Car Rental News Page 2

Europcar signs away stake in car2go Europe

Europcar signs away stake in car2go Europe

Europcar has signed an agreement with Daimler Mobility Services for the sale of its 25 per cent stake in car2go Europe. The completion of the transaction requires the approval of the competent antitrust authorities, with the parties expecting to receive these approvals and close the transaction before the end of the second quarter of 2018.

Europcar partners with Nectar loyalty scheme in UK

Europcar partners with Nectar loyalty scheme in UK

Europcar UK has joined market leading loyalty programme, Nectar, to give travellers more chances to collect and redeem points. Whether travelling by plane, train or car this year, Nectar customers can now use their cards to collect points when on the go.

Europcar expands Brunel ride-hailing services across Europe

Europcar expands Brunel ride-hailing services across Europe

Europcar has developed its driver service offer, using the benefits of Brunel’s technology platform, to provide its customers with a seamless end to end global travel solution. The company hopes the move will be another step toward meeting new mobility demands.

Jaguar F-Type SVR joins Enterprise Exotic Car Collection

Jaguar F-Type SVR joins Enterprise Exotic Car Collection

The opportunity to get behind the wheel of the highly sought-after Jaguar F-Type SVR has just been made easier thanks to an exclusive partnership between Enterprise Rent-A-Car and Jaguar. Specifically, in select locations throughout the US, the Jaguar is now available for rent through the Exotic Car Collection by Enterprise.

Peligry takes up chief financial officer role at Europcar

Peligry takes up chief financial officer role at Europcar

Europcar Group has announced the appointment of Luc Peligry as chief financial officer, in addition to his role as a member of the executive committee. Peligry has a strong background in finance and management in different business environments, including health, food, chemical, and consulting.

Zipcar Flex expands offering to London travellers

Zipcar Flex expands offering to London travellers

Zipcar has announced that Zipcar Flex, its ‘floating’ car sharing service, is now available to nearly 3.5 million Londoners. Zipcar Flex allows members to spontaneously jump into a car and drive one-way across London, with the ability to drop the car off in one of thousands of spaces within the ‘Zipzone’, which now covers an area of over 235 km2 across London.

Softbank takes large stake in Uber

Softbank takes large stake in Uber

Softbank is set to take a large stake in ride hailing app Uber, expanding its holdings in transportation companies around the globe. The Japanese investment giant led a consortium to take an $8 billion stake in the taxi frim.