Europcar News

Europcar welcomes Hyundai Kona to fleet

Europcar welcomes Hyundai Kona to fleet

30 May 2018 Car Rental News

Europcar UK is extending the choice available for leisure and business travellers with the addition of the Hyundai Kona to its fleet. Europcar UK is the first UK rental company to offer its customers’ access to the compact SUV.

Europcar sees losses widen in first quarter

Europcar sees losses widen in first quarter

18 May 2018 Car Rental News

Europcar has reported a loss of €21 million for the first quarter of 2018. The figure compares to a loss of €6 million for the same period last year. Revenue at the car rental giant was €556 million for the first three months of the financial year, up 28 per cent at constant exchange rates.

Olivier Boucher, regional director, MEA, Europcar

Olivier Boucher, regional director, MEA, Europcar

30 April 2018 Videos

Olivier Boucher, regional director for the Middle East & Africa at car rental giant Europcar, tells Breaking Travel News how important it is for the company to defend its title of Middle East’s Leading Car Rental Company at the World Travel Awards.

Sauteret takes over as communications director at Europcar

Sauteret takes over as communications director at Europcar

27 April 2018 Rail & Coach News

Europcar Group has announced the appointment of Valérie Sauteret to the role of group communications director. Her main mission will be to promote through communications the strategic ambitions of the group, in particular its development in its core business and the strengthening of its position as a major player in new mobility solutions.

Europcar refocuses low-cost car rental activities

Europcar refocuses low-cost car rental activities

29 March 2018 Car Rental News

The low-cost car rental segment is one of the most dynamic in Europe, representing approximately €1.5 billion, enjoying a historical 12 per cent annual growth rate and expected to continue to grow at a similar pace, especially in leisure destinations like France, Spain, Italy, UK, Portugal, Greece and Turkey.

Europcar signs away stake in car2go Europe

Europcar signs away stake in car2go Europe

1 March 2018 Car Rental News

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.