

With petrol prices continuing to soar to all time highs, drivers can now share their travel costs by inviting passengers to join them, saving an estimated 80 per cent per journey.

Car hire prices predicted to soar warns Rhinocarhire.com

Car hire prices predicted to soar warns Rhinocarhire.com

Award-winning car hire company, Rhinocarhire.com warns that car hire prices are set to soar this summer.

Green car hire operation expands into South London

Green car hire operation expands into South London

Green Motion further expands its UK Network with the opening of its Croydon Location in South London.

Save 40% on car hire this summer with Rhinocarhire.com

Save 40% on car hire this summer with Rhinocarhire.com

Statistics from Rhinocarhire.com reveal that holidaymakers could save up to 40% on car rental this summer if booked early.

Brits jet off to Spain this Easter

Spain proved to be the most popular destination for over a quarter (28%) of Brits taking a car hire holiday during April 2011, with the extra bank holiday proving too much to resist for many. Other destinations listed in the top ten compiled by leading car hire comparison site, carhiremarket.com included the USA (2nd), Italy (3rd), Portugal (4th) and France (5th).

Green car hire takes off at East Midlands Airport

The low CO2 car and van rental company – Green Motion has announced the opening of its latest location at East Midlands Airport.

Hertz adds i-MiEV to fleet and car sharing club

Hertz adds i-MiEV to fleet and car sharing club

Hertz has signed an agreement with Mitsubishi Motors in the UK to add the pure-electric vehicle (EV) i-MiEV city car to the fleets of Hertz and car sharing club Connect by Hertz in the UK.

Drive, dine and doze in Perthshire

Drive, dine and doze in Perthshire

The ideal way to treat the car lover in your life, be it partner, parent or yourself, to their most unforgettable country escape, The Four Seasons Hotel on the banks of Loch Earn is encouraging you to Drive, Dine and Doze.

Vintage car rental on the French Riviera

Vintage car rental on the French Riviera

The stuff of Holywood dreams, drive classic cars on the Monte-Carlo Rally mountain roads, nip down the Croisette in Cannes with the wind in your hair and stop off for dinner in Monaco!

Drivers warned to check hire car cancellation policies

With potential BA strikes on the horizon and ongoing travel disruption around the world, drivers are being urged to check the cancellation policies of hire car providers before they book, or risk paying hundreds of pounds in fees if their travel plans change.

Italians are the worst drivers in Europe, say Brits

British holiday makers believe Italians to be the worst drivers in Europe, according to a survey commissioned by leading car hire comparison site carhiremarket.com. With 34% of the votes for worst Europeans behind the wheel, the Italians topped the table, followed by the French (20%) and the Spanish (8%).

Green rental network continues to grow in Mexico

Green rental network continues to grow in Mexico

Following its successful expansion in Mexico, Green Motion car and van rental announced today that it has opened a further location in Monterrey, Mexico supporting the city and Monterrey international Airport.

Green motion continues its international expansion

Green motion continues its international expansion

Following a successful launch in Mexico, Green Motion is continuing its international expansion with target countries including Germany, France, Spain and the United States of America.